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Vliwaktiv® Ag

Absorbent Activated Charcoal Dressing, rope with silver

Fields of application

  • for critically colonised or infected, fetid wounds
  • for wounds at higher risk of infection
  • Absorbent dressing:
    • for heavily exuding superficial wounds
  • Rope:
    • for packing deep wounds
    • as wound dressing for superficial wounds


  • absorbs wound odours and exudate
  • due to the silver component (Ag) has an antibacterial effect, even for multiresistant pathogens (MRSA, VRE)
  • retains endotoxins
  • additional clothing protection layer prevents exudate leakage

To note

  • do not cut because activated charcoal particles could get into the wound


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    A skin-friendly, air-permeable nonwoven cover helps transfer the exudate to the absorbent core. The activated charcoal is inherently able to absorb bacteria. The clothing protection layer acts as a barrier to liquid and largely prevents exudate leakage.

    Product composition

    Activated charcoal fibres impregnated with silver, polyester/polyethylene
    polypropylene, cellulose, hotmelt adhesive (synthetic polymer with resins and waxes)

    Ordering information

    Vliwaktiv® Ag

    sterile, individually sealed
    Dimensions (cm)REFShipping units (piece)
    Activated Charcoal Rope with Silver
    6.5 x 102070010/300
    10 x 102070110/300
    10 x 152070210/340
    Absorbent Activated Charcoal Dressing with Silver
    10 x 102070510/150
    10 x 202070610/110
    20 x 202070710/130

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