Tegaderm Alginate Ag Dressings
Tegaderm® Alginate Ag Dressings is a Highly Absorbant Antimicrobial wound dressing composed of calcium alginate, carboxymethylcellulose and an ionic silver complex. Silver ions are released in the presence of exudate and provide sustained Antimicrobial protection for up to 7 days. Suitable for use on moderate to heavily exuding infected wounds or at increased risk of infection.
Moderately to heavily exuding infected wounds: postoperative wounds; trauma wounds; leg ulcers; pressure ulcers; diabetic ulcers; graft and donor sites; cavity wounds; superficial- and partial-thickness burns.
Not for use on dry wounds or those covered in hard eschar.