Suprasorb® A Calcium Alginate Dressing
Suprasorb® A is a soft, conformable calcium alginate dressing derived from natural brown seaweed. Ideal for moderate to highly exuding, superficial or deep wounds.
• High absorption capacity
• Forms conformable gel on contact with exudate or blood
• Soft dressing structure provides comfort and is easily packed
• Remains intact for complete removal
Suprasorb® A Calcium Alginate Dressing is indicated for the management of moderate to highly exuding acute and chronic wounds including: pressure ulcers, venous ulcers, skin donor sites and post-operative wounds.
Not recommended for use on dry wounds.
No adverse effects/reactions have been reported.
No storage restrictions.
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|Conforms readily to wound||●|
|Intact when saturated||●|
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|Secondary dressing required||●|
|Usable on infected wounds|
|Variety of sizes||●|
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|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
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Moderate/Highly Exudating Wounds
Skin Donor Sites
Thoroughly cleanse the wound and surrounding skin prior to placing Suprasorb® A Calcium Alginate Dressing on the wound. Use the rope format for deeper wounds. Secure with a secondary dressing or bandage.
Suprasorb® A Calcium Alginate Dressing may be left in place up to seven days or until saturated.
Calcium alginate fiber
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