Silver-Sept® Silver Antimicrobial Skin & Wound Gel
Silver-Sept® Silver Antimicrobial Skin & Wound Gel is a clear, amorphous hydrogel with long-lasting, antimicrobial barrier properties, including the antibiotic resistant strains MRSA and VRE.
• 200mcg/gram of silver
• Functions as a long-lasting, antimicrobial barrier (72 hours)
• Inhibits the growth of bacteria including the antibiotic strains MRSA and VRE
• Won't stain or discolor tissue
For OTC use, Silver-Sept® Silver Antimicrobial Skin & Wound Gel may be used for: abrasions and lacerations.
Under the supervision of a health care professional, Silver-Sept® may be used for: diabetic foot, leg and pressure (stages I-IV) ulcers; superficial (first-degree) and partial-thickness (second-degree) burns; graft and donor sites.
Contraindicated for use on moderate to severely exudating wounds.
For external use only. Not for ophthalmic use.
|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|
|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||●|
|Transparent film dressing format|
|Wound filler dressing format|
|Educational Material Available||●|
|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
|Published Clinical Article Available|
Non/Minimally Exudating Wounds
Partial- and Full-Thickness Wounds
Cleanse or debride wound as necessary. Apply a generous amount of Silver-Sept® Gel directly into wound bed (1/8" to 3/16"). Maintain a moist wound environment between dressing changes. Cover with a sterile gauze or other appropriate secondary dressing and secure in place.
Apply a thin coating of Silver-Sept® to peristomal area, and allow to dry. Apply ostomy appliance.
Cleanse affected area with appropriate skin cleanser, and allow to dry. Apply a thin coating of Silver-Sept® and repeat as necessary.
Silver-Sept® Silver Antimicrobial Skin & Wound Gel may remain in the wound bed for up to 72 hours. More frequent dressing changes may be required dependent upon the amount of wound exudate present and the condition of the secondary dressing.