Algidex Ag is a technologically advanced wound dressing that has been uniquely formulated with a combination of ionic silver, alginate and maltodextrin to provide immediate and sustained antimicrobial activity against a broad spectrum of wound pathogens without inducing bacterial resistnace. The antimicrobial activeity remains effective for up to seven days. Algidex Ag has been clincially documented as a cost-effective dressing that provides excellent exudate management with a longer wear time and fewer dressing changes. The silver in Algidex Ag is completely and evenly distirbuted over the wound in the ionic state. The unique formulation will not adhere tot he wound upon removal.