HYCOL™ Hydrolyzed Collagen Gel is a hydrolyzed collagen wound dressing (approximately 65% type I collagen). Appropriate for light to moderately exudative wounds.
• Maintains a moist wound environment conducive to healing
• Will conform to any shape for hard to reach wounds
• Preservative- and synthetic-free, safe and non-toxic
• Donates moisture
• May be used in all wound phases
• Easy to apply
HYCOL™ Hydrolyzed Collagen Gel is indicated for use on pressure ulcers, traumatic wounds, diabetic ulcers, first- and second-degree burns, venous insufficiency ulcers, ulcers due to arterial insufficiency, superficial wounds and surgical wounds.
Contraindicated for use on persons with known sensitivities to bovine or collagen products. Not indicated for use on third-degree burns.
Store at room temperature and protect from freezing.
|Antimicrobial format available|
|Compatible w/ topicals|
|Conforms readily to wound||●|
|Gels on contact w/ exudate|
|Limited shelf life|
|Secondary dressing required||●|
|Usable on infected wounds|
|Variety of sizes|
|Educational Material Available||●|
|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
|Published Clinical Article Available||●|
First- and Second-Degree Burns
Non/Minimally Exudating Wounds
It is recommended that the wound bed be debrided of any necrotic or sloughy fibrotic tissue. Cleanse the wound per facility protocol. Apply HYCOL™ Hydrolyzed Collagen Gel to cover the entire wound bed and the edges of the wound, including any areas of undermining or tunneling. Cover with an appropriate non-adherent secondary dressing. Infected wounds are treated per physician direction.
Reapply a minimum of two to three times per week or as necessary.
Cover with an appropriate dressing per facility protocol that provides a moist wound healing environment.