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DryMax Extra™

DryMax Extra™ is a thin, sterile, super absorbent single-use dressing that absorbs wound fluid and retains it in a super absorbent core, preventing maceration.

MPM Medical

MPM Medical develops and markets wound care and incontinence care products nationally.
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• Absorbs wound fluid and retains it in a super absorbent core
• Bacteria from wound exudate are absorbed into the product core
• Can be used under compression
• Absorption and retention capacity reduces number of dressing changes


DryMax Extra™ is indicated for use on exuding wounds such as chronic wounds, leg ulcers, pressure injuries and diabetic foot ulcers.


DryMax Extra™ should not be used on low-exudating wounds, eyes, mucous membranes, tendons or wound cavities.

Warnings and Precautions

Do not use on persons with known sensitivity to dressing or components. Do not reuse. Do not use if package is damaged.

Storage Requirements

Temperature limitations: 47°F-86°F. Relative humidity: 20%-60%.

How Supplied/Sizing
Sheet: 4"x4", 4"x8", 8"x8".
Product features
cancel Adhesive border
cancel Antimicrobial format available
cancel Compatible w/ topicals
cancel Cuttable
check_circle Flexible
check_circle Intact when saturated
check_circle Moisture vapor permeable
cancel Non-linting
check_circle One-piece removal
check_circle Secondary dressing required
cancel Self-adhering
cancel Silicone-based adhesive
cancel Usable on infected wounds
check_circle Variety of sizes
Other features
check_circle Educational Material Available
check_circle Free Samples/Trials Available
cancel Published Clinical Article Available
Recommended Use

Acute Wounds
Chronic Wounds
Deep Wounds
Dehisced Wounds
Diabetic Foot
Granulating/Epithelializing Wounds
Infected Wounds
Moderate/Highly Exudating Wounds
Palliative Wounds
Pressure Ulcers
Surgical Wounds
Traumatic Wounds
Venous Ulcers

Mode of Use/Application

Choose dressing based on wound size - the core edge of the dressing should overlap the wound by a minimum of 2cm. Must be in close contact with wound bed or primary dressing. Secure in place. May be used with compression therapy.

Removal & Change Frequency

Should be monitored regularly in accordance with best practice in the management of exuding wounds to avoid complete saturation.

Additional Recommended Dressings

Non-adherent wound cover or compression wrap.


Sodium polyacrylate polymers and cellulose fibers encased in a nonwoven polypropylene material

Clinically Tested


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