The 3M Nexcare Tegaderm Waterproof Transparent Dressing is designed to cover and protect abrasions, cuts, scrapes, minor burns, and post-surgical incisions. It can also be used to secure IV catheters and other tubing, as well as to protect reddened or fragile skin. Its unique properties make it flexible with your body and breathable providing superior comfort when worn.
This Tegaderm dressing is hypoallergeic and allows moisture to escape and oxygen to enter for breathability. The wound dressing is also waterproof and keeps out water, dirt and germs, thus helping to prevent infection. This means that users can wear the dressing while showering or swimming.
Tegaderm Waterproof Transparent Dressing can be worn up to 7 days. The adhesive sticks on strong, yet is gentle on skin upon removal. The transparency allow users and caregivers to monitor the wound as it heals.
The many applications of these Nexcare bandages include:
The 2-3/8" x 2-3/4" size comes in a pack of 8 dressings. The 4" x 4-3/4" size comes in a pack of 4 dressings.