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3M 1628 Tegaderm Transparent Film Dressing 6 in. x 8 in.

Product Description:

3M Transparent Dressing Tegaderm is Hypoallergenic and not made with natural rubber latex. This product is picture-frame delivery makes accurate placement easy.

  • Waterproof, sterile barrier: protects the I.V. site or wound from external contaminants such as bacteria, viruses, blood and body fluids – in vitro testing shows that the transparent film provides a viral barrier from viruses 27 nm in diameter or larger while the dressing remains intact without leakage
  • Breathable film lets oxygen in and moisture vapour out
  • Picture-frame delivery makes placement accurate and easy, minimising potential to stick to gloves or to itself
  • Transparent dressing allows for continuous visibility to the I.V. insertion site
  • Dressing flexes with skin for greater patient comfort
  • May be worn up to 7 days
  • Radiologically transparent. Tegaderm products can be safely left on patient’s skin during radiotherapy treatments. Dressing does not act as bolus material, with or without 3M™ Cavilon™ No Sting Barrier Film (CNSBF)
  • Can be used to maintain a moist wound environment to facilitate autolytic debridement
  • Helps to prevent skin breakdown caused by friction

3M™ Tegaderm™ Transparent Film Dressing Frame Style is a sterile, vapour permeable transparent film dressing.

3M™ Tegaderm™ Transparent Film Dressings can be used to cover and protect catheter sites and wounds, to maintain a moist environment for wound healing, and to secure devices to the skin.

Suggested applications
  • Catheter sites and wounds
  • Primarily closed clean surgical wounds
  • Skin graft donor sites
  • First and second degree burns
  • Minor abrasion and superficial decubitus ulcer
  • To facilitate autolytic debridement through a moist wound healing environment
  • May be used as a protective eye covering, e.g. to keep eyes closed during surgery, for patients with a corneal abrasion. Helps maintain eye moisture