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Smith & Nephew Algisite M Calcium Alginate Wound Dressing, 6 x 8 Inch, White

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SKU: SM59480300
$10.36 $12.43

Smith & Nephew Algisite M Calcium alginate wound dressing forms a soft, gel that absorbs when it comes into contact with wound exudate. It helps utilize the proven benefits of moist wound management. Very soft and conformable, allowing it to be molded, folded or cut to meet a wide range of wound shapes and sizes, as the fibers gel, an even more intimate contact with the wound is produced and maintained.Under the care of a healthcare professional, it may be used for the management of full and partial thickness wounds including: Leg ulcers, pressure ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, surgical wounds. Moist wound environment: Helps prevent eschar formation and promotes an optimal moist wound environment, allows wound contraction to occur, which may help reduce scarring and also allows gaseous exchange necessary for a healthy wound bed. Highly absorbent: Can absorb thirteen times its own weight in exudate, this allows the dressing to remain in the wound for up to seven days, depending on the nature of the wound and the volume of exudate. Precautions: Ensure the packing in cavities, sinuses has been removed, it may adhere if used on very lightly exuding wounds. If the dressing is not easily removed, moisten it with saline, then remove, do not use on patients with a known allergy to alginates.

Features

  • Sterile.
  • Non-adhesive.
  • Rectangle shape.
  • Easy to remove.
  • Low fiber shed.
  • High wet and dry strength.
  • Fast gelling, high mannuronic acid fibers.
  • Covered when used on full-thickness wounds with moderate to heavy exudate, inappropriate to combine with hydrogel.
  • Indications: For OTC applications, it may be used for the management of minor conditions such as lacerations, abrasions, skin tears, minor burns.
  • The product warranty is applicable as per the terms and conditions provided by the product manufacturer.

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  • No returns will be accepted after 30 days from the date of shipment.
  • All returns are subject to a restocking fee as per manufacturers terms and conditions.
  • All returns must have an RGA number (Returned Goods Authorization), unauthorized returns will not be accepted.
  • We do not guarantee fulfillment of any desired purpose or product suitability to the user and this will not be considered as a valid reason for return.
  • The products must be new, unused condition, not tampered with, in original packaging and returned at the customers expense in the original packaging.
  • If your return is not due to any manufacturing defect then the original shipping cost will be deducted from the total refund.
  • Hygiene, bath and toilet items cannot be returned once opened or used.
  • Standard manufacturer terms and conditions apply for return policy of this product.

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