McKesson Collagen Dressing Powder is 100% bovine type I collagen that maintains a soft, moist wound environment in the presence of exudate. Convenient powder solution conforms easily to a wound without having to cut and size a sheet dressing.
• No chemicals added in the manufacturing process
• Topically applied and designed to come into contact with wound exudate
• Maintains a moist wound environment at the wound surface to help promote healing
• Powder conforms easily to a wound without having to cut and size a sheet dressing
Management of partial- and full-thickness wounds including pressure (stage 1-4) and venous ulcers, ulcers caused by mixed vascular etiologies, venous stasis and diabetic ulcers, first- and second-degree burns, cuts, abrasions and surgical wounds.
Patients with a known allergy or sensitivity to animal-derived collagen or any other ingredient or on third-degree burns. This product has not been studied in pediatric populations and is intended only for use in adult patients.
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including mercury, which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or reproductive harm. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
PRECAUTION: McKesson Collagen Dressing Powder should not be used on people sensitive to bovine products. Discontinue use and contact a physician if excessive redness, pain, swelling, blistering, infection or other unexpected symptoms occur or if there is no sign of healing. Avoid contact with eyes; flush thoroughly with water if this occurs.
Do not store above 77°F (25°C). Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area. Discard any open unused product.
100% type I bovine native collagen
|Antimicrobial format available|
|Compatible w/ topicals|
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|Gels on contact w/ exudate||●|
|Limited shelf life|
|Secondary dressing required||●|
|Usable on infected wounds|
|Variety of sizes|
|Educational Material Available||●|
|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
|Published Clinical Article Available|
1. Cleanse wound site with gentle cleanser.
2. Apply McKesson Collagen Dressing Powder in a layer approximately (1/4)" thick; do not pack tightly. Cover with a secondary dressing; repeat process as needed. Collagen can be applied daily, depending on the wound severity.
Dressings should always be changed within seven days. Collagen should only be used under the supervision of a health care practitioner, whether short-term for four weeks or long-term until the wound heals.
Cover with an appropriate secondary dressing depending on the amount of exudate and frequency of dressing change.
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