SILVERCEL™ Antimicrobial Alginate Dressing
SILVERCEL™ Antimicrobial Alginate Dressing is a sterile, non-woven pad composed of a high G (guluronic acid) alginate, carboxymethylcellulose (CMC) and silver-coated nylon fibers.
• Unique composition manages exudate in moderate to heavily exuding wounds, promoting a favorable environment for effective wound management
• Effective protection against more than 150 wound pathogens
• Sustained release of silver ions for up to 7 days
• Minimizes the risk of maceration and leakage
• Suitable for use under compression bandaging
SILVERCEL™ Antimicrobial Alginate Dressing is an effective barrier to bacterial penetration. The barrier functions of the dressing may help reduce infection in moderate to heavily exuding partial- and full-thickness wounds, including: pressure ulcers, venous ulcers, diabetic ulcers, donor sites, and traumatic and surgical wounds.
Indicated for external use only.
|Absorptive dressing format|
|Alginate dressing format||●|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 3 days|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 48 hours|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 7 days||●|
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|Composite dressing format|
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|Gauze or non-woven dressing format|
|Hydrogel (amorphous) dressing format|
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|Hydrogel (sheet) dressing format|
|Impregnated dressing format|
|Moisture vapor permeable|
|Secondary dressing required||●|
|Sustained release formula||●|
|Wound filler dressing format|
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|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
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Acelity provides a trusted and complementary portfolio of advanced wound therapeutics and regenerative medicine solutions from KCI, LifeCell and Systagenix for customers and patients in more than 70 countries worldwide.