Molnlycke Melgisorb Ag Antimicrobial Alginate Dressing


Alginate Dressings


Learn about Molnlycke Melgisorb Ag Antimicrobial Alginate Dressing

This product can be used under compression bandages. Because it contains alginate, it assists in supporting the control of minor bleeding in superficial wounds. Suitable for use, under medical supervision on wounds that are critically colonized. Indicated for external use only. Absorbs up to 45% more than market leading silver hydrofiber dressing. High fiber strength allows removal in one piece. Rapid and sustained antimicrobial effect. Sustained silver release up to 4 days.


  • The fibers forms a soft gel, which creates a moist environment and promotes wound healing
  • Melgisorb Ag is able to manage high volumes of exudate
  • Melgisorb® Ag is an antimicrobial alginate dressing made with carboxymethylcellulose (CMC)
  • Its unique construction allows for high absorbancy, high wet tensile strength with sustained antimicrobial efficacy
  • The high strength fibers also allow for one piece removal
  • Sustained silver release for up to 14 days


Application Silver Alginate Dressing
Brand Melgisorb® Ag
Impregnated Ingredients Ionic Silver
UNSPSC Code 42311540
Type Non-adhesive Without Border
Color White
Sterility Sterile
Material Alginate / Carboxymethyl Cellulose (CMC)
Manufacturer Molnlycke
Additional Information:

Molnlycke Melgisorb Ag Antimicrobial Alginate Dressing is a dressing that helps to prevent infection. It is made of alginate, which is a natural substance that is derived from seaweed. This dressing is available in five different sizes.