Kerracel™ Ag dressing is the only gelling dressing with ag oxysalts™ (ag3+), providing up to 6 times more power than traditional silvers (agl+) to reduce the barriers that create a hostile wound environment1 *
Kills bacteria within a biofilm and prevents biofilm re-formation2*
Quickly kills at least 99.999% (5 log) of a broad spectrum of bacteria34*
Reduces Inflammation†and the associated H2O2* that can cause tissue damage and support microbial growth.5
Produces oxygen which may create an elevated oxygen environment.5*
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1. Spina C. Silver I, II, III: Chemical characteristics, properties, and anti-microbial activity. Crawford Healthcare Ltd.
2. Evaluation of antimicrobial activity of KERRACEL™ Ag and Aquacel® Ag Extra™ against in vitro biofilms. CHC R541. 2017. Crawford Healthcare Ltd.
3. Antibacterial efficacy of KERRACEL™ Ag and Aquacel® Ag Extra™ against planktonic species over 7 days in vitro. CHC R539. 2017. Crawford Healthcare Ltd.
4. Rate of antibacterial efficacy of KERRACEL™ Ag and Aquacel® Ag Extra™ against S. aureus and P. aeruginosa in vitro. CHC R540. 2017. Crawford Healthcare Ltd.
5. Thomason H, Lovett, J et al. Silver oxysalts promote cutaneous wound healing independent of infection. Wound Repair and Regeneration. 2018 Mar;26(2):144-152.
* In vitro
† In vivo
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