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Askina Calgitrol AG Silver Alginate 10x10cm

Product Code : 28390104

Supplier Part : 6211010
Brand : Askina
Category : Wound Management > Dressings > Antimicrobial Silver

Unit : Pk 10

Bulk Unit : 6 per Case
 

Silver alginate dressings

Description

Askina® Calgitrol® patented matrix formulation combines calcium alginate and silver alginate with 10% of bonded water. In contact with exudate, the alginate matrix forms a soft gel allowing the liberation of silver ions.
Askina® Calgitrol® Ag is a technologically advanced wound dressing that incorporates the barrier effectiveness of ionic silver with the absorption capabilities of calcium alginate and polyurethane foam.
 

Advantages

  • Highly efficient
  • No activation needed: ready to use
  • Immediately active – significant reduction of bacterial load within first 30 minutes
  • Active against broad spectrum of microorganisms, including MRSA
  • Sustainable antimicrobial effectiveness for up to 7 days
  • Atraumatic removal
  • Non-staining

Indication

Infected or critically colonized, moderately to heavily exuding wounds: stage I-IV pressure ulcers, venous and arterial leg ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, 2nd degree burns, traumatic wounds and donor sites

Contraindication

  • Should not be used on patients with a known sensitivity to alginates or silver
  • Should not be used where the presence of metals is contraindicated
  • Contraindicated for ulcers resulting from infection, such as tuberculosis, syphilis, or deep fungal infection, and for third degree burns
  • Do not use if pack is damaged or opened
 
 
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