Opticell® uses unique Chytoform™ Technology to control minor bleeding and provide an optimal moist wound healing environment while intimately conforming to a wound bed.
• Controls minor bleeding
• Reinforced ribbon
• Highly absorbent and conformable
• Chytoform® gelling fiber technology
• No lateral wicking - limits maceration
• Gentle removal from the wound
Opticell® is indicated for use on partial- and full-thickness wounds, first- and second-degree burns, diabetic foot ulcers, venous ulcers, pressure ulcers, surgical wounds, donor sites and arterial and leg ulcers.
Not intended for use on third-degree burns or individuals with a known sensitivity to chitosan.
Protect from freezing, avoid excessive heat.
|Antimicrobial format available|
|Conforms readily to wound||●|
|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||●|
First- and Second-Degree Burns
Moderate/Highly Exudating Wounds
Cleanse the wound with an appropriate wound cleanser. Remove Opticell® from the package and place gently over wound. Opticell® may be pre-moistened with sterile saline before application on dry wounds. Cover with an appropriate secondary dressing. Opticell® may be moistened to ease removal if necessary.
May be left in place for up to seven days.
Optifoam® Gentle or other appropriate secondary dressing.