Ag+ Powder with Calcium Phosphate is an ionic silver in alginate powder base that delivers antimicrobial action and fluid management for difficult-to-dress areas for up to five days.
• Manages bacterial burden
• Continuous antimicrobial protection
• Extended wear time
• Can convert any other dressing to an antimicrobial dressing
Ag+ Powder with Calcium Phosphate is intended for use on pressure ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, partial- and full-thickness wounds, leg ulcers, negative pressure wound therapy, grafted wounds, donor sites, lacerations, abrasions and first- and second-degree burns.
Contraindicated for third-degree burns, patients with a known sensitivity to silver or for use as a surgical implant. Do not use topical antibiotics in conjunction with Ag+ Powder with Calcium Phosphate.
The use of a dust respirator and goggles is recommended if process is dusty.
|Absorptive dressing format|
|Alginate dressing format||●|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 48 hours|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 3 days|
|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|
|Gelling fiber dressing format|
|Hydrogel (amorphous) dressing format|
|Hydrogel (impregnated) dressing format|
|Hydrogel (sheet) dressing format|
|Impermeable to outside contaminants|
|Impregnated dressing format|
|Moisture vapor permeable|
|Secondary dressing required||●|
|Super absorbent polymers|
|Sustained release formula||●|
|Transparent film dressing format|
|Wound filler dressing format|
|Educational Material Available||●|
|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
|Published Clinical Article Available||●|
Moderate/Highly Exudating Wounds
Ag+ Powder with Calcium Phosphate may be left in place for up to five days.
Optifoam Gentle®, Opticell® Ag+, Bordered Gauze