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Optifoam® Gentle

Optifoam® Gentle is a foam dressing that has a silicone adhesive border, waterproof backing and can stay in place up to 7 days, depending on the amount of wound drainage.

Medline Industries, Inc.

Medline Industries, Inc. offers innovative products and services for wound and skin care.
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• Highly absorbent and helps create an ideal healing environment
• Highly conformable border can be lifted and reapplied
• Moisture vapor transmission rate adjusts to fluid level
• Silicone border provides gentle adhesion
• Waterproof outer layer protects wound
• Outer layer provides for low friction and shear
• Minimizes damage to fragile skin
• Will not curl at edges


Optifoam® Gentle is indicated for use on pressure ulcers, partial- and full-thickness wounds, leg ulcers, donor sites, lacerations and abrasions, skin tears, and first- and second-degree burns.


Contraindicated for third-degree burns and lesions with active vasculitis.

How Supplied/Sizing
4"x4", 6"x6".
Product features
check_circle Adhesive border
cancel Antimicrobial format available
check_circle Compatible w/ topicals
cancel Cuttable
check_circle Flexible
check_circle Intact when saturated
check_circle Moisture vapor permeable
cancel Odor-reducing
check_circle One-piece removal
cancel Pressure redistribution
cancel Secondary dressing required
check_circle Self-adhering
check_circle Silicone-based adhesive
cancel Surfactant impregnated
check_circle Usable on infected wounds
check_circle Variety of sizes
Recommended Use

Acute Wounds
Chronic Wounds
Deep 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
Venous Ulcers

Removal & Change Frequency

Can remain in place up to 7 days, depending on amount of drainage.

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