MANUKAtex® is a permeable non-adherent primary dressing with active medical grade Manuka honey. The dressing consists of ManukaMed® honey impregnated into an acetate gauze. Dressing properties cause honey to gel with wound fluid and create an easy to remove Manuka honey dressing.
• Maintains a moist environment conducive to healing
• Gels on absorption of exudates
• Protects newly formed tissue
MANUKAtex® wound dressings are for use in moist wound management.
Under the supervision of a health care professional, MANUKAtex® wound dressings may be used for: leg ulcers, pressure ulcers, first- and second-degree burns (superficial and partial-thickness), diabetic foot ulcers, surgical wounds, and traumatic wounds.
Do not use if patient is allergic to honey.
|Alginate dressing format|
|Compatible w/ topicals|
|Foam dressing format|
|Gauze or non-woven dressing format||●|
|Intact when saturated||●|
|Moisture vapor permeable||●|
|Secondary dressing required||●|
|Usable on infected wounds||●|
|Variety of sizes||●|
|Educational Material Available||●|
|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
|Published Clinical Article Available|
Non/Minimally Exudating Wounds
Apply MANUKAtex® dressing directly to wound bed.
Daily or as needed. MANUKAtex® can stay in place up to seven days, but change if dressing becomes pale or lifts from the wound. If dressing is dry, saturate with saline solution and gently remove.