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Exudate Control Properties

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Iodosorb Cadexomer Matrix with Iodine

 

 

 

Exudate Control Properties

 

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Cadexomer Iodine is able to manage excess exudate by its ability to absorb up to six times its own weight 10. This reduces the risk of maceration and leakage and can result in less dressing changes and reduced nursing supervision for patients compared to standard treatments. 9

 

Comparative absorbancy of select wound dressings

A comparison of the absorbant properties of Iodoflex, Iodosorb and Acticoat dressings with a range of of competitive wound management dressings. (Data On File 0702002)

 

Absorbancy

g/cm 2

Comparative absorbancy of select wound dressing
Alginates
Foams
Gel
Hydrocolloid
Hydrofibre
Textile

Iodosorb dressing

Iodosorb ointment

Idodsorb powder