Vilowond® POVI Gauze is a knitted viscose fabric impregnated in a non-adherent PEG based ointment containing 10% PVP-Iodine, equivalent to 1% available iodine.
Upon contact with wound exudates, the iodine is released from the PEG base, offering a broad range antimicrobial activity against gram positive and gram negative bacteria, including resistant strains, yeast, fungi and viruses.
Designed to protect the wound, even if infected.
Gentle application, easy to remove.
Colour change indicates when dressing needs changing.
The viscose fabric allows passage of exudates to a secondary absorptive dressing e.g. Pharmapad, Pharmapore, Pharmapore PU, Pharma-Foam or Pharma-Foam Comfort.
Proven success in community and hospital use.
Sterilized by gamma irradiation.
Packed in peelable Aluminum easily opened pouches.