Product Details MEDIHONEY dressings contain active Leptospermum Honey, a special type of honey indigenous to New Zealand which has been shown to have several properties which assist in promoting an optimal healing environment. It has a low pH, and lowers the overall wound pH, beneficial to chronic wounds. The honey is also highly osmotic, which assists in debridement and keeping the wound bed clean. For moderately to heavily exudating shallow or deep wounds; provides a moist environment conducive to healing. Can be used for wound bed preparation and throughout all phases of wound healing.
FeaturesMEDIHONEY Calcium Alginate Dressing with Active Leptospermum Honey 4 inch x 5 inch MEDIHONEY is a medical-grade honey derived from the pollen and nectar of the Leptospermum species of plant in New Zealand and Australia. It is unique among all type of honey in that it maintains its effectiveness even in the presence of wound fluid. As wound fluid enters the dressing, the honey is released while the dressing absorbs and forms a gel. Demonstrated efficacy from onset of a wound through to closure. Cleanses and debrides due to its high osmolarity. Helps to lower the wound pH, for an optimal wound healing environment. Indications: to cover and/or fill partial-to-full thickness wound with moderate-to-heavy drainage. Non-Adhesive Sterile Single use only Latex-Free Packaged: 10 Per Box, 5 Boxes Per Case MEDIHONEY is a registered trademark of Medihoney Pty Ltd. and used with permission by Derma Sciences, Inc.
1 Each / Each or 10 Each / Each
- DER31045 - 1 / each 31042100 - 10 / each, McKesson