ALLEVYN™ Gentle Gel Adhesive Hydrocellular Foam Dressing
Chronic and acute exudative wounds
Full and partial thickness wounds such as pressure ulcers
Diabetic foot ulcers
First and second degree burns
ALLEVYN™ Gentle is suitable for use on fragile skin
Do not use ALLEVYN™ Gentle dressings with oxidizing agents such as hypochlorite solutions (e.g. EUSOL) or hydrogen peroxide, as these can break down the absorbent polyurethane component of the dressing.
When used under compression ALLEVYN™ Gentle could become dislodged if the limb experiences a rapid reduction in edema.
If reddening or sensitization occur discontinue use.
Advanced triple-layered construction
Absorbent hydrocellular pad
Perforated soft gel adhesive wound contact layer
Highly permeable waterproof outer film
Enhanced performance ALLEVYN™
Triple-action technology absorbs, retains, and transpires exudate to provide optimal fluid management
Maintains optimal moisture balance
Provides an optimal moist wound environment for the promotion of faster healing
Comes off lightly
Gentle adhesive allows less painful dressing changes
Gel adhesive holds the dressing in place during the application of secondary retention for convenient “3rd-hand” application
Long wear time = fewer dressing changes