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Melolin* Low Adherent Dressing

Brand Smith Nephew


Melolin* Low Adherent Dressing (Highly Absorbent)
Melolin* consists of a highly absorbent cotton and acrylic fibre pad which is heat bonded on one side to a very thin perforated polyester film.  The film side of the dressing is placed next to the wound.
Melolin consists of three layers :
Low adherent perforated film
Highly absorbent cotton/acrylic pad
Hydrophobic backing layer
Low adherent perforated film
Allows for rapid drainage of exudate, reducing trauma to healing tissue
Highly absorbent cotton/acrylic pad
Patient Comfort
Cushions and Protects
Comfortable and minimises pain on removal
Easy to cut to shape
Retains its integrity when cut
Inert and non-sensitising
Delays time to strike through
Significant improvement in terms of strike through, therefore requiring fewer dressing changes

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