Mepore Self-adhesive Absorbent Dressing
Mepore Dressing with Self-adhesive Absorbent is a cutting-edge medical product designed to facilitate the healing process for various wounds. The dressing features unique self-adhesive technology, making it easy to apply securely and reducing the risk of contamination. This highly absorbent dressing ensures a moist wound environment, essential for optimal healing.
Key Features of Mepore Self-adhesive Absorbent Dressing
- Gentle Adhesion: The self-adhesive border ensures gentle and pain-free application while keeping the dressing in place.
- Highly Absorbent Pad: Mepore’s absorbent pad quickly captures exudate while preventing maceration.
- Breathable Material: The dressing is made of a breathable material that aids in maintaining an optimal moisture balance.
- Waterproof Exterior: The outer layer offers an additional barrier against bacteria and other contaminants.
- Flexibility and Comfort: Mepore’s soft and flexible construction conforms to body contours, providing exceptional comfort to the wearer.
- Easy Removal: The dressing can be easily removed without causing any trauma to the wound area.
Specification of Mepore Dressing
Product Size: Available in various sizes for different wounds
Adhesive Border: Skin-friendly and self-adhesive border
Absorbent Pad Size: Designed with a high-capacity absorbent pad
Dressing Material: Breathable and hypoallergenic fabric
Sterility: Individually sterile packaged
Benefits of Using Mepore Self-adhesive Absorbent Dressing
- Enhanced Wound Healing: The moist wound environment created by Mepore dressing promotes faster and more effective wound healing.
- Reduced Risk of Infection: The waterproof exterior and self-adhesive border minimize the risk of infection by keeping the wound protected.
- Minimal Pain and Trauma: Mepore’s gentle adhesion and easy removal process ensure minimal pain and trauma during dressing changes.
- Versatility: Mepore dressing suits a wide range of wounds, including surgical incisions, cuts, abrasions, and minor burns.
- Extended Wear Time: The high absorbency of the dressing allows for extended wear time, reducing the frequency of dressing changes.
- Convenience: The individually sterile packaging makes it convenient for healthcare professionals and individuals.
How to Apply Mepore Self-adhesive Absorbent Dressing
- Prepare the Wound: Cleanse and dry the area thoroughly before applying the dressing.
- Select the Appropriate Size: Choose the right size of Mepore dressing to cover the wound adequately.
- Peel the Backing: Gently peel off the backing without touching the adhesive area.
- Position the Dressing: Carefully place the dressing over the wound, ensuring proper alignment.
- Adhere to the Border: Press the adhesive border to secure the dressing.
- Regularly Monitor: Check the dressing for any signs of leakage or saturation.
Remember, always consult healthcare professionals for proper wound assessment and treatment recommendations. Proper wound care is crucial for a speedy and successful recovery.
A breathable, absorbent dressing for low to moderately exuding wounds. Molnlycke is a world-leading medical products and solutions company that equips healthcare professionals to achieve the best patient, clinical and economic outcomes.
Mepore is a breathable, absorbent, self-adhesive dressing for a wide variety of wounds with low to moderate exudate levels – such as surgical wounds, cuts, and abrasions. The dressing fixes gently and securely to the skin with a skin-friendly, water-based adhesive, and its air permeable to prevent maceration of the wound.
- Water-based, solvent-free adhesive provides gentle fixation
- Wound contact layer is low-adherent
- Breathable to prevent maceration and help maintain a moist wound environment
- Easy-to-remove protection paper is also aseptic
- Fabric is conformable and flexible to allow body movement
When to use Mepore: Mepore Dressing for wound care can be used with a wide variety of low to moderately exuding wounds, such as surgical wounds, cuts and abrasions.
How to apply Mepore:
- Open the package and remove the dressing.
- Grip both overlapping release papers, exposing adhesive surface initial fixation of the dressing.
- Position the dressing on the skin without stretching and gently remove the rest of the release papers. Firmly smooth adhesive border to obtain proper adhesion. Do not stretch the dressing when applying.
FAQs about Mepore Self-adhesive Absorbent Dressing
Q: Is Mepore dressing suitable for sensitive skin?
A: Mepore Self-adhesive Absorbent Dressing is hypoallergenic and safe for sensitive skin.
Q: Can I use Mepore dressing for deep wounds?
A: Mepore dressing is recommended for low to moderately exuding wounds. For deep wounds, consult a healthcare professional.
Q: How often should I change the dressing?
A: Depending on the wound’s condition and exudate level, the dressing can remain in place for up to 7 days. However, it’s essential to monitor it regularly.
Q: Can Mepore dressing be used on burns?
A: Yes, Mepore dressing can be used on minor burns. For severe burns, seek medical attention immediately.
Q: Can I shower with Mepore dressing?
A: The waterproof exterior allows you to shower with Mepore dressing without compromising its efficacy.
Q: Is Mepore dressing sterile?
A: Yes, each Mepore dressing comes individually sterile and packaged for optimal hygiene.