Mesalt® effectively debrides moist necrosis (slough) and stimulates the cleansing of heavily draining and discharging infected wounds.Absorbs exudate bacteria and necrotic material (slough)
Effectively stimulates the cleansing of wounds
Areas of use
Heavily draining and discharging infected wounds in the inflammatory phase
Deep cavity wounds
How Mesalt works
The exudate from the wound releases the sodium chloride from the dressing. Mesalt stimulates the cleansing of heavily draining and discharging wounds in the inflammatory phase by absorbing exudate, bacteria and necrotic material from the wound, thereby facilitating the natural wound healing process.
Change rate: B.I.D. to daily; more often if necessary
Cover with Alldress, Mepilex Border, Mepilex Border Lite.
Mesalt is made of an absorbent, viscose/polyester nonwoven impregnated with sodium chloride.
Mesalt is not to be used on low exuding or dry wounds. The use of Mesalt has been presented in papers and study reports. The data are available from Mölnlycke Health Care on request.