How long can I use the mundicare® Woundaid ® Gel after opening the tube?
mundicare® Woundaid ® Gel is a multi-dose hydrogel that can be used until the expiry date located on the tube. It is a multi-dose hydrogel designed for single patient use.
mundicare® Woundaid ® Gel can be reapplied daily as needed, always remember to recap after use.
How do I apply mundicare® Woundaid® Gel?
mundicare® Woundaid ® Gel can be applied directly into the wound site or into a covering dressing.
On what types of wounds can mundicare® Woundaid® Gel be used?
mundicare® Woundaid ® Gel can be used on minor wounds, cuts, scrapes, skin tears and abrasions.
For more serious wounds, it is best to seek a healthcare professional’s advice.
How does mundicare® Woundaid ® Gel work?
mundicare® Woundaid ® Gel base provides an ideal, moist wound environment. It has an antimicrobial formula which contains 5% Melaleuca Oil. The antimicrobial properties of the oil help inhibit the growth of bacteria and helps reduce the risk of infection in order to support the body’s natural healing process when applied to minor wounds.
mundicare® Woundaid ® Gel also supports wound debridement.
Would the level of 5% Melaleuca Oil in mundicare® Woundaid® Gel cause any skin reactions?
mundicare® Woundaid ® Gel contains Melaleuca Oil and some people may experience irritation to this active ingredient. If this happens to you, it’s best to stop using mundicare® Woundaid ® Hydrogel and see a healthcare professional.
Can application of mundicare® Woundaid ® Gel be painful?
The application of mundicare® Woundaid ® Gel usually has a soothing and cooling effect. However if there are any concerns, apply on an alternative site for skin test prior to application.