Suprasorb® G

    Gel Dressing

    The new improved version of the proven L&R Suprasorb® G Gel Dressing is now available. The hydrogel gently removes slough, necrotic tissue and tissue debris from the wound bed and retains them.44)45) Suprasorb® G Gel Dressings donate moisture and alleviate pain46)47) and are very comfortable for the patient to wear. The high-quality gel dressings are viewed favourably by doctors and nursing staff due to their ease of application and user-friendly handling.48)

    Advantages

    Property

    • gently removes necrotic tissue44)45)
    • absorbs it into the gel

    Your benefits

    • effective autolytic debridement

    Property

    • supplies moisture and relieves wound pain46)47)49)

    Your benefits

    • the moist wound environment promotes granulation and epithelisation
    • increased quality of life for the patient (by relieving pain)

    Property

    • easy to mould48)50)

    Your benefits

    • easy and safe to apply

    Product composition

    hydrogel: water, acrylic polymers based on a taurate derivative, polyethylene, phenoxyethanol
    Carrier film: polyethylene
    white application aid: polyethylene

    Ordering information

    Suprasorb® G

    sterile, individually sealed
    Dimensions (cm)REFSC/TC
    5 x 6.5336305/400
    10 x 10336315/150

    Fields of application

    • dry wounds and wounds with low amounts of exudate
    • acute or chronic superficial wounds, e.g.:
      • lower leg ulcers
      • pressure ulcers
      • 1st and 2nd degree burns
      • scalds
    • Wound healing stages:
      • Exudation phase
      • Granulation phase
      • Epithelialisation phase

    Properties

    • gently removes necrotic tissue and absorbs it into the gel
    • high level of moisture donation for an effective autolytic debridement
    • supplies moisture and relieves wound pain
    • easy to mould

    To note

    • Suprasorb® G Gel Dressing can be applied beyond the wound edge and cut to the size of the wound area as required.
    • If the clear liner remains on the pouch interior, this should be placed onto the gel dressing prior to use. Use only with a gloved hand or forceps.

    Downloads

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    44

    Sian Fumarola. 21 days in the life of Edna. Poster Presentation: Tissue Viability Society Conference, Peterborough, April 2008.

     
    45

    Trudie Young. The use of an ionic hydrogel in a neonate with a necrotic extravasation injury. Poster Presentation: EWMA Conference, Lisbon, May 2008.

     
    46

    Sylvie Hampton. Comparing local (controlled) and national (uncontrolled) evaluations of ActiformCool. Sylvie Hampton. Poster Presentation: Wounds UK conference, Harrogate, November 2004.

     
    47

    Sylvie Hampton, Andy Kerr, Lynn King. Reduction of pain in painful wounds: a multi-centred audit. Poster Presentation: EWMA Conference, Stuttgart, September 2005.

     
    48

    Schmitz Michael, de Lange Stefanie, Abel Martin. Performance assessment by a hydrogel wound dressing and comparison to the institutions standard hydrogel dressing. Annual Meeting of the European Wound Management Association, (EWMA), Bremen, 11.–13. May 2016.

     
    49

    Donation von Suprasorb G Gel-Kompresse, nach interner Prüfmethode, in vitro Daten (data on file).

     
    50

    A small study in healing rates and symptom control using a new sheet hydrogel dressing. S. Hampton. Journal Wound Care, Vol 13, No 4, July 2004; 297-300 (20 wounds).

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