Kendall™ AMD Antimicrobial Foam Dressing
Kendall™ AMD Antimicrobial Foam Dressing features a hydrophilic foam to help simultaneously manage moisture and bacteria. Impregnated with 0.5% polyhexamethylene biguanide (PHMB).
• Supports a moist and bactericidal environment
• Absorbs wound fluid
• PHMB binds to foam material and kills bacteria
• Effective against gram positive and gram negative bacteria
• Effective against repeated contamination for up to seven days
Kendall™ AMD antimicrobial foam dressings are indicated for use in management of post-surgical incisions, pressure ulcers, venous insufficiency ulcers, diabetic ulcers, donor sites, abrasions, lacerations, first- and second-degree burns, dermatologic disorders, other wounds inflicted by trauma and, as a secondary dressing or cover dressing for packed wounds.
Dressings are not intended as a primary treatment for infections.
If clinical signs of infection are present, please consult a physician.
Do not use as a primary treatment for full third-degree burns.
Do not use on patients with known sensitivity to PHMB.
Do not use if primary package is damaged.
For external use only.
Do not re-sterilize.
Single use only.
0.5% Polyhexamethylene biguanide (PHMB)
|Absorptive dressing format|
|Alginate dressing format|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 3 days|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 48 hours|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 7 days||●|
|Collagen dressing format|
|Composite dressing format|
|Contact layer dressing format|
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|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|
|Transparent film dressing format|
|Wound filler dressing format|
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|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
|Published Clinical Article Available||●|
First- and Second-Degree Burns
The dressings may be used for up to seven days.
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