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TenderWet® Active

TenderWet® Active is a super absorbent polymer gel covered with knitted fabric and pre-activated with Ringer's solution. Creates an interactive, rinsing action for autolytic debridement.

Medline Industries, Inc.

Medline Industries, Inc. offers innovative products and services for wound and skin care.
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• Will not stick to the wound to help ease pain of dressing changes
• Helps create an ideal moist healing environment
• Ringer's solution creates a gentle rinsing effect
• Absorbs harmful bacteria and dead tissue
• Easy application and removal
• Sterile and not made with natural rubber latex
• High fluid retention


TenderWet® Active is indicated for the wet management of dry, light and moderately exudating partial- and full-thickness wounds such as minor burns, superficial injuries, lacerations, cuts, abrasions, incisions/surgical wounds, and skin tears. May also be used under the direction of a health care professional for chronic wounds such as pressure injuries, lower extremity ulcers, venous ulcers, arterial ulcers, diabetic ulcers, and ulcers of mixed etiology.

How Supplied/Sizing
3"x3", 3"x8", 4"x5". Round: 1.6", 2.2". Cavity and regular styles.
Product features
cancel Antimicrobial format available
check_circle Conforms readily to wound
cancel Cuttable
cancel Flexible
check_circle Intact when saturated
check_circle Moisture vapor permeable
check_circle Moldable
cancel Non-linting
check_circle One-piece removal
cancel Packing strips
check_circle Secondary dressing required
check_circle Usable on infected wounds
check_circle Variety of sizes
Other features
check_circle Educational Material Available
check_circle Free Samples/Trials Available
check_circle Published Clinical Article Available
Recommended Use

Chronic Wounds
Infected Wounds
Non/Minimally Exudating Wounds
Moderate/Highly Exudating Wounds
Palliative Wounds
Pressure Ulcers
Sloughy Wounds
Superficial Wounds
Surgical Wounds
Venous Ulcers

Removal & Change Frequency

TenderWet® may be left in place for up to 24 hours. Dressing change frequency will depend on the amount of drainage.

Additional Recommended Dressings

Use an appropriate secondary dressing, depending on drainage.

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