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Mesalt® Sodium Chloride Impregnated Gauze

Mesalt® Sodium Chloride Impregnated Gauze helps stimulate the cleansing of moist necrosis (slough) in draining infected wounds. Upon contact with wound moisture, sodium chloride is released.

Mölnlycke Health Care US, LLC

Mölnlycke Health Care US is the supplier of innovative, high-quality wound management products that provide a holistic and caring approach to the patient and to gentle wound healing. Safetac® products feature a unique, patented soft silicone technology.
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• Sodium chloride is released on contact with moisture to promote wound healing
• Absorbs exudate, bacteria and necrotic material away from wound
• Stimulates the cleansing of wounds in the inflammatory phase
• Facilities the natural wound healing process
• Easy application


Mesalt® Sodium Chloride Impregnated Gauze is indicated for use on heavily draining and discharging infected wounds in the inflammatory phase, deep cavity wounds, pressure injuries and surgical wounds.

Warnings and Precautions

Mesalt® Sodium Chloride Impregnated Gauze is not to be used on lightly exuding or dry wounds.

How Supplied/Sizing
4"x4" (2"x2" folded), 6"x6" (3"x3" folded), 8"x8" (4"x4" folded). Ribbon: (3/4)"x39".
Product features
cancel Antimicrobial format available
check_circle Conforms readily to wound
check_circle Cuttable
check_circle Flexible
check_circle Intact when saturated
cancel Moisture vapor permeable
cancel Moldable
check_circle Non-linting
check_circle One-piece removal
cancel Packing strips
check_circle Secondary dressing required
check_circle Usable on infected wounds
cancel Variety of sizes
Other features
check_circle Educational Material Available
check_circle Free Samples/Trials Available
check_circle Published Clinical Article Available
Recommended Use

Cavity Wounds
Infected Wounds
Moderate/Highly Exudating Wounds
Pressure Ulcers
Surgical Wounds

Mode of Use/Application

Clean the wound and open the package. Apply or loosely pack Mesalt® (dry) to the wound. Do not soak beforehand. Apply an appropriate cover dressing, depending on the amount of exudate.

Removal & Change Frequency

Change daily or more often if necessary, depending on the amount of drainage.

Additional Recommended Dressings

Apply an appropriate cover dressing, depending on the amount of exudate.

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