Mepore® Film Dressing
Mepore® Film Dressing is a flexible, breathable film wound dressing. Protects the wound surface and maintains a moist wound healing environment. Provides a barrier for leakage and bacteria.
• Limits the risk for damage of newly formed tissue
• Easy application, also when wearing gloves
• Maintains a moist wound environment
• Conforms easily with body contours
• Viral and bacterial barrier
• Protects against leakage
• Skin-friendly adhesive
• Fluid impermeable
• High breathability
• Secure fixation
Mepore® Film can be used as a conformable fixation dressing to cover primary dressings, such as hydrogels, alginates, and foam dressings.
Mepore® Film is also designed for a wide range of clean wounds in the granulation phase, such as superficial burns, IV sites, abrasions, lacerations, donor sites, superficial pressure ulcers, and closed surgical wounds
Mepore® Film should not be used on full-thickness wounds involving muscle, tendon, bone or on third-degree burns.
Mepore® Film should not be applied on patients who are sensitive to acrylic adhesive.
Sterility is guaranteed unless the inner package is damaged or opened prior to use. Do not re-sterilize.
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|Usable on infected wounds|
|Variety of sizes|
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Closed Surgical Wounds
Superficial Pressure Ulcers
For the size 10cmx25cm and 15cmx20cm only: Remove center cut out paper and discard.
Remove the protection foil (printed Mepore) to expose the adhesive. Position the dressing and firmly smooth it onto the skin. Remove the paper frame. Remove the two white paper side tabs. Do not stretch the dressing when applying.
The dressing may be left in place for several days depending on the wound/skin condition, or as indicated by good clinical practice. Lift a corner of the dressing and gently pull the film along the skin (in the direction of hair growth).
Mölnlycke Health Care US is the supplier of innovative, high-quality wound management products that provide a holistic and caring approach to the patient and to gentle wound healing. Safetac® products feature a unique, patented soft silicone technology.