Suprasorb® A + Ag is a soft, conformable calcium alginate dressing with silver for the management of moderately to highly exuding wounds, including wounds that may be infected or at risk for infection.
• High absorption capacity
• Forms moist, conformable gel on contact with exudate or blood
• Broad-spectrum antimicrobial effect including against Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli
• Soft structure is highly conformable and packs easily
Suprasorb® A + Ag Calcium Alginate Dressing with Antimicrobial Silver is indicated for the management of moderately to highly exuding acute and chronic wounds such as: pressure injuries, venous ulcers, skin donor sites, and post-operative wounds, including wounds that may be infected or at risk for infection.
Contraindicated for patients with a known sensitivity to the dressing components.
Not for use on dry wounds.
No adverse effects/reactions have been reported.
No storage restrictions.
|Absorptive dressing format|
|Alginate dressing format||●|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 48 hours|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 3 days|
|Antimicrobial effects up to 7 days||●|
|Collagen dressing format|
|Composite dressing format|
|Contact layer dressing format|
|Foam dressing format|
|Gauze or non-woven dressing format|
|Gelling fiber dressing format|
|Hydrogel (amorphous) dressing format|
|Hydrogel (impregnated) dressing format|
|Hydrogel (sheet) dressing format|
|Impermeable to outside contaminants|
|Impregnated dressing format|
|Moisture vapor permeable||●|
|Secondary dressing required||●|
|Super absorbent polymers|
|Sustained release formula||●|
|Transparent film dressing format|
|Wound filler dressing format|
|Educational Material Available|
|Free Samples/Trials Available||●|
|Published Clinical Article Available|
Moderate/Highly Exudating Wounds
Skin Donor Sites
Cleanse wound using existing clinical protocols. The surrounding skin should be clean and dry. Place Suprasorb® A + Ag Calcium Alginate Dressing with Antimicrobial Silver on the wound. For deep or cavity wounds, use the rope dressing. Secure with secondary dressing.
May be left in place for up to 7 days or until saturated.
Calcium alginate fiber with 1.5% silver.
L&R USA, Inc. (L&R) is part of a leading global medical device company, which has been delivering high-quality health care products for over 160 years. L&R USA, Inc. is dedicated to providing health care professionals product solutions in the treatment of wounds, edema, venous disease, and lymphedema to improve patient care and outcomes.