Silver-Sept® Antimicrobial Skin & Wound Gel
Product description and uses:
Silver-Sept® Antimicrobial Skin & Wound Gel is a clear, LATEX FREE, amorphous hydrogel wound dressing that helps to maintain a moist wound environment that is conducive to healing. Silver-Sept® will absorb a mild amount of wound exudate. Silver-Sept® will not stain or discolor tissue.
Silver Sept® functions as a long-lasting, antimicrobial barrier by inhibiting the growth of bacteria including the antibiotic resistant strains: MRSA & VRE, as well as, clinically important fungi such as: Candida albicans and Aspergillus niger.
Biocompatibility and Safety:
Silver Sept® has been subjected to rigorous biocompatibility and safety testing at independent testing laboratories and shown to be non-irritating, non-sensitizing and non-cytotoxic and meets the highest standards for safe use. Testing included:
- Cytotoxicity Studies
- ISO Skin Irritation Studies
- ISO Sensitization Studies
- USP and ISO Modified Systemic Toxicity Studies
Sustained Duration of Action:
Silver-Sept® has been shown in antimicrobial effectiveness studies (see table 2) to maintain its high level of antimicrobial barrier properties for up to 3 days.
Available in 1.5 oz. and 3 oz. tubes.
Medicare HCPCS Code: A6248