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Silverlon® Island Wound & Surgical Dressings

Silverlon® Island Wound & Surgical Dressings are multiple layer and incorporate a silver wound contact layer, an absorbent rayon pad covered with a film transparent (urethane) layer and an adhesive border.

Argentum Medical, LLC

Argentum Medical, LLC is the manufacturer of the Silverlon™ family of advanced seven day use antimicrobial metallic silver burn, wound, surgical, negative pressure and IV catheter dressings.
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• Non-adherent wound contact layer
• Provides effective protection against microbial contamination
• Permits passage of wound exudate
• Elastomeric fabric adhesive tape allows for easy application


For OTC use, Silverlon® Island Wound Dressing may be used for: minor cuts, scrapes, abrasions and burns; animal bites.
Under the supervision of a health care professional, Silverlon® Island Wound Dressing may be used for: vascular access, central, arterial and venous IV sites; IV injection sites; abrasions; lacerations, partial-thickness (second-degree) burns; wound drain sites; surgical incisions; venous insufficiency, diabetic and pressure ulcers; animal bites.


Contraindicated for use on individuals with a known sensitivity to nylon or silver.

Warnings and Precautions

Do not remove the Silverlon® Island Wound Dressing while dry or if Silverlon® is sticking. If sticking occurs, rewet and saturate the Silverlon® Dressing and wait until it can easily be removed.

How Supplied/Sizing
4"x4", 4"x6", 4"x10", 4"x12", 4"x14", 6"x6".
Product features
check_circle Absorptive dressing format
cancel Alginate dressing format
cancel Antimicrobial effects up to 48 hours
cancel Antimicrobial effects up to 3 days
check_circle Antimicrobial effects up to 7 days
cancel Bacterial binding
cancel Bacterial trapping
cancel Bactericidal
check_circle Bactericidal broad-spectrum
cancel Bacteriostatic
cancel Collagen dressing format
cancel Composite dressing format
cancel Contact layer dressing format
cancel Foam dressing format
cancel Fungicidal
cancel Gauze or non-woven dressing format
cancel Gelling fiber dressing format
cancel Hydrogel (amorphous) dressing format
cancel Hydrogel (impregnated) dressing format
cancel Hydrogel (sheet) dressing format
cancel Impermeable to outside contaminants
cancel Impregnated dressing format
cancel Microbicidal
check_circle Moisture vapor permeable
cancel Secondary dressing required
cancel Silicone-based adhesive
cancel Sporicidal
cancel Super absorbent polymers
check_circle Sustained release formula
cancel Transparent film dressing format
cancel Virucidal
cancel Wound filler dressing format
Other features
cancel Educational Material Available
check_circle Free Samples/Trials Available
check_circle Published Clinical Article Available
Recommended Use

Acute Wounds
Chronic Wounds

Mode of Use/Application

Choose a Silverlon® dressing that covers the wound bed and up to 1cm-2cm (1/2"-1") of normal skin around the wound. Place silver side down onto the wound. The effectiveness of the dressing is increased by wetting the Silverlon® Pad.

Removal & Change Frequency

Gently remove Silverlon®. If wound or dressing appears dry, add water or saline to the dressing. Dispose of Silverlon®. The dressings may be left in place for up to seven days.

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