CHONDROPROTEC® is a polysulfated glycosaminoglycan dressing which supports or enhances the connective tissue matrix. Rehydrates dry wounds and maintains a moist healing environment.
• Creates an optimal moist healing environment
• Promotes natural autolysis by rehydrating and softening necrotic tissue and eschar thereby encouraging autolytic debridement
• Conforms to any wound site
• Easy to apply and redress
CHONDROPROTEC® is indicated for use in the management of pressure ulcers (stages 1-4), venous stasis ulcers, first- and second-degree burns, secreting and bleeding dermal lesions, trauma injuries, partial- and full-thickness wounds, surgical incisions and donor sites.
CHONDROPROTEC® is a sterile solution of polysulfated glycosaminoglycan and should be handled accordingly. Wounds that are contaminated and/or infected should be debrided prior to using the CHONDROPROTEC® product.
Store at temperatures between 15°C-30°C. Protect from freezing.
|Antimicrobial format available|
|Color change w/ moisture activation|
|Compatible w/ topicals||●|
|Gels on contact w/ exudate|
|Intact when saturated|
|Moisture vapor permeable|
|Sustained release formula|
|Usable on infected wounds|
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|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
|Published Clinical Article Available||●|
Dry Skin Conditions
Non/Minimally Exudating Wounds
Irrigate wound with normal saline solution. Either pour contents of vial or dispense from syringe to withdraw CHONDROPROTEC® and cover wound site. Cover with a non-adherent dressing. Note: subsequent applications of CHONDROPROTEC® can be through the dressing as to not disturb the wound bed.
Reapply CHONDROPROTEC® daily and redress wound site every five to seven days or as needed.
Hymed develops and manufactures collagen, hyaluronic acid and glycosaminoglycan based specialty wound care products, with a focus on combining innovative ingredients synergistically to support the connective tissue matrix.