What is Xeroflo dressing?
What is Xeroflo dressing?
Product Details. Xeroflo™ Gauze Dressings feature 3% bismuth tribromophenate in a water-in-oil emulsion on fine-mesh gauze. Bacteriostatic action, non-adherent construction, hydrophilic ointment. 3% bismuth tribromophenate in a special petrolatum blend on fine-mesh gauze.
What is the use of chlorhexidine gauze dressing?
Chlorhexidine is an antimicrobial agent which acts against bacteria. Used as a primary wound treatment for burns, skin grafts, ulcers & other injuries. This dressing is coated with Chlorhexidine 0.5% w/w with Soft Paraffin….Bactisafe (Chlorohexidine Gauze Dressing)
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What is bismuth Tribromophenate?
Xeroform® is a petrolatum-based fine mesh gauze containing 3% bismuth tribromophenate. Bismuth, similar to other metals, has antimicrobial properties. Xeroform® has been used for decades in burn and plastic surgery as a donor site dressing and as a covering for wounds or partial thickness burns.
When do you use Bactigras dressing?
Bactigras is used as a wound dressing for the prevention of infection in minor skin loss injuries and ulcerative wounds. It is not recommended for the treatment of existing wound infection unless used as an adjunct to systemic antibiotic therapy where appropriate.
How do you use Bactigras gauze dressing?
- Wash hands before and after treating wound. Gently clean wound and surrounding skin.
- Peel open foil sachet. Cut dressing to size.
- Remove protective paper to reveal BACTIGRAS◊ gauze.
- Place BACTIGRAS◊ onto the wound.
- Place second dressing(e.g. MELOLIN◊ pad) over BACTIGRAS◊ for added protection and absorption.
Can you use Xeroform on open wounds?
Xeroform is a yellow gauze dressing. It is often put on open wounds and skin grafts to help keep them moist.
How do you get rid of Bactigras dressing?
BACTIGRAS◊ may be left in place when the MELOLIN◊ dressing is changed. Change dressing daily or more often according to the condition of the wound. If the dressing sticks, soak it off gently with sterile saline solution.
What is Bactigras dressing used for?
Description. Bactigras* is an antiseptic, soft paraffin dressing which soothes and protects the wound whilst helping to reduce wound infection and inflammation. It has low adherence and allows the wound to drain freely into an absorbent secondary dressing.
What is Xeroform non occlusive dressing made of?
Printer-friendly version. Xeroform® Non-Occlusive Dressing is a sterile, non-adhering permeable dressing consisting of absorbent, fine-mesh gauze impregnated with a water-in-oil emulsion blend. 3% bismuth tribromophenate blend formula provides bacteriostatic protection while preventing tissue maceration.
What kind of dressing is a non occlusive dressing?
Xeroform® Non-Occlusive Dressing. Xeroform® Non-Occlusive Dressing is a sterile, non-adhering permeable dressing consisting of absorbent, fine-mesh gauze impregnated with a water-in-oil emulsion blend.
How to contact the Xeroform customer service team?
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