Oct 4, 2023
ACTICOAT FLEX 3 DRESSING 10CM X 10CM




ACTICOAT FLEX 3 DRESSING 10CM X 10CM


ACTICOAT FLEX 3 DRESSING 10CM X 10CM

ACTICOAT Flex 3 is a highly conformable dressing that follows the body’s contours to maintain contact with the wound surface. It is designed to provide optimal wound healing conditions and can be used as a wound contact layer with NPWT (Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) for up to three days.

Benefits of ACTICOAT Flex 3 Dressing

ACTICOAT Flex 3 offers several benefits for wound care:

  • Conformable: The dressing easily adapts to the shape of the wound, ensuring maximum contact with the wound surface.
  • Antimicrobial: ACTICOAT Flex 3 contains silver, which has antimicrobial properties that help reduce the risk of infection.
  • Moist Environment: The dressing creates a moist environment that promotes wound healing and prevents the formation of scabs.
  • Easy Application: The flexible nature of the dressing makes it easy to apply and remove without causing discomfort to the patient.

How to Use ACTICOAT Flex 3 Dressing

Follow these steps to properly use ACTICOAT Flex 3 Dressing:

  1. Cleanse the wound using an appropriate wound cleanser.
  2. Ensure the wound is dry before applying the dressing.
  3. Remove the dressing from its packaging and gently place it over the wound, ensuring full coverage.
  4. Secure the dressing in place using a suitable adhesive or bandage.
  5. Monitor the wound regularly and change the dressing as needed, or as directed by a healthcare professional.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How long can ACTICOAT Flex 3 Dressing be left on the wound?

A: ACTICOAT Flex 3 Dressing can be left on the wound for up to three days, depending on the severity and condition of the wound.

Q: Can ACTICOAT Flex 3 Dressing be used with Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT)?

A: Yes, ACTICOAT Flex 3 Dressing can be used as a wound contact layer with NPWT for up to three days.

Conclusion

ACTICOAT Flex 3 Dressing is a highly conformable and antimicrobial dressing that promotes optimal wound healing conditions. Its flexibility and ability to maintain contact with the wound surface make it an ideal choice for wound care. Whether used alone or in conjunction with NPWT, ACTICOAT Flex 3 Dressing provides effective and comfortable wound management.


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