Smith & Nephew Melolin Low Adherent High Absorbent Dressing


BOX of 100

SKU SAN01293

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Smith & Nephew Melolin Low Adherent High Absorbent Dressing

Melolin consists of a highly absorbent cotton and acrylic fibre pad which is heat bonded on one side to a very thin perforated polyester film. The film side of the dressing is placed next to the wound.


Melolin consists of three layers:

1. Low adherent perforated film

2. Highly absorbent cotton/acrylic pad

3. Hydrophobic backing layer

Benefits Low adherent perforated film

Allows for rapid drainage of exudate, reducing trauma to healing tissue

    Highly absorbent cotton/acrylic pad Patient Comfort
    • Cushions and Protects
    • Comfortable and minimises pain on removal

      Easy to cut to shape

      Retains its integrity when cut

        Non-sensitising - Inert and non-sensitive

          Delays time to strike through

          • Significant improvement in terms of strike through, therefore requiring fewer dressing changes
          • Available in Sterile or Bulk Format
            Contraindications and Precautions:
            • Change dressing daily or more often according to the condition of the wound
            • Seek medical advice immediately for all serious wounds and burns, or if redness or discomfort occurs

            ## Product comes in a Pharmacy presentation.

            Code Description Items per unit Refer Availability
            66974940 5cm x 5cm Box/100
            66974933 10cm x 10cm Box/10
            66974941 10cm x 10cm Box/100
            66974939 10cm x 20cm Box/100
            36360030 50cm x 60cm Box/40
            36360031 50cm x 120cm Box/20
            36360032 50cm x 180cm Box/14
            36101720 5cm x 5cm (pk/5) 1 doz/disp ##
            36101820 10cm x 10cm (pk/3) 1 doz/disp ##
            66974930 50cm x 7m Box/1