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3M™ Transpore™ Surgical Tape

3M™ Transpore™ Surgical Tape is a latex free hypoallergenic, easy-to-tear, transparent 'plastic' tape. It is ideal for securing dressings and devices.

3M™ Transpore™ Surgical Tape is a conformable general purpose tape. Its bi-directional tear makes it easy to use when wearing gloves. The tape is transparent, allowing skin condition to be monitored. Porous and breathable, it minimises trauma to the skin. Radiolucent and hypoallergenic. Available in 4 sizes.
Indications for Use
  • Anchoring bulky dressings
  • Securing IV tubing
  • Fixation of Foley catheters
  • Fixation of naso-gastric tubes
  • Securing oxygen tubing


Successful Application & Removal

  • Apply tape evenly to clean, dry surface
  • Position and press down from centre outwards
  • Maximise adhesion by firmly rubbing or pressing tape backing
  • Never apply tape under tension. This may induce blistering or skin tearing


  • Loosen tape ends
  • Remove tape in direction of hair growth. Keep tape close to skin surface and slowly pull tape back
  • Support skin throughout removal


3M™ Transpore™ Surgical Tape
Cat. No. NSV Code Size Case Contents
Items/Box Boxes/Case
1527-0 EHA051 1.25cm x 9.14m 24 10 Boxes
1527-1 EHA053 2.50cm x 9.14m 12 10 Boxes
1527-2 EHA055 5.00cm x 9.14m 6 10 Boxes
1527-3 EHA057 7.50cm x 9.14m 4 10 Boxes
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