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Acticoat* Moisture Control

Acticoat* Moisture Control

Acticoat* Moisture Control
This information is intended for Healthcare Professionals Only

Acticoat* Moisture Control
Description

Acticoat Moisture Control with SILCRYST TM nanocrystals is an absorbent antimicrobial dressing which consists of a silver-coated wound contact layer, a highly absorbent foam and waterproof top film.

Features and Benefits
  • Highly absorbent foam dressing
  • Rapid and sustained release of Nanocrystalline Silver for 7 days 1
  • Absorbs exudate even under compression
  • Over 3 times more absorbent than Aquacel TM Ag 2
  • Works over a full 7 days for cost effective wound treatment
Indications

As an antimicrobial absorbent barrier dressing over full and partial thickness wounds such as pressure ulcers, venous ulcers, diabetic ulcers, burns, donor and recipient graft sites.

Contraindications / Precautions

Contraindications

  • Do not use on patients with a known sensitivity to silver
  • Do not use on a patient undergoing MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) examination
Precautions
  • Do not use if product colour is not uniform
  • Acticoat Moisture Control is not compatible with oil-based products, such as petrolatum
  • Acticoat Moisture Control is not compatible with oxidising agents (e.g. EUSOL) as these can break down the absorbent polyurethane component of the dressing
  • Avoid contact with electrodes or conductive gels during electronic measurements e.g. EEG and ECG
  • If reddening or sensitisation occurs, discontinue use
  • Acticoat Moisture Control may not be compatible with topical antimicrobials


Nanocrystalline Silver is a patented technology of NUCRYST Pharmaceuticals Corp.
TM SILCRYST is a trademark of NUCRYST Pharaceuticals Corp, used under licence
Catalogue # Description Size UOM Pack Qty Shipper
66001790 ACTICOAT Moisture Control Antimicrobial Dressing 5cm x 5cm x 10 dressings Pack 1 10
66001791 ACTICOAT Moisture Control Antimicrobial Dressing 10cm x 10cm x 10 dressings Pack 1 20