Hydrocolloid Dressing (Thin)



Medstock Hydro is efficient and affordable elastic dressing made of pressure sensitive adhesive with carboxymethylcellulose (CMC) hydrophilic granules that contribute to wound healing.

    • Excellent absorption capability for low exudate wounds
    • When the thickness of the Medstock Hydro is 0.4mm thick:
        • Moisture Permeability: 0.34g/10cm2/24hrs/37°C
        • Hygroscopic ability: 2.40g/10cm2/24hrs/37°C
        • Hygroscopic capacity: 2.74g/10cm2/24hrs/37°C 
    • Hygroscopic capability: 2.83g/24hrs/37°C
    • pH 5.7 Acid and Alkali resistance pH 3-12
    • Facilitates debridement of wound
    • Swells in the presence of exudate, releasing a gel which maintains a moist environment
    • Reduces pain by keeping nerve endings moist
    • Waterproof, protecting wound from microbial invasion
    • Non-adherent and easy to remove
    • Suitable for low exudate wounds only
    • I-II degree bedsores
    • Superficial and small burns
    • Skin grafts, donor sites and surgical wounds
    • For granulating and epithelialising wounds
    • Suitable on necrotic tissue to rehydrate and facilitate debridement
    • Suitable as a retention dressing to hydrogels
    • Should not be used on infected wounds