Chemical Name : Cadexomer Iodine 0.9% w/w
Iodosorb Information : Iodosorb is used for the treatment of chronic exuding wounds such as leg ulcers, pressure ulcers and diabetic ulcers, particularly when infection is present or suspected.
This product contains iodine (0.9% w/w) and should not be used in patients with a prior history of thyroid disorders, with known or suspected iodine sensitivity, nor by pregnant or nursing women.
Iodosorb* ointment and Iodosorb* powder are sterile formulations of Cadexomer Iodine. When applied to the wound, it cleans it by absorbing fluids, removing pus and debris and forming a gel over the wound surface. As Iodosorb swells, iodine is released, killing bacteria and changing colour.
Iodosorb ointment contains 50% cadexomer iodine and 50% ointment base (incorporating Polyethylene glycol 400 BP, Polyethylene glycol 4000 USP and Poloxamer USP).
Iodosorb powder contains 100% cadexomer iodine powder
Helps Promote Wound Healing
Pus and debris is removed effectively.
Iodosorb helps to promote a clean wound healing environment.
A change in colour indicates when Iodosorb should be changed.
Gel formed over the wound can help to facilitate moist healing.
Iodosorb powder and Iodosorb ointment treat infection, which can reduce pain and improve quality of life.
Iodosorb is non-adhesive which can reduce trauma when the product is removed and encourage patient compliance.
Fewer Dressing Changes
Cadexomer iodine powder can absorb up to 6 times its weight in fluid. Range of sizes to suit most wounds.
Iodosorb Side Effects :
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