ConvaTec DuoDERM Hydroactive Sterile Gel - 15gm Tube - 187990

ConvaTec DuoDERM Hydroactive Sterile Gel - 15gm Tube - 187990

Brand/Manufacturer: CONVATEC
  • FSA Approved
  • Latex Free
  • Made in USA

ConvaTec DuoDERM Hydroactive Sterile Gel is a clear, preservative-free, viscous hydrogel that incorporates a unique ConvaTec hydrocolloid formulation that distinguishes it from other hydrocolloid dressings. It is indicated for the management of partial and full-thickness wounds, ideally as a filler for dry cavity wounds to provide a moist healing environment.


DuoDERM Hydroactive Sterile Gel Highlights

  • Preservative-free
  • Latex-free
  • Sterile nozzle
  • Unique ConvaTec Hydrocolloid formulation
  • Provide moist healing environment
  • Sterile nozzle for ease of application
  • Non-traumatic removal
  • Provides hydration

Item # Desc Pkg Price
187990 15gm Tube Each
187990 15gm Tube 10/Pack
187990 15gm Tube 30/Case

Convatec DuoDerm Hydroactive Sterile Gel Features

  • Incorporates a unique ConvaTec hydrocolloid formulation
  • Facilitates autolytic debridement
  • Moisturizes, bringing needed moisture to dry, necrotic, sloughy or granulating wounds
  • A sterile nozzle is provided for ease of application
  • Latex free
  • Compose of natural hydrocolloids
  • Designed for hydration 
  • Easy removal without trauma and damage to newly form tissue.

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Instructions to use


  • Application And Removal
    • Cleanse the wound site, rinse well and dry the surrounding skin
    • Unscrew the tube cap and remove the white safety ring.
    • Replace the cap to puncture the tube membrane. 
    • Apply DuoDERM Gel directly into the wound.Do not fill the wound beyond the level of the surrounding skin. 
    • DuoDERM Gel should be changed when the cover dressing leaks or is removed for routine dressing changes. Maximum recommended wear time is seven days.  


  • Indication

    DuoDERM Gel is designed for the hydration and management of partial and full-thickness wounds such as pressure sores, leg ulcers, and diabetic ulcers.
  • Precautions And Observations
    • Colonization of chronic wounds is common andis not a contraindication to the use of DuoDERM Gel.
    • Where infection is suspected or develops during the use of DuoDERM Gel, appropriate antibiotic therapy should be initiated. The use of DuoDERM Gel may be continued, but the progress of the wound should be monitored carefully and all treatments should be under medical supervision. In the presence of anaerobic infection,occlusive therapy is not recommended.
    • The control of blood glucose as well as appropriate pressure relief measures should be provided with diabetic foot ulcers.
    • The moist wound environment produced by the gel may result in autolytic debridement which may make the wound appear larger after the first few dressing changes.
  • Contraindication

    Do not use on individuals with a known sensitivity to the gel or its components.
  • Storag Precautions

    Store at up to 25°C avoid freezing.

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