BACTIGRAS Chlorhexidine Gauze Dressing is a sterile medicated Tulle-Gras dressing composed of Leno Weave Gauze, White Soft Paraffin and Chlorhexidine Acetate 0.5%. The action of chlorhexidine acetate acts against a wide range of gram positive and gram negative bacteria. This dressing is used for prevention of infection in skin loss lesions.
Commonly used for: ◦ Minor burns and scalds, lacerations, abrasions and other skin loss wounds ◦ Donor and recipient graft sites ◦ Where the wound is no more than 10% of the body area ◦ Where there is a risk of infection ◦ On already infected wounds in conjunction with systemic antibiotics
Available in 3 sizes: ◦ 10 cm X 10 cm, come in a standard packing of 10 dressings per box ◦ 10 cm X 30 cm, come in a standard packing of 10 dressings per box ◦ 15 cm X 100 cm, come in a standard packing of 12 dressings per box
Precautions: ◦ Should not be used if the seal is broken ◦ Dressing should be applied directly to the wound surface under sterile conditions using forceps ◦ Should be stored under controlled room temperature (<25 degrees Centigrade)
This is meant for administration to both Adults & Children and the frequency of application will depend upon the clinical circumstances
Purchased as recommended by our doctor. It kept the burn clean and infection free. 4/5