Gentell Calcium Alginate Ag (silver) Dressing
Gentell Calcium Alginate Ag (silver) Dressings are a sterile, antimicrobial fiber-structured alginate with high absorbency. Fights bacteria and a broad spectrum of microorganisms while absorbing and containing exudate in a moist healing environment.
• Uniformly absorbs and contains up to 20 times its weight in wound exudates
• Controlled silver release provides antimicrobial protection to the wound
• Reduces odor primarily caused by bacteria
Gentell Calcium Alginate Ag (silver) Dressing is intended for application in dry form on shallow wounds including leg ulcers, pressure ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers and surgical wounds. May also be used for minor conditions such as lacerations, abrasions, skin tears and minor burns.
|Absorptive dressing format|
|Alginate dressing format||●|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 3 days|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 7 days|
|Collagen dressing format|
|Composite dressing format|
|Contact layer dressing format|
|Foam dressing format|
|Gauze or non-woven dressing format|
|Hydrogel (amorphous) dressing format|
|Hydrogel (impregnated) dressing format|
|Hydrogel (sheet) dressing format|
|Impregnated dressing format|
|Moisture vapor permeable|
|Secondary dressing required||●|
|Sustained release formula|
|Wound filler dressing format|
|Educational Material Available||●|
|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
|Published Clinical Article Available|
Moderate/Highly Exudating Wounds
Flush the wound with Gentell Wound Cleanser and gently dry the skin surrounding the wound site. Choose appropriately Gentell Calcium Alginate Ag dressing. Apply appropriately sized cover dressing. If used as a secondary dressing, apply directly over primary treatment. Repeat daily or as ordered.
Change daily or as ordered by a physician.
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