Tissue Adhesive

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Benefits of Tissue Adhesives

  • Help close a wound without the help of stitches or staples 

  • Allow a non-intrusive closure and healing to the wound

  • Almost no medical follow-up is required once the adhesive is administered

  • Can be easily cleaned using a wipe, and then reapplied

  • Are water-proof and do not infect the skin or wound

When not to use Tissue Adhesives?

  • Bites, punctures, crash wounds 

  • Mucosal surfaces 

  • High-moisture areas 

  • Contaminated wounds 

  • Hands, feet, and joints