ConvaTec DuoDERM Hydroactive Sterile Gel

ConvaTec DuoDERM Hydroactive Sterile Gel

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

ConvaTec Duoderm Hydroactive Sterile Gel is a clear, preservative-free, viscous, hydrogel that incorporates hydrocolloid formulation. It is composed of natural hydrocolloids (pectin, sodium carboxymethylcellulose) in a clear, viscous vehicle. DuoDERM Gel is designed for the management of partial and full-thickness wounds, such as pressure sores and leg ulcers.

4 Reasons to buy DuoDERM Hydroactive Gel

  1. Ideal for wound cleansing and natural healing
  2. Sterile nozzle
  3. provides an excellent environment for exuding wounds and ulcers
  4. Supports moist wound healing environment

Best Price Guarantee

Item # Desc Pkg Price
187990 15gm Tube Each
187990 15gm Tube 10/Pack
187990 15gm Tube 10/Pack, 24Pk/Case
187987 30gm Tube Each
187987 30gm Tube 3/Pack
187987 30gm Tube 3/Pack, 60Pk/Case

Why choose DuoDERM Gel?

  • Creates a moist wound environment to prevent wound drying
  • Used to support autolytic debridement in dry wounds
  • Moisturizes, bringing needed moisture to dry, necrotic, sloughy or granulating wounds
  • Evidence-based action plans for hydrating dry wounds include creation of a moist wound environment to prevent wound drying and to allow autolytic debridement to occur
  • Allows non-traumatic removal of the secondary dressing without damaging newly formed tissue
  • It is beneficial for patient health that trained healthcare professionals use it at the right point in time during the healing of a wound.
  • Incorporates a unique ConvaTec hydrocolloid formulation that distinguishes it from other¬†hydrocolloid dressings
  • Designed for hydration
  • Can be used to fill uneven or hard-to-reach areas

DuoDERM Hydroactive Dressing Indications

DuoDERM Gel is designed for the hydration and management of the following:
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Partial and full-thickness wounds
  • Pressure sores
  • Leg ulcers

What to buy with Hydroactive Dressing

How to use DuoDERM Gel?

  • 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.

  • Convatec DuoDerm Hydroactive Sterile Gel

  • Apply DuoDERM Hydroactive Sterile Gel directly into the wound. Do not fill the wound beyond the level of the surrounding skin.
  • DuoDERM Hydroactive Gel should be changed when the cover dressing leaks or is removed for routine dressing changes. Maximum recommended wear time is seven days.

Precautions to take while using for DuoDERM Hydroactive Gel

  • Store up to 25 degrees C to avoid freezing.
  • Where infection is suspected or develops during the use of DuoDERM Hydroactive Sterile Gel, appropriate antibiotic therapy should be initiated. Its use 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 and 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.
  • Colonization of chronic wounds is common and is not a contraindication to the use of DuoDERM Gel.

Contraindication - 
Do not use on individuals with a known sensitivity to the gel or its components.

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