Leukomed® Sorbact®

New NICE Medical Technologies Guidance announced for the use of Leukomed Sorbact in caesarean section and vascular surgery.

Leukomed Sorbact is intended for use in management of clean, contaminated, colonised or wounds, such as surgical  and traumatic wounds, e.g. lacerations, cuts and abrasions.

  • Low allergy risk
  • Bacteria and fungi-binding
  • Protects from bacteria and microorganisms

Product benefits

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Low allergy risk

This surgical wound dressing has a low allergy risk; in accordance with ISO 10993.
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Bacteria and fungi-binding

This dressing is coated with a hydrophobic fatty acid ester which attracts bacteria and are removed with each dressing change.
Crossed-out stylized representations of bacteria to indicate that this product provides a reduced risk of contamination.

Protects from bacteria and microorganisms

The innovative design makes Sorbact effective against antibiotic-resistant microorganisms; fungi; and different types of bacteria.
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Sterile

Leukomed Sorbact is delivered sterile.
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Reduced risk of infection

Prophylactic use of Leukomed Sorbact reduces the risk of infections.

How to use

How to use Leukomed Sorbact by Leukoplast
1) Hold the wound dressing at the blue handling tape.
Then remove the top layer of the first release liner (labelled no. 1).

2) Hold the blue handling tape with the adhesive facing towards the wound or device and apply half of the transparent dressing accurately over the desired location. Now remove the second layer of release liner (also labelled no. 1).

3) Carefully press the transparent film onto the skin, especially around the edges. Full skin contact ensures that the dressing is waterproof and a bacterial barrier.

4) Now remove the top application film by lifting the edge of the blue handling tape (labelled no. 2) and carefully peeling off this top layer.

Remove: to remove the dressing, pull off the film evenly using one of the edges.

Product specifications

PRODUCT REF WIDTH/LENGTH NHS
Leukomed® Sorbact® 7619900 5 cm x 7.2 cm ELY578
Leukomed® Sorbact® 7619901 8 cm x 10 cm ELY579
Leukomed® Sorbact® 7619902 8 cm x 15 cm ELY580
Leukomed® Sorbact® 7619903 10 cm x 20 cm ELY581
Leukomed® Sorbact® 7619905 10 cm x 30 cm ELY583
Leukomed® Sorbact® 7619906 10 cm x 35 cm ELY584

Information for use

Please make sure to always follow the instructions for use, including the safety information provided with the product. Not at hand? Find the needed safety information in this database!