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3M™ Tegaderm™ Hydrocolloid Dressing

Formerly known as 3M™ Tegasorb™ Hydrocolloid Dressing, 3M™ Tegaderm™ Hydrocolloid Dressing is highly absorbent and conformable and is ideal for the management of moderately exuding wounds.

For moderately exuding wounds choose 3M™ Tegaderm™ Hydrocolloid Dressing. This advanced formulation hydrocolloid creates ideal conditions for optimum wound healing. The polysaccharide particles in the dressing swell, absorbing exudate and producing a soft gel. A layer of 3M™ Tegaderm™ Film Dressing covers the hydrocolloid, extending to a border on oval and sacral designs. This gives additional security against dressing edge roll or leakage and gives up to a complete week's wear time.
 Product Benefits
  • Provides improved exudate management
  • Available in oval, square and sacral shaped dressings
  • Waterproof film cover protects against external contamination
  • Square dressings can be cut or shaped to fit body areas


 Indications for Use
  • Moderate to heavily exuding chronic wounds, including venous leg ulcers and pressure sores
Source:Thomas S., Loveless PL.
A Comparative Study of the Properties
of Twelve Hydrocolloid Dressings 1997.
The Electronic Journal of Wound Management Practice


 3M™ Tegaderm™ Hydrocolloid Dressing

Hospital Packaging
Cat. No. NSV Code Description Size (cm) Case Contents
Items/Box Boxes/Case
90001 ELM084 Oval dressing with film cover, suitable for dressing leg ulcers, sacral, heel and other chronic wounds 10 x 12
5 5 Boxes
90002 ELM087 Square dressing, ideal for shaping and cutting to fit hard to dress areas 10 x 10
5 5 Boxes
90003 ELM373 Large oval dressing with film cover, suitable for dressing leg ulcers and sacral wounds 13 x 15
5 10 Boxes
90005 ELM103 Large square dressing, ideal for shaping and cutting to fit hard to dress areas 15 x 15
3 10 Boxes
90007 ELM108 Anatomically shaped dressing, ideal for sacral pressure ulcers 16.1 x 17.1 6 4 Boxes

Drug Tariff Packaging
Cat. No. PIP
Size (cm) Items/Box Boxes/Case
90001 012-0212 10 x 12
5 5
90002 222-3915 10 x 10 5 5
90003 048-4279 13 x 15
5 10
90005 222-3907 15 x 15 3 10
90007 311-9799 16.1 x 17.1 6 4
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