MANUKAtex® is a permeable non-adherent primary dressing with active medical grade Manuka honey. The dressing consists of ManukaMed® honey impregnated into an acetate gauze. Dressing properties cause honey to gel with wound fluid and create an easy to remove Manuka honey dressing.
• Maintains a moist environment conducive to healing
• Gels on absorption of exudates
• Protects newly formed tissue
MANUKAtex® wound dressings are for use in moist wound management.
Under the supervision of a health care professional, MANUKAtex® wound dressings may be used for: leg ulcers, pressure ulcers, first- and second-degree burns (superficial and partial-thickness), diabetic foot ulcers, surgical wounds, and traumatic wounds.
Do not use if patient is allergic to honey.
|Alginate dressing format|
|Compatible w/ topicals|
|Foam dressing format|
|Gauze or non-woven dressing format||●|
|Intact when saturated||●|
|Moisture vapor permeable||●|
|Secondary dressing required||●|
|Usable on infected wounds||●|
|Variety of sizes||●|
|Educational Material Available||●|
|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
|Published Clinical Article Available|
Non/Minimally Exudating Wounds
Apply MANUKAtex® dressing directly to wound bed.
Daily or as needed. MANUKAtex® can stay in place up to seven days, but change if dressing becomes pale or lifts from the wound. If dressing is dry, saturate with saline solution and gently remove.
ManukaMed USA is an advanced health care company that develops products using medical grade Manuka honey appropriate for medical applications.