Bed Sore / Skin / Wound Duoderm Tegasorb Hydrocolloid Duoderm Hydroactive Gel by Convatec
Duoderm Hydroactive Gel by ConvatecDuoDERM Hydroactive Gel is a sterile, clear hydrocolloid gel that can both release moisture into dry wounds and absorb more than double its weight in exudate (drainage) depending on the condition of the wound environment. It is indicated for use on both chronic and acute wounds and partial and full thickness wounds, such as pressure sores and leg ulcers and skin conditions including:
Dry wounds with or without depth to create a moist wound environment Necrotic and sloughy wounds
Cavity wounds to fill the wound and reduce dead space
Skin conditions resulting from radiation dermatitis
This product does not contain latex.
Because this gel has the ability to release moisture into dry wounds it creates an optimal moist wound healing environment. Per manufacturer: It also aids in autolytic(self) debridement of the wound and allows for non-traumatic removal of cover dressings with minimal damage to newly formed granulating tissue.