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McKesson Collagen Dressing Powder

McKesson Collagen Dressing Powder is 100% bovine type I collagen that maintains a soft, moist wound environment in the presence of exudate. Convenient powder solution conforms easily to a wound without having to cut and size a sheet dressing.

McKesson Medical-Surgical

McKesson Medical-Surgical offers comprehensive product and technology solutions for long-term care facilities, home health agencies, and home medical equipment suppliers to help streamline processes, enhance the quality of care, and reduce costs.
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• No chemicals added in the manufacturing process
• Topically applied and designed to come into contact with wound exudate
• Maintains a moist wound environment at the wound surface to help promote healing
• Powder conforms easily to a wound without having to cut and size a sheet dressing


McKesson Collagen Dressing Powder is indicated for the management of partial- and full-thickness wounds including pressure (stage 1-4) and venous ulcers, ulcers caused by mixed vascular etiologies, venous stasis and diabetic ulcers, first- and second-degree burns, cuts, abrasions, and surgical wounds.


Patients with a known allergy or sensitivity to animal-derived collagen or any other ingredient or on third-degree burns. This product has not been studied in pediatric populations and is intended only for use in adult patients.

Warnings and Precautions

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including mercury, which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or reproductive harm. For more information, go to

PRECAUTION: McKesson Collagen Dressing Powder should not be used on people sensitive to bovine products. Discontinue use and contact a physician if excessive redness, pain, swelling, blistering, infection, or other unexpected symptoms occur or if there is no sign of healing. Avoid contact with eyes; flush thoroughly with water if this occurs.

Storage Requirements

Do not store above 77°F (25°C). Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area. Discard any open unused product.

Inactive Ingredients

100% type I bovine native collagen

How Supplied/Sizing
Packet: 1g.
Product features
cancel Antimicrobial format available
cancel Compatible w/ topicals
check_circle Conforms readily to wound
cancel Cuttable
cancel Flexible
check_circle Gels on contact w/ exudate
cancel Limited shelf life
check_circle Moldable
check_circle Powder
cancel Rope
check_circle Secondary dressing required
cancel Silicone-based adhesive
cancel Usable on infected wounds
cancel Variety of sizes
Other features
check_circle Educational Material Available
check_circle Free Samples/Trials Available
cancel Published Clinical Article Available
Recommended Use

Diabetic Foot
Pressure Ulcers
Superficial Wounds
Surgical Wounds
Venous Ulcers

Mode of Use/Application

1. Cleanse wound site with gentle cleanser.
2. Apply McKesson Collagen Dressing Powder in a layer approximately (1/4)" thick; do not pack tightly. Cover with a secondary dressing; repeat process as needed. Collagen can be applied daily, depending on the wound severity.

Removal & Change Frequency

Dressings should always be changed within 7 days. Collagen should only be used under the supervision of a health care practitioner, whether short-term for 4 weeks or long-term until the wound heals.

Additional Recommended Dressings

Cover with an appropriate secondary dressing depending on the amount of exudate and frequency of dressing change.


12 months

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