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Chitosan information

Chitosan wound dressing consists of 100% chitosan fibres. Chitosan is a naturally occurring starch (polymer) derived from the shells of crustaceans. It is a soft, highly absorbent dressing which gel when in contact with wound exudates and provide moist environment for optimum healing.

Chitosan wound dressing has the absorbency and gelling characteristics similar to carboxymethyl cellulose but with additional benefits of being haemostatic and bacteriostatic are important to wound healing process.


Chitosan wound dressing can be used in the management of moderate to heavily exuding chronic and acute wounds, and may be used to control minor bleeding in superficial wounds.

- Pressure ulcers
- Venous leg ulcers
- Diabetic foot ulcers
- Cavity wounds
- Donor sites and graft sites
- Surgical wounds (e.g. postoperative wounds left to heal by secondary intention)
- Skin abrasions and lacerations Superficial and partial-thickness burns
- Exudate absorption in oncology wounds (e.g. fungating cutaneous tumours, cutaneous metastases and Kaposi's sarcomas).

Features and benefits

- Absorbency
- Haemostatic
- Bacteriostatic
- CE Marked



Specification (cm)Pack quantity
5x510 pcs / carton
10x1010 pcs / carton
10x12.510 pcs / carton
10x2010 pcs / carton
15x1510 pcs / carton
15x2510 pcs / carton
2.5x3010 pcs / carton
2.5x4510 pcs / carton
20x3010 pcs / carton

The information presented in the table could be subject to modifications.

Frequently asked questions about Drainage Catheter

The product codes in this chart are for CVC kits with straight introducer needle configuration.

CVC kits with Y-shaped introducer needle configuration are also available in adult types. The product code of CVC kit with Y-shaped introducer needle configuration is to add letter “Y” after the product code of CVC kit with straight introducer needle configuration, for example, “FC-2726Y”.

Before you order, please clarify which configuration you request, either straight or Y-shape introducer needle.

Pediatric types of CVC include single lumen 22Ga, 20Ga, 18Ga; double lumen 4Fr, 5Fr;triple lumen 4.5Fr and triple lumen 5.5Fr.

Product customization on demand, don’t hesitate to contact us for more information.