Aquacel Ag Hydrofibre dressing is contains Sodium Carboxymethylcellulose with 1.2% ionic silver. It offers the unique gelling properties of Hydrofibre technology with the power of ionic silver. The dressing fibres of Aquacel Ag gel on contact with wound fluid by hydrophilic action. The fibres swell as they lock bacterial exudates away from the wound by vertical wicking creating a large fluid absorption capacity.
For use on Chronic wounds: leg ulcers, pressure sores, diabetic ulcers & fungating lesions.
Acute wounds: abrasions, lacerations, post-surgical wounds & partial-thickness burns.