Formerly known as 3M™ Tegagen™ Alginate Dressing, 3M™ Tegaderm™ Alginate Dressing is made from 100% calcium alginate. The natural way to absorb more wound exudate.
3M™ Tegaderm™ Alginate Dressing is easy and convenient to use. It can absorb many times its own weight in exudate. Soft and pliable, the dressing can usually be removed from the wound in one piece. Messy flushing of residual dressing material may not be required! Available in both flat sheet and rope formats.
Indications for Use
Moderate to heavily exuding wounds
Diabetic and infected wounds
Gentle packing into cavity and sinus wounds using the rope dressing format