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Medline IoPlex Iodophor Foam Wound Dressings

Medline IoPlex Iodophor Foam Wound Dressings

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$26.40
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STMSC5345EP
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Medline Iodine IoPlex Iodophor Foam Wound Dressings

IoPlex with I-PlexomerTM is the world’s only controlled release iodine foam dressing. A proprietary controlled-release system allows for regulated and sustained infection management through the slow release of iodine within the wound dressing. More than 90% of chronic wounds contain biofilm, which stalls wound healing and contributes to chronicity. Biofilm is very difficult to remove because it firmly adheres to surrounding tissue and it is highly tolerant to antibiotics. Not even debridement adequately manages biofilm. Long known as a powerful antiseptic, numerous in-vitro studies demonstrate its superiority to other antibacterial agents–including silver–at controlling biofilm. Iodine has been used in wound care since the American Civil War. Although quite cytotoxic in its native state, the iodine of today is bonded to a carrier molecule for a gentler release that maintains efficacy against microorganisms.

Medline Iodine IoPlex Iodophor Foam Wound Dressings Features:

  • Highly absorbent, gentle and stackable. Easy to apply and remove
  • Reduces bacterial burden within the wound dressing
  • Effectively removes exudate and debris
  • Sustained release over 24 to 72 hours
  • Can be cut to shape of wound and stacked
  • IoPlex demonstrated a 4 log or greater kill against MRSA in 5 min and P. aeruginosa in 30 min
  • Antibacterial iodine with controlled release technology
  • Hydrophilic highly absorbent foam effectively removes exudate and debris
  • Color changes from black to white as the iodine is released
  • Can be cut to shape of wound and stacked
  • Sterile pads
  • Latex free
  • Dimensions: 4"x 5"
  • Sold: Individually

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