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Sorbalgon® is a calcium alginate dressing that turns into a gel in wound exudate.


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• Maintains contact with the wound base reducing the potential of a moist chamber
• Avoids pain during dressing changes
• Protects wound edges against maceration
• Supports the healing of bleeding wounds
• May be left in place for several days
• Maintains a moist wound environment


Sorbalgon® is indicated for the management of moderately to heavily exuding partial- to full-thickness wounds, including: postoperative wounds, traumatic wounds, leg ulcers, pressure injuries, diabetic ulcers, cavity wounds, graft, and donor sites.


Do not use Sorbalgon® alginate dressings on dry wounds or infected wounds.

Warnings and Precautions

• This product is for single patient and for external use only
• Sorbalgon® Calcium Alginate Dressings are intended for use up to 7 days. Continuous patient use cannot exceed 30 days
• Do not use if the pouch is damaged or opened
• Not recommended for wounds requiring surgery to achieve hemostasis
• If redness or allergic symptoms appear, discontinue use of the dressing
• Store Sorbalgon® in a cool and dry place. Avoid light

Storage Requirements

Store at room temperature. Avoid direct sunlight and moisture. Do not use if package is damaged.

How Supplied/Sizing
2"x2", 4"x4", 4"x5", 4"x8". Ribbon: 1"x12".
Product features
check_circle Antimicrobial format available
check_circle Conforms readily to wound
check_circle Cuttable
check_circle Flexible
check_circle Hemostatic
check_circle Intact when saturated
check_circle Moisture vapor permeable
check_circle Moldable
check_circle One-piece removal
check_circle Rope
check_circle Secondary dressing required
check_circle Usable on infected wounds
check_circle Variety of sizes
Other features
cancel Educational Material Available
check_circle Free Samples/Trials Available
cancel Published Clinical Article Available
Recommended Use

Acute Wounds
Cavity Wounds
Chronic Wounds
Deep Wounds
Moderate/Highly Exudating Wounds
Pressure Ulcers
Venous Ulcers

Clinically Tested


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