How should I remove a dressing?
All mundicare® Woundaid® dressings can be removed by slowly peeling one corner of the dressing and gently peeling the dressing back onto itself.
Can mundicare® Woundaid® dressings be cut?
mundicare® Woundaid® N and H can be cut to size. These dressings should be cut to a size that extends over the wound edges by about 2 cm.
mundicare® Woundaid® F cannot be cut due to adhesive film.
How should mundicare® Woundaid® dressings be stored?
mundicare® Woundaid® dressings should be stored away from sunlight, in a dry space. Store below 30°C.
How much exudate absorption do mundicare® Woundaid® dressings have?
Can a mundicare® Woundaid® dressing be used more than once?
mundicare® Woundaid® dressings are sterile until opened and designed for single use only.
How long can I wear a dressing?
Dressings should be changed according to the clinical condition of the wound, or when saturated. If the condition of the wound deteriorates, discontinue use and consult a healthcare professional.
For mundicare® Woundaid® N and F
Inspect the dressing frequently and change once exudate is visible or approaches 1.5 cm from the edge of the dressing. mundicare® Woundaid® N and F should be changed at least every 5 days.
For mundicare® Woundaid® H
mundicare® Woundaid® Hydrocolloid dressings should be removed once the dressing does not swell up anymore or if the exudate leaks.
Once the dressing absorbs exudate, it turns white and swells upwards. Inspect the dressing frequently and change once the dressing does not swell anymore or if the exudate leaks. mundicare® Woundaid® H should be changed at least every 2-3 days.
Can I get mundicare® Woundaid® dressings wet?
mundicare® Woundaid® dressings F and H are water resistant.
mundicare® Woundaid® N is not water resistant and should not be exposed to water.