Silicone Gel bound to a net of polyamide, soft and flexible. By the open structure of a mesh of nylon, it is permeable to exudates from the wound which must be absorbed by an absorbent dressing on top of it. By its impermeability horizontal, there is no maceration. Since the silicone gel does not absorb absolutely not, a moist environment is maintained around the wound. Does not stick to the wound. Adheres only to dry skin and healthy. As long as the wound bleeds, Mepitel should be covered with wet compresses May be left on the wound for 3 to 5 days.
No dressing changes painful.