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)
- gently removes necrotic tissue44) 45)
- absorbs it into the gel
- effective autolytic debridement
- supplies moisture and relieves wound pain46) 47) 49)
- the moist wound environment promotes granulation and epithelisation
- increased quality of life for the patient (by relieving pain)
- easy to mould48) 50)
- easy and safe to apply
Product compositionhydrogel: water, acrylic polymers based on a taurate derivative, polyethylene, phenoxyethanol
Carrier film: polyethylene
white application aid: polyethylene
|Dimensions (cm)||REF||Shipping units|
|5 x 6.5||33630||5/400|
|10 x 10||33631||5/150|
|20 x 20||33632||3/60|
Fields of application
- dry wounds and wounds with low amounts of exudate
- acute or chronic superficial wounds, e.g.:
- lower leg ulcer
- pressure ulcers
- first- and second-degree burns
- 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
- Suprasorb® G Gel Dressing can be applied beyond the wound edge and cut to the size of the wound area as required.
Sian Fumarola. 21 days in the life of Edna. Poster Presentation: Tissue Viability Society Conference, Peterborough, April 2008.
Trudie Young. The use of an ionic hydrogel in a neonate with a necrotic extravasation injury. Poster Presentation: EWMA Conference, Lisbon, May 2008.
Sylvie Hampton. Comparing local (controlled) and national (uncontrolled) evaluations of ActiformCool. Sylvie Hampton. Poster Presentation: Wounds UK conference, Harrogate, November 2004.
Sylvie Hampton, Andy Kerr, Lynn King. Reduction of pain in painful wounds: a multi-centred audit. Poster Presentation: EWMA Conference, Stuttgart, September 2005.
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.
Donation von Suprasorb G Gel-Kompresse, nach interner Prüfmethode, in vitro Daten (data on file).
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).