Drainage & Irrigation

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Features of Drainage and Irrigation Products

  • Drain the exudate from the wound making the wound clean 
  • Clear the debris off the wound making it less prone to infection 
  • Help the medication be irrigated perfectly into the wound 
  • Fit snugly around all dressing systems with ease 
  • Provide easy drainage and irrigation with all kinds of wounds and ostomies

Precautions while performing Drainage and Irrigation of the Wound

  • Never use irrigation products on heavily bleeding wounds as it might stop the clotting process. 
  • Pressure is important for irrigation and hence the right amount of pressure should be applied. 
  • One should always use gloves as irrigation and drainage of a wound can be a messy ordeal. 
  • Saline irrigation is the most common forms of irrigation and so tap water can be used while irrigating the wound.