AMERX® Calcium Alginate Dressings
AMERX® Calcium Alginate Dressings feature a sterile, conformable pad that enhances patient comfort. Quickly forms a hydrophilic gel to protect and cover the wound bed. Easy to pack, tuck or apply over irregularly shaped wounds.
• Sterile, highly absorbent dressing quickly forms a hydrophilic gel to create and maintain a moist wound enviroment
• Soft, conformable pad enhances patient comfort
• Easy to pack, tuck or apply over irregularly shaped wounds
AMERX® Calcium Alginate Dressings is for use as a primary dressing over moderate to heavy exudating wounds.
Contraindicated for use on third-degree burns, dry or low exudating wounds, or patients with known sensitivities to dressing components.
Should any signs of redness or irritation occur, discontinue use and consult a health care professional.
Store in a cool, dry space. Avoid storage in direct sunlight.
|Antimicrobial format available|
|Conforms readily to wound||●|
|Intact when saturated||●|
|Moisture vapor permeable|
|Secondary dressing required||●|
|Usable on infected wounds||●|
|Variety of sizes||●|
Cuts and Abrasions
Post-Operative Surgical Wounds
Select a dressing size based on the size of the wound surface. Cleanse the wound. Place dressing directly into the wound. Any overlap may be folded into the wound or cut away with sterile scissors.
Change the dressing as indicated by the amount of drainage.
Amerx advanced wound care products - AmeriGel® Hydrogel Wound Dressing, Helix3™ Bioactive Collagen and new AMERX® Advanced Wound Dressings - are designed to meet the needs of today's wound care professionals.