*Use on cuts, grazes, burns, leg ulcers and surgical wounds *Natural barrier against drug resistant bacteria *Medihoney™ Honey 800mg/g
Antibacterial Honey is a standardised antibacterial honey, predominanty
leptospermum sp., selected for its unique wound cleaning and
antibacterial barrier properties. Medihoney™ Antibacterial Wound Gel™
has been specially formulated containing 80% Medihoney™ Antibacterial
Honey with natural waxes and oils to provide a high viscosity gel that
is easy to apply with good wash off characteristics when dressings are
Medihoney™ Antibacterial Wound Gel™ is a topical
preparation that can be used for both chronic and acute wound care. It
is proven to be clinically effective for:
*Providing a moist wound healing environment *Protecting the wound by creating a barrier against wound pathogens including antibiotic resisting strains. *Providing a cleaner wound *Rapidly removing malodour *Reducing the risk of infection from bacteria
Medihoney™ Antibacterial Wound Gel™ is a non-adherent natural dressing and theefore reduces trauma and pain at dressing changes.
*Leg and foot ulcers *Pressure ulcers *Infected wounds *Sloughy wounds *Necrotic wounds *Malodorous wounds *Donor and recipient graft sites *Burns *Superficial wounds such as cuts, scratches and abrasions *Superficial burns *General first aid
wounds, such as surgical wounds, infected wounds, burns, leg/foot
ulcers,diabetic wounds, donor and recipient graft sites, necrotic
sloughy or malodorous wounds, should be managed under the supervision of
a health care professional.
Unscrew cap, remove tamper evident seal and
replace cap. Do not use if the seal is missing or broken. Product is only sterile until seal is broken.
1. Protect wound edges with a barrier cream
2. Medihoney Antibacterial Wound Gel™ can be applied directly on the base of
the wound. Avoid direct contact between the wound and the nozzle of the tube.
3. Ensure that the Medihoney™ Antibacterial Wound Gel™ is in full contact with
the base of the wound - approximately 3mm thickness (1/4 inch). Apply more if
wound fluid is present.
4. A suitable non-adherent sterile pad or dressing should be applied to cover
the Medihoney™ Antibacterial Wound Gel.
5. The dressing should be suitably absorbent to manage wound fluid (exudate).
6. Medihoney™ Antibacterial Wound Gel™ can be left on the wound for up to 7
days dependent on the amount of fluid present. The dressing should be changed
when it is saturated with wound fluid or if the cover dressing is leaking.
7. At the removal of dressing the waxes contained in the Medihoney™
Antibacterial Wound Gel™ may remain leaving a protective layer. These waxes can
be washed away at each dressing change.
*A small amount of honey may be observed
when opening the tube. This is normal and is not an indication of product
*The wound may appear larger in size and
depth as dead tissue is cleared away. This increase should be followed by an
improved appearance of the wound.
*Do not use on patients who have had an allergic reaction to honey.
*Medihoney™ Antibacterial Wound Gel ™ is
not recommended for use in deep wounds or body cavities where removal of the
waxesmay be difficult.
*For any experience of a reaction other
than a short lasting stinging sensation, remove the dressing and wash the
*To be used with caution and close
observation on heavily exudating wounds
*In the event of a slow or non-responding
wound please seek medical advice
80% Medihoney™ Antibacterial Honey
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