Molnlycke Melgisorb Plus Highly Absorbent Calcium Alginate Wound Dressing
Molnlycke Melgisorb Plus Highly Absorbent Calcium Alginate Wound Dressing

Molnlycke Melgisorb Plus Highly Absorbent Calcium Alginate Wound Dressing

Brand/Manufacturer: MOLNLYCKE HEALTH CARE
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Molnlycke Melgisorb Plus Highly Absorbent Calcium Alginate Wound Dressing is non-sensitizing and is intended for a wide range of wounds, both infected and non-infected. They are composed of calcium sodium alginate fibers. It is available as flat nonwoven dressings and flat rope. It is a sterile dressing that absorbs exudate and quickly turns into a gel to provide a moist environment for wound healing to take place.

4 Reasons to buy Melgisorb Plus Wound Dressings

  • Non-adherent to the wound site or surrounding skin
  • High wet strength to allow removal in one piece
  • Promotes a moist wound environment conducive to wound healing
  • Minimize the risk of maceration

Item #DescPkgRewardPrice 
252000 2" x 2" (5cm x 5cm) 10/Pack $0.57
$25.99
$18.99
252000 2" x 2" (5cm x 5cm) 100/Case $5.64
$300.85
$187.99
252200 4" x 4" (10cm x 10cm) Each $0.14
$6.99
$4.68
252200 4" x 4" (10cm x 10cm) 10/Pack $1.13
$55.60
$37.73
252200 4" x 4" (10cm x 10cm) 100/Case $10.10
$535.85
$336.50
252500 4" x 8" (10cm x 20cm) Each $0.24
$11.99
$8.15
252500 4" x 8" (10cm x 20cm) 100/Case $18.36
$750.60
$611.90
253500 12.5", (32cm) Rope Each $0.15
$7.99
$5.09
253500 12.5", (32cm) Rope 5/Pack $0.64
$35.45
$21.41
253500 12.5", (32cm) Rope 50/Case $6.03
$250.45
$200.93

Why choose Melgisorb Absorbent Alginate Dressings?

  • Absorbs large amounts of wound exudate. When absorbing, the alginate fibers form a soft moist gel, giving a moist environment conducive to wound healing.
  • The gel can easily be removed by irrigating with 0.9% saline.
  • Soft and pliable and conformable and can be cut to shape.
  • Does not adhere to wound bed and provides minimal pain upon dressing removal
  • Excellent absorption to manage high levels of exudate
  • Retains fluids to limit maceration of the wound
  • These alginate dressing is conformable to the body
  • High integrity and high gel blocking properties
  • Enhanced wet/dry tensile strength for ease of application and removal
  • Cost-effective: Optimized dressing with the increased absorption capacity

Melgisorb Plus Dressing Data Sheet

What to buy with Molnlycke Melgisorb Plus Dressings?


When to use Melgisorb Plus Highly Absorbent Alginate Dressings?

Melgisorb Plus is intended for a wide range of moderately to heavily exuding wounds, both infected and noninfected, such as:
  • Pressure sores
  • Venous and arterial ulcers
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Donor sites
  • Postoperative wounds
  • Dermal lesions and other external wounds inflicted by trauma
Melgisorb Plus is not indicated for dry wounds, third-degree burns or surgical implantation. If an infection is suspected, follow local routines given by health care professionals.

How to use Molnlycke Melgisorb Plus Calcium Alginate Dressings?

Melgisorb Plus AG Dressing1. Select a size of Melgisorb Plus that is slightly larger than the wound. Open the package by pulling.
Melgisorb Plus AG Calcium Dressing2. Apply a dry Melgisorb dressing to the moist wound bed. Shallow wounds: Chose the correct size of flat dressing to be able to cover the entire wound
Melgisorb Plus AG Wound Dressing3. Deep wounds and cavities: Cut the appropriate length of the cavity dressing and pack the wound loosely
Melgisorb Plus AG Calcium Wound Dressing4. Cover and secure Melgisorb Plus with an appropriate secondary dressing. Compression therapy may be usedin conjuction with Melgisorb Plus.

Dressing change and removal

  • Change Melgisorb Plus dressing when saturation is reached. Melgisorb Plus can be left in place for several days depending on wound condition or as indicated by clinical practice.
  • Remove the secondary dressing and discard it in an appropriate way
  • Remove Melgisorb Plus by gently cleansing/flushing with 0.9% saline or appropriate solution. Any non-gelled Melgisorb Plus will moisten in contact with the saline. Dispose of soiled dressing per institution policy. Melgisorb Plus is sterile. Do not use if an inner package is damaged or opened prior to use. Do not re-sterilize.

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Questions & Answers


 
 
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Can this be used on a venous stasis ulcer that is very weepy ? How is it secured ?
Carol - 12/31/2014 1:33:28 PM
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Yes, this can be used on a venous stasis ulcer. Please refer to more information section for the application of the dressing.
Customer Care - 1/3/2015 4:33:26 AM
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