Atrauman Ag is a compress oily film features antibacterial to advocate in the context of a treatment atraumatic wound. The carrier material (support) is made up of fibres polyamides coated with silver elementary, and is impregnated with a mass of balsamic-based triglycerides without active agents (neutral fat).
The bacteria are eliminated at the surface of the wrap by the silver ions released in the moist environment. Atrauman Ag acts against Gram-negative bacteria (e.g. Klebsiella pneumoniae) and Gram-positive bacteria (e.g. Staphylococcus aureus, including the strains MRSA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococus Aureus, in French: Staphylococcus aureus methicillin-resistant (MRSA)).
It no residue remains of the ointment are difficult to remove (such as vaseline) on the wound when changing the dressing.
The compresses oily film should be in order to complete the treatment of wounds with a high rate of germs, the treatment of infected wounds as well as wound treatment and prophylaxis of infections (preventive and curative, against infections). The microbiological activity continues for seven days, but the gauze can be changed at each replacement dressing.