Suprasorb® A + Ag Calcium Alginate Dressing with Antimicrobial Silver
Suprasorb® A + Ag is a soft, conformable calcium alginate dressing with silver for the management of moderate 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 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 moderate to highly exuding acute and chronic wounds including: pressure ulcers, 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 up to seven 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 healthcare 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.