Hydrogels

  • Used to add moisture to the wound
  • Promotes Autolytic debridment
  • Reduces pain
  • Reduces scarring
  • Some are Bacteriostatic / fungistatic

Come in Sheets, gauze impregnated, gel, and spray

Examples of brands of Hydrogel:

  • Cool Magic
  • Aqua Clear
  • Hydrogel Gauze
  • Silvermed (Silver Hydrogel)
  • Regenecare HA- Spray
  • Regenecare Hydrogel Gel