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Hydrofera Blue READY-Border®

Hydrofera Blue READY-Border® is a non-cytotoxic solution for secure wound protection and atraumatic dressing removal. No silicone interface on the foam allows intimate contact of the foam to the wound bed with uninterrupted absorption of exudate.


Hydrofera, LLC and BSN Medical Inc. are Essity-owned companies. Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company dedicated to improving well-being through products and solutions. They provide high quality wound and incontinence care, orthopedic, and compression products. Essity sells in approximately 150 countries under leading global brands Cutimed®, Hydrofera Blue®, Leukoplast®, JOBST®, Delta-Cast®, and TENA®.
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• Non-cytotoxic
• Compatible with growth factors, enzymatic debriders, and hyperbaric oxygen therapy
• Ideal for clinicians looking for an alternative to silver dressings


Hydrofera Blue READY-Border® is indicated for use on pressure injuries, diabetic ulcers, venous stasis ulcers, arterial ulcers, superficial burns, donor sites, skin grafts, post-surgical incisions, traumatic wounds, skin tears, abrasions, and lacerations.


The dressings are not indicated for third-degree burns.
The dressings should not be used on individuals who are sensitive to or who have had an allergic reaction to the dressing or one of its components.

Warnings and Precautions

The material is not an implant.
Do not reuse the dressing.
Product wound contact time is limited to 30 days.
The product has not been tested or evaluated on the pediatric and neonatal population.

Adverse Effects/Reactions

None known.

Storage Requirements

Keep dry. Keep away from heat.

Active Ingredients

Methylene blue, gentian violet

How Supplied/Sizing
4"x4", 5.9"x5.9", 6"x8". 10 per package.
Product features
cancel Absorptive dressing format
cancel Alginate dressing format
cancel Antimicrobial effects up to 48 hours
cancel Antimicrobial effects up to 3 days
check_circle Antimicrobial effects up to 7 days
cancel Bacterial binding
check_circle Bacterial trapping
cancel Bactericidal
cancel Bactericidal broad-spectrum
cancel Bacteriostatic
cancel Collagen dressing format
cancel Composite dressing format
cancel Contact layer dressing format
check_circle Foam dressing format
cancel Fungicidal
cancel Gauze or non-woven dressing format
cancel Gelling fiber dressing format
cancel Hydrogel (amorphous) dressing format
cancel Hydrogel (impregnated) dressing format
cancel Hydrogel (sheet) dressing format
cancel Impermeable to outside contaminants
cancel Impregnated dressing format
cancel Microbicidal
check_circle Moisture vapor permeable
cancel Secondary dressing required
check_circle Silicone-based adhesive
cancel Sporicidal
cancel Super absorbent polymers
cancel Sustained release formula
cancel Transparent film dressing format
cancel Virucidal
cancel Wound filler dressing format
Other features
check_circle Educational Material Available
check_circle Free Samples/Trials Available
check_circle Published Clinical Article Available
Recommended Use

Acute Wounds
Chronic Wounds
Dehisced Wounds
Diabetic Foot
Granulating/Epithelializing Wounds
Infected Wounds
Moderate/Highly Exudating Wounds
Non/Minimally Exudating Wounds
Palliative Wounds
Pressure Ulcers
Sloughy Wounds
Superficial Wounds
Surgical Wounds
Traumatic Wounds
Venous Ulcers

Removal & Change Frequency

Up to seven day wear time.


Polyurethane foam, polyurethane film backing with silicone adhesive border, and 2 organic dyes, methylene blue and gentian violet.

Clinically Tested


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