ConvaTec DuoDERM Extra Thin Dressing
ConvaTec DuoDERM Extra Thin Dressing

ConvaTec DuoDERM Extra Thin Dressing

Brand/Manufacturer: CONVATEC
  • FSA Approved
  • Latex Free

Convatec DuoDERM Extra Thin Hydrocolloid Wound Dressing is a thin, flexible, conformable and moisture-resistant wound dressing. It covers and protects susceptible areas anywhere on the body to gently protect newly formed tissue or skin at risk of breakdown. DuoDERM combines a unique hydrocolloid formulation and a vapor-permeable outer film to provide an occlusive moist environment. Translucent backing is designed to prevent needless dressing changes that can cause discomfort and disturb healing.

Benefts of DuoDERM Hydrocolloid Dressing

  • Moisture-resistant dressing
  • Protects the skin at risk
  • Supports wound repair
  • Used as a primary or secondary dressing
  • Can be cut to shape
  • Latex-free

Item #DescPkgRewardPrice 
187932 1-3/4" x 1-1/2", Spots Each $0.05
187932 1-3/4" x 1-1/2", Spots 20/Pack $0.99
187961 2" x 8", Rectangle Each $0.23
187961 2" x 8", Rectangle 10/Pack $2.16
187900 2" x 4", Rectangle Each $0.14
187900 2" x 4", Rectangle 20/Pack $2.82
187901 3" x 3", Square Each $0.18
187901 3" x 3", Square 20/Pack $3.42
187955 4" x 4", Square Each $0.11
187955 4" x 4", Square 10/Pack $0.81
187957 6" x 6", Square Each $0.30
187957 6" x 6", Square 10/Pack $2.91
187902 4" x 6", Oval Each $0.33
187902 4" x 6", Oval 10/Pack $3.00
187903 6" x 7", Triangle Each $0.47
187903 6" x 7", Triangle 10/Pack $4.20

Why Choose DuoDERM Hydrocolloid Dressing?

  • Provides a moist wound environment that supports healing
  • Improves healing rate and increases epithelialization
  • Designed to be used anywhere on the body to support and protect the newly-formed tissue
  • Moisture-resistant property provides ease of cleaning or showering
  • Contains both a viral/bacterial barrier and a Triple Hydrocolloid Matrix
  • Can be used as a primary dressing for treating and managing lightly exuding wounds
  • Can be used as a secondary dressing for securing an Aquacel Dressing or an Aquacel Ag Dressing
  • Translucent backing helps in preventing needless dressing changes that might disturb healing and cause discomfort
  • Translucent backing also helps in initial monitoring of the wound and dressing placement
  • Wide range of DuoDERM extra thin sizes and shapes such as oval, square, rectangle, etc. fits a variety of wounds
  • Allows for easy removal without damaging the new epithelium
  • Thin design makes the dressing highly conformable
  • Can be cut to shape to cover awkward areas of the body
  • Long wear time means fewer dressing changes are required
  • Minimizes the risk of infections
  • Easy to use

Protection with DuoDERM Extra Thin Dressing

  • Prevents contact with clothes or bed linen to minimize the risk of further skin breakdown due to friction
  • Thin polyurethane film offers a viral and bacterial barrier when the dressing is intact without any leakage
  • Provides a waterproof barrier to protect the wound and the dressing
  • DuoDERM dressing can be removed easily without damaging the newly formed tissue
  • Beige in color

When to use DuoDERM Thin Hydrocolloid Dressing?

DuoDERM Extra Thin Hydrocolloid Dressing is designed for the treatment of the following conditions:
  • Skin at risk of further breakdown
  • Dry to lightly exuding dermal ulcers or wounds
  • Newly-formed tissue
  • Stage I and II pressure ulcers
  • Superficial wounds
  • Postoperative wounds
  • Skin tears

What to buy with DuoDERM Extra Thin Dressing?

How to Use ConvaTec DuoDERM Dressing?

To use DuoDERM Dressing properly, follow the given steps:

How to Apply DuoDERM Extra Thin Dressing?

  • Wash your hands, cleanse and rinse the wound and then dry the surrounding skin.
  • Measure the wound to select the appropriate dressing size, allowing a 3.0cm (1-1/4 inch) overlap on the intact skin around the whole wound.
  • Warm the DuoDERM dressing between your hands.
  • Remove the "top" white release paper, being careful to minimize finger contact with the adhesive surface.
  • Hold the adhesive side of the dressing over the wound.
  • Align the dressing with the center of the wound.
  • Gently apply the center part of the dressing.
  • Remove the "bottom" white release paper while rolling the dressing in place - but do not stretch it.
  • Repeat the above procedure on the other side and remove the clear release paper.
  • Gently mold the dressing into place for 30-60 seconds.

How to Remove DuoDERM Hydrocolloid Dressing?

  • Gently lift one corner of the DuoDERM thin dressing.
  • Roll it away from the wound while holding the skin away.
  • Gently lift the other corners and pull upwards until the dressing completely peels off.


  • Should not be used on individuals who are sensitive to or have had an allergic reaction to the dressing or its components.

Customer Reviews

Questions & Answers

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Is this waterproof
Sharon - 10/19/2015 3:17:47 AM
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Thank you for reaching out to us. It has Waterproof outer polyurethane film.
Customer Service - 10/19/2015 3:18:46 AM
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