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    Flivasorb® and Flivasorb Border

    Superabsorbent dressings with extremely high absorption and retention capacities

    Super absorbent fiber core absorb many times its own weight in fluids and does not release the retained exudate even under mechanical pressure. This is how the wound margins are protected from maceration and makes Flivasorb the comfortable wound dressing choice under compression bandages.

    Managing heavily exuding wounds can be costly when valuable time and resources are spent on frequent dressing changes. Flivasorb super absorbent dressing, with its very high absorption capacity, helps allow for fewer dressing changes which saves time and money.

    Findings

    • female
    • aged 88
    • long-existing lower leg ulcer

    Concomitant diseases

    • diabetes mellitus
    • post trauma

    Previous therapy

    • pointment tulle
    • absorbent dressing
    • daily dressing change

    Treatment

    • wound cleansing
    • antiseptic with Octenisept
    • application of Flivasorb
    • retention with Suprasorb F

    From Treatment Day 11

    •  switch to treatment with less absorbent materials

    Findings

    • female
    • aged 77
    • pretibial haematoma with left frontal laceration
    • post pulmonary embolism
    • type II heparin-induced thrombocytopenia with heparin allergy

    Previous therapy

    • Suprasorb CNP (CNP = Controlled Negative Pressure)

    Treatment

    • wound cleansing
    • antiseptic with Octenisept
    • application of Flivasorb
    • retention with Suprasorb F
    • phlebological compression

    From Treatment Day 13

    •  switch to treatment with less absorbent materials

    Product composition

    Non-adhesive version:

    • Absorbent pad: polyethylene, polypropylene, cellulose, sodium polyacrylate (superabsorber polymers).
    • Backing layer: blue, non-woven polypropylene fibers

    Adhesive version:

    • Absorbent pad: polyethylene, polypropylene, cellulose, sodium polyacrylate (superabsorber polymers).
    • Backing layer: polyurethane membrane with skin-friendly polyacrylate adhesive (free of colophony and colophony derivates).

    Versions

    • Non-adhesive
    • Adhesive border

    Ordering information

    Flivasorb

    sterile, individually sealed
    Size (cm)REFShipping Units
    10 x 102581010 each per bx
    10 x 202581110 each per bx
    20 x 202581210 each per bx
    20 x 30
    25910
    10 each per bx

    Fields of application

    Flivasorb is indicated for the management of acute and chronic wounds with moderate to high levels or exudate including:

    • Diabetic foot ulcers 
    • Venous leg ulcers
    • Pressure ulcers
    • Postoperative wound healing by secondary intention

    Features/ Benefits

    • very high capacity to absorb and retain wound exudate
    • absorbent core with superabsorber, which can absorb up to 20 times weight
    • cost and time savings fewer dressing changes
    • protect the wound edge from maceration and promote wound healing through providing a moist wound environment
    • attractive to patients:

      • thin
      • flexible
      • cushioning

    • reduces the risk of adhering to the wound
    • with clothing protection

    To note

    • Do not cut the dressing