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Suprasorb® A Calcium Alginate Dressing

Suprasorb® A is a soft, conformable calcium alginate dressing derived from natural brown seaweed. Ideal for moderately to highly exuding superficial or deep wounds.

L&R USA, Inc.

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.
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• High absorption capacity
• Forms conformable gel on contact with exudate or blood
• Soft dressing structure provides comfort and is easily packed
• Remains intact for complete removal


Suprasorb® A Calcium Alginate Dressing is indicated for the management of moderately to highly exuding acute and chronic wounds including pressure injuries, venous ulcers, skin donor sites, and post-operative wounds.

Warnings and Precautions

Not recommended for use on dry wounds.

Adverse Effects/Reactions

No adverse effects/reactions have been reported.

Storage Requirements

No storage restrictions.

How Supplied/Sizing
2"x2", 4"x4", 4"x5", 4"x8". Rope: 12".
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
Dehisced Wounds
Diabetic Foot
Infected Wounds
Moderate/Highly Exudating Wounds
Palliative Wounds
Post-operative Wounds
Pressure Ulcers
Skin Donor Sites
Sloughy Wounds
Surgical Wounds
Venous Ulcers

Mode of Use/Application

Thoroughly cleanse the wound and surrounding skin prior to placing Suprasorb® A Calcium Alginate Dressing on the wound. Use the rope format for deeper wounds. Secure with a secondary dressing or bandage.

Removal & Change Frequency

Suprasorb® A Calcium Alginate Dressing may be left in place for up to 7 days or until saturated.


Calcium alginate fiber

Clinically Tested


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