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 Formulary Chapter 19: Wound Care Formulary - Full Chapter
Notes:
Secondary Care Staff: Dressings are expensive and have specific uses. See dressings information sheet on ward for choice and use of dressings or discuss with a Trust Tissue Viability representative. Also, see the Countywide Wound Care Formulary for more information.
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19  Wound care products
Foam dressing with silicone (Allevyn® Gentle Border Lite)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

 
 
19.01  Low adherence dressing
Low adherent dressings – knitted polyester primary dressing (Atrauman® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 7.5cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 20cm x 30cm

 
 
19.02  Absorbent dressing
Wound contact - Super absorbent cellulose and polymer primary dressing (Zetuvit Plus ®)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 15cm x 20cm

  • 20cm x 25cm

  • 20cm x 40cm

 
 
Wound contact layer - absorbent perforated (Softpore ®)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 6cm x 7cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 15cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 10cm x 25cm

  • 10cm x 30cm

  • 10cm x 35cm 

 
 
Wound contact layer absorbent cellulose (Zetuvit E® sterile & non-sterile dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes for non sterile & sterile



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 20cm x 20cm

  • 20cm x 40cm 


 

 
 
19.03  Hydrogel dressings
Hydrogel dressing (IntraSite® Conformable dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Size



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm


 

 
 
Hydrogel dressing (Intrasite® Gel 8g)
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Formulary
Amber

ONLY IF DIRECTED BY SPECIALIST


 Size - 8g


 

 
 
Hydrogel dressings (ActiFormCool® sheet)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5.6cm

  • 10cm x 10cm 

 
 
19.04  Vapour Permeable Films and membranes to top
Film dressing (Opsite® Flexigrid)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 6cm x 7cm

  • 12cm x 12cm

  • 15cm x 20cm


 

 
 
Film dressing (Opsite® Post Op)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 8.5cm x 9.5cm

  • 12cm x 10cm

  • 15.5cm x 8.5cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 10cm x 25cm

  • 10cm x 35cm

 
 
Intravenous line film dressing (IV3000®)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 6cm (ported)

  • 6cm x 7cm

  • 7cm x 9cm (ported)

  • 9cm x 12cm (ported)

  • 10cm x 12cm

  • 11cm x 14cm (ported) 

 
 
Intravenous line film dressing (Tegaderm® Paediatric IV610 )
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Formulary
Green

Size - 5cm x 5.7cm


 

 
 
Intravenous line film dressing (Tegaderm® Central IV1635)
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Formulary
Green

Size - 8.5cm x 10.5cm


 


 

 
 
Intravenous line film dressing (Tegaderm® IV Advanced PICC 1689)
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Formulary
Green

Size - 10cm x 15.5cm


 

 
 
Intravenous line film dressing (Tegaderm® Peripheral IV1633)
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Formulary
Green

Size - 7cm x 8.5cm


 

 
 
Vapour permeable dressing (Tegaderm® + pad dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 7cm

  • 9cm x 10cm

  • 9cm x 15cm

  • 9cm x 20cm

  • 9cm x 25cm

  • 9cm x 35cm

 
 
Vapour permeable film (Hydrofilm® dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 6cm x 7cm

  • 10cm x 12.5cm

  • 10cm x 15cm

  • 10cm x 25cm

  • 12cm x 25cm

  • 15cm x 20cm

  • 20cm x 30cm


 

 
 
19.05  Soft polymer dressings
Soft polymer dressing with absorbent pad (Allevyn Life® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 10.3cm x 10.3cm

  • 12.9cm x 12.9cm

  • 15.4cm x 15.4cm

  • 21cm x 21cm


 

 
 
Soft polymer dressing with absorbent pad (Biatain Silicone Lite ® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 5cm x 12.5cm

  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 12.5cm x 12.5cm


 

 
 
Soft polymer dressing with absorbent pad (Biatain® Silicone dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 12.5cm x 12.5cm

  • 15cm x 15cm

  • 17.5cm x 17.5cm

  • 18cm x 18cm (heel)

  • 14cm x 19.5cm

  • 15cm x 19cm

  • 25cm x 25cm (sacral)

 
 
Soft polymer dressing without absorbent pad (Adaptic Touch® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 7.6cm

  • 7.6cm x 11cm

  • 12.7cm x 15cm

  • 20 x 32cm

 
 
Soft polymer dressing without absorbent pad (Mepitel One® dressing)
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Formulary
Amber

TVN ADVICE ONLY


 Sizes



  • 6cm x 7cm

  • 9cm x 10cm

  • 13cm x 15cm

  • 24cm x 27.5cm

  • 27.5cm x 50cm

 
 
Soft polymer dressing without absorbent pad (Urgotul® dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Red

SECONDARY CARE ONLY


 Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm 

 
 
19.06  Hydrocolloid Dressings
Hydrocolloid dressing (Comfeel Plus Contour® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 6cm x 8cm

  • 9cm x 11cm


 

 
 
Hydrocolloid dressing (Comfeel Plus® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 4 x 6cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 15cm x 15cm

  • 20cm x 20cm

  • 17cm x 17cm

 
 
Hydrocolloid dressing (Comfeel® Plus Transparent)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 7cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

 
 
Hydrocolloid fibrous dressing (Durafiber® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 15cm x 15cm

  • 4cm x 10cm

  • 4cm x 20cm

  • 4cm x 30cm 

 
 
Hydrocolloid dressing (DuoDERM Extra Thin® dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Restricted Drug Restricted
Red

Specialist use only - for making fixation tapes for paediatric use only


 


Sizes



  • 5cm x 10cm

  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 9cm x 15cm

  • 9cm x 25cm

  • 9cm x 35cm

  • 15cm x 15cm


 

 
 
19.07  Foam Dressings
Foam adhesive dressing (Allevyn® Adhesive dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 12.5cm x 12.5cm

  • Other sizes are available where needed but not routinely used.


 

 
 
Foam adhesive dressing (Biatain® Adhesive dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 12.5cm x 12.5cm

  • Other sizes are available where needed but are not routinely used.

 
 
Foam adhesive dressing (Tegaderm® Foam adhesive dressing)
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Formulary
Green

ONLY WHERE SHAPE IS CLINICALLY NECESSARY


 


Sizes



  • Oval - 6.9cm x 7.6cm

  • Oval - 10cm x 11cm

  • Oval - 14.3cm x 15.6cm

  • Oval - 19cm x 22.2cm

 
 
Foam dressing with silicone (Allevyn® Gentle Border)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 12.5cm x 12.5cm

  • 15cm x 15cm


 

 
 
Foam dressing with silicone (Allevyn® Gentle Border Multisite)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Size



  • 17.1cm x 17.9cm





 

 
 
Foam dressing with silicone (Allevyn® Life Non-Bordered)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 10.5cm x 10.5cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 16cm x 16cm

 
 
Foam dressings (Biatain® Soft Hold)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 15cm x 15cm


 

 
 
Foam non-adhesive dressing (Allevyn® non-adhesive dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10.5cm x 13.5cm (heel)

  • Other sizes are available where needed but are not routinely used.

 
 
Foam non-adhesive dressing (Biatain® Non-Adhesive dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Restricted Drug Restricted
Amber

PODIATRY USE ONLY


 


Sizes



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 15cm x 15cm

  • 5cm x 7cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

 
 
19.08  Alginate Dressings
Alginate dressing (Biatain® Alginate dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 15cm x 15cm


 

 
 
Gelling fibre dressing (Kerracel®)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 2.5cm x 45cm

 
 
19.09  Capillary-acting dressings to top
19.10  Odour absorbent dressings
Odour absorbing dressing (Clinisorb® dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 15cm x 25cm

 
 
19.11  Honey Dressings
Honey based topical application (Activon® Medical Grade Manuka honey dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Size - 25g


 

 
 
Honey dressing (Algivon® Plus)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 2.5cm x 20cm ribbon

  • 10cm x 10cm

 
 
Honey dressings sheet (Activon® Tulle gauze dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm


 

 
 
Honey dressings sheet (Algivon® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

 
 
Honey sheet dressing (Actilite® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm


 

 
 
19.12  Iodine dressings
Iodine dressing (Iodoflex® paste dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5g

  • 10g


 

 
 
Iodine dressing (Iodosorb® ointment dressing, Iosdosorb® powder dressing sachets)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • Ointment dressing - 10g

  • Powder dressing sachet - 3g

 
 
Povidone Iodine dressing (Inadine® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 9.5cm x 9.5cm

 
 
19.13  Silver dressings
Silver - topical (Flamazine® (sulfadiazine silver 1%) cream)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 50g

  • 250g

  • 500g

 
 
Silver alginate dressing (Biatain® Alginate Ag dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 15cm x 15cm

  • 3cm x 44cm

 
 
Silver dressing - low adherent
(Acticoat Flex 3® dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

 
 
Silver dressing - low adherent (Acticoat Flex 7® dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 10cm x 12.5cm

  • 15cm x 15cm

 
 
Silver dressings - low adherent (Atrauman® Ag dressing)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

 
 
19.14  Antimicrobial and specialised dressings to top
Antimicrobial dressing (Cutimed® Sorbact Swabs)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 4cm x 6cm

  • 7cm x 9cm

 
 
Antimicrobial Gel (Cutimed® Sorbact Gel)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm

  • 7.5cm x 15cm

 
 
Antimicrobial Irrigation Fluids (Octenilin® Irrigation Solution)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Size - 350ml





 

 
 
Antimicrobial ribbon gauze (Cutimed® Sorbact Ribbon Gauze)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 2cm x 50cm

  • 5cm x 200cm

 
 
DACC coated antimicrobial dressing (Leukomed® Sorbact)
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Formulary
Red

FOR SECONDAY CARE USE ONLY


 


Sizes



  • 5cm x 7.2cm

  • 8cm x 10cm

  • 8cm x 15cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 10cm x 25cm

  • 10cm x 30cm

  • 10cm x 35cm

 
 
Enzyme alinogel (Flaminal® Forte gel dressing)
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Formulary
Green

For moderate to heavily exuding wounds.


Size - 15g and 50g tube


 

 
 
Enzyme alinogel (Flaminal® hydrogel dressing)
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Formulary
Green

For low to moderate exuding wounds.


Size - 15g and 50g tube

 
 
Specialised dressing (Mepiform® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Size



  • 5cm x 7cm

  • 9cm x 18cm

  • 4cm x 31cm

 
 
19.15  Surgical absorbents
Surgical absorbents (Gauze swabs type 13 light BP 1988 8ply non-sterile)
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Formulary
Green

Size



  • 10cm x 10cm (pack of 100)

 
 
Surgical absorbents (Gauze Swabs type 13 light BP 1988 8ply sterile)
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Formulary
Green

Size



  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm (pack of 5)

 
 
Absorbant cellulose dressing (Vliwasorb Pro®)
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Green

PRIMARY CARE USE ONLY.


 


Sizes



  • 12.5cm x 12.5cm

  • 12.5cm x 22.5cm

  • 22cm x 22cm

  • 22cm x 32cm

 
 
Surgical absorbants (Xupad)
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Green

Size



  • 10cm x 12cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 20cm x 40cm

 
 
19.16  Wound drainage pouches
Wound drainage pouch (Option® wound manager bag (Oakmed Ltd))
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Formulary
Amber

TVN recommendation only


 


Size - Various sizes




 
 
19.17  Physical debridement pads
Debriclean®
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Size



  • 9cm x 13cm

 
 
Debrisoft® Lolly
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Formulary
Green

 


 

 
 
Debrisoft® pad
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 13cm x 20cm

 
 
UCS® debridement Pad
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green
 
 
19.18  Negative wound pressure therapy
Negative pressure wound therapy (RENASYS-F® foam kit)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Small



  • foam dressing 10cm x 8cm x 3cm,

  • transparent film 20cm x 30cm



Medium



  • foam dressing 20cm x 13cm x 3cm

  • transparent film 20cm x 30cm

 
 
Negative pressure wound therapy (RENASYS-G® gauze kit)
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Formulary
Green
 
 
Portable negative wound pressure therapy (Pico® dressing kit (complete))
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Formulary
Amber

TVN advice ONLY


Do not require supply of separate pump


Sizes - Various





 




 
 
Portable negative wound pressure therapy (Snap® cartridge system, Snap® foam dressing kit)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Amber

PRESCRIBE SEPARATELY


Various sizes


 

 
 
V.A.C.® KCl Medical Ltd Negative Wound Pressure Therapy system
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Red

SECONDARY CARE ONLY Trust contract (Must send a referral form to TVN for funding approval.

 
 
19.19  Dressing packs to top
Dressing pack (Nurse It® Sterile dressing pack)
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Formulary
Green

Use



  • PRIMARY CARE ONLY

 
 
Dressing packs (Softdrape® sterile dressing pack)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Red

Use



  • NHS supplies for INPATIENT USE ONLY





 

 
 
19.20  Wound care and accessories
Adhesive remover spray (Lift Plus® 360 Citrus medical adhesive remover)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green
 
 
Adhesive remover spray (Lifteez® non-sting medical adhesive remover aerosol)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

 


 

 
 
Adhesive remover spray (Offmate® stoma adhesive remover spray)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

 


 

 
 
Adhesive remover spray (StoCare® Remove medical adhesive remover spray)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

 


 

 
 
Adhesive remover spray (ZenSetiv® adhesive remover spray)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green
 
 
Larvae (Larvae 100, Larvae 200)
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Formulary
Green

FREE RANGE OR IN BAGS.


 Size



  • Need to order the appropriate number of larvae for the wound size.

 
 
Over granulation tape (Fludroxycortide® 4mcg/square cm tape 7.5cm)
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Formulary
Green

Size - 20cm


Formerly "Healan tape"


 


 

 
 
Wound dressing (Hydroclean Plus® dressing)
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Formulary
Green

Size



  • 4cm round

  • 4cm round cavity

  • 5.5cm round

  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm

  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm cavity

  • 10cm x 10cm 

 
 
Wound irrigation (Octenillin®)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Size - 350ml


 


 

 
 
Wound irrigation (Sodium chloride 0.9% irrigation solution 20ml - Clinipod®)
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Formulary
Green

25 x 20ml


 

 
 
Adhesive remover wipes (Lifteez® non-sting medical adhesive remover wipes)
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Green

A spray product should be provided unless patient has a specific need for wipes e.g. for people who lack the manual strength or dexterity to use a spray.


 


 

 
 
Adhesive remover wipes (Salts® adhesive remover wipes)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Restricted Drug Restricted
Green

A spray product should be provided unless patient has a specific need for wipes e.g. for people who lack the manual strength or dexterity to use a spray.


 

 
 
Adhesive remover wipes (StoCare® Remove - medical adhesive remover wipes)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Restricted Drug Restricted
Green

A spray product should be provided unless patient has a specific need for wipes e.g. for people who lack the manual strength or dexterity to use a spray


 


 

 
 
Adhesive remover wipes (Universal® remover wipes)
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Green

A spray product should be provided unless patient has a specific need for wipes e.g. for people who lack the manual strength or dexterity to use a spray

 
 
Radiotherapy dressing (PolyMem® dressing (non adhesive)
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Green

  • RESTRICTED TO MANAGEMENT OF RADIOTHERAPY INDUCED SKIN REACTIONS


Size



  • 8cm x 8cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 13cm x 13cm

  • 17cm x 19cm

  • 10cm x 61cm

  • 20cm x 60cm

 
 
19.21  Surgical adhesive tapes
Permeable Non-Woven Synthetic Adhesive Tape
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Green

Chemipore® tape - FOR PRIMARY CARE USE ONLY



  • 1.25cm x 5m

  • 2.5cm x 5m

  • 5cm x 5m



Scanpore® tape



  • 2.5cm x 5m

  • 5cm x 5m



Micropore® tape - FOR SECONDARY CARE USE ONLY



  • 1.25cm x 5m

  • 2.5cm x 5m

  • 5cm x 5m

 
 
19.22  Bandages
Compression bandage (K-Lite® bandage, K-Lite Long® bandage)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes


K-Lite®



  • 5cm x 4.5m

  • 7cm x 4.5m

  • 10cm x 4.5m

  • 15cm x 4.5m



K-Lite Long®



  • 10cm x 5.25m

 
 
Compression bandage (Ko-Flex® bandage, Ko-Flex Long ® bandge)
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Formulary
Green

Size



  • Ko-Flex - 10cm x 6m

  • Ko-Flex Long - 10cm x 7m

 
 
Compression bandage (K-Plus® bandage, K-Plus Long® bandage)
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Formulary
Green

Size



  • K-Plus® - 10cm x 8.7m

  • K-Plus Long® - 10cm x 10.25m


 

 
 
Compression bandage (K-ThreeC® bandage)
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Formulary
Green

Size



  • 10cm x 3m





 

 
 
Elasticated tubular bandage (Acti-Fast® 2 way stretch stockinette)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Various sizes





 

 
 
Lightweight conforming bandage (K-Band® bandage)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 5cm x 4m

  • 7cm x 4m

  • 10cm x 4m

  • 15cm x 4m

 
 
Medicated Bandages (Viscopaste PB7® bandage)
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Formulary
Green

Size


7.5cm x 6m


 

 
 
Medicated bandaging (Zipzoc®)
View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

 


 

 
 
Multi-layer Compression Bandaging – Four layer (K-Four® multi-layer compression bandage kit)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Size



  • Less than 18cm

  • 18cm - 25cm

  • 25cm - 30cm

  • Greater than 30cm


 

 
 
Multi-layer Compression Bandaging – Two layer (UrgoKTwo® multi-layer compression bandage kit)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 0 (short)

  • 18cm - 25cm (8cm, 10cm, 12cm)

  • 25cm - 32cm (8cm, 10cm, 12cm)


 

 
 
Multi-layer Compression Bandaging – Two layer (UrgoKTwo® reduced multi-layer compression bandage kit)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 18cm - 25cm

  • 25cm - 32cm


 

 
 
Short stretch compression bandage (Actico® bandage)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes



  • 4cm x 6m

  • 6cm x 6m

  • 8cm x 6m

  • 10cm x 6m

  • 12cm x 6m

 
 
Sub compression wadding bandage (Cellona Undercast® padding bandage)
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Formulary
Green

Size



  • 5cm x 2.75m

  • 7.5cm x 2.75m

  • 10cm x 2.75m

  • 15cm x 2.75m


 

 
 
Sub compression wadding bandage (K-Soft® bandage, K-Soft Long bandage)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Size



  • K-Soft - 10cm x 3.5m

  • K-Soft Long - 10cm x 4.5m


 

 
 
Tubular bandaging (Clinifast®)
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Formulary
Green

Beige line (1 per pack)



  • 17.5cm x 1m


Blue line (1 per pack)



  • 7.5cm x 1m

  • 7.5cm x 3m

  • 7.5cm x 5m


Green line (1 per pack)



  • 5cm x 1m

  • 5cm x 3m

  • 5cm x 5m


Red line (1 per pack)



  • 3.5cm x 1m


Yellow line (6 per pack)



  • 10.75cm x 1m

  • 10.75cm x 3m

  • 10.75cm x 5m


 

 
 
19.23  Compression hosiery and garments
Compression hosiery applicator (Acti-Glide® compression hosiery applicator)
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Formulary
Green
 
 
Compression hosiery applicator (Mediven® 2 in 1 compression hosiery applicator)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green
 
 
Footwear (Kerraped® all purpose boot)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Size



  • Small (shoe size 2 - 5.5)

  • Medium (shoe size 6 - 7.5)

  • Large (shoe size 8 - 10)

  • XL (shoe size 10.5 - 13)

 
 
Graduated compression hosiery (Activa® (RAL Class I,Class II, Class III))
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Various sizes


 

 
 
Graduated compression hosiery (Mediven Plus® (RAL Class I,Class II, Class III))
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Various sizes

 
 
Leg ulcer hosiery kit (Actilymph® hosiery kit)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Various sizes

 
 
Leg ulcer hosiery kit (Jobst® Ulcer care)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Various sizes.

 
 
Leg ulcer hosiery kit (Mediven® leg ulcer kit )
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Various sizes

 
 
Pressure relieving garment (Aderma®)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Wrap, sheet or strip

 
 
Wound protection (LimbO® limb protector)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Various sizes


 

 
 
Wrap systems for compression (Juxta-Fit®)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Available for the foot, calf, knee, thigh and toes

 
 
Wrap systems for compression (Readywrap®)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Available for the foot, calf, knee, thigh and toes.

 
 
Pressure relieving garment (Parafricta®)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Restricted Drug Restricted
Green

TVN USE ONLY


Various sizes


 

 
 
19.24  Emollients, creams and barriers to top
Barrier cream (Medi Derma-S® barrier cream)
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Formulary
Green

Sizes - 28g and 90g


 

 
 
Barrier cream (MediHoney® barrier cream)
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Formulary
Green

50g


 

 
 
Barrier Film foam applicator (Cavilon® film)
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Formulary

Sizes



  • 1ml (box)

  • 3ml (box)

  • 28ml

 
 
Emollients (White soft paraffin 50%/Liquid paraffin 50% ointment)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green
 
 
Emollients (ZeroAQS® emollient cream)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green
 
 
Emollients containing urea (Dermatonics® Once Heel Balm)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Contains 25% urea


Sizes -  75ml and 200ml


 

 
 
Non-sting barrier film (Medi Derma-S® non-sting barrier film foam applicator)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary
Green

Sizes - 1ml and 3ml

 
 
Skin protector (Cavilon® cream)
View adult BNF View SPC online View SMC online View childrens BNF
Formulary

Sizes



  • 2g (box of 20)

  • 28g

  • 92g

 
 
 ....
 Non Formulary Items
Acticoat

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Size



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

Acticoat 7

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Size



  • 10cm x 12.5cm

  • 15cm x 15cm

Advadraw

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Sizes



  • 0.5cm x 40cm

  • 10cm x 11cm

  • 10cm x 15cm

Allevyn (Tracheostomy) 9 x 9

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
Aquacel

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Size



  • 4cm x 10cm

  • 4cm x 20cm

  • 4cm x 30cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 15cm x 15cm

  • 5cm x 5cm

Aquacel Ag

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Size



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 15cm x 15cm

  • 2cm x 45cm

  • 5cm x 5cm

Aquacel Ribbon 2 x 45

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
Aquaform 8g

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
C View

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Size



  • 10cm x 12cm

  • 15cm x 20cm

  • 20cm x 30cm

  • 6cm x 7cm

Comfeel Plus (thin) Transparent Dressing

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Size



  • 5cm x 7cm

  • 9cm x 4cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 15cm x 15cm


 

Duoderm Signal Dressing

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Sizes



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 14cm x 14cm

Iodoflex 17g

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
Lyofoam

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Sizes



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm

Mepilex

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Sizes



  • 10cm x 11cm

  • 15cm x 16cm

Mepilex Border

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Sizes



  • 10cm x 12.5cm

  • 7cm x 7.5cm

Mepilex Border lite

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Sizes



  • 7.5cm x 7.5cm

  • 10cm x 10cm

Mepilex lite 10 x 10

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Sizes



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 15cm x 15cm

Mepitel

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Size



  • 12cm x 15cm

  • 5cm x 7.5cm

  • 8cm x 10cm

Mesitran (Honey ointment) 15g

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
Mesitran S (Honey ointment) 15g

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
Mesorb

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Size



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 15cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 15cm x 20cm

  • 20cm x 25cm

  • 20cm x 30cm

N/A Ultra dressing

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Sizes



  • 9.5cm x 9.5cm

  • 9.5cm x 19cm

Prontosan Solution

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Products



  • Wound gel 30ml

  • Solution 350ml bottle

Release dressing

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Size



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 5cm x 5cm

Sorbsan Flat

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary

Size



  • 10cm x 10cm

  • 10cm x 20cm

  • 5cm x 5cm

Sorbsan Packing 2g

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
Sorbsan Ribbon 40

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
Steripaste 7.5 x 6m

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
Tegaderm 10 x 12

View adult BNF View SPC online View childrens BNF
Non Formulary
  
Key
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Section Title Section Title (sub level)
First Choice Item First Choice item
Non Formulary Item Non Formulary section
Restricted Drug
Restricted Drug
Unlicensed Drug
Unlicensed
Track Changes
Display tracking information
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Link to adult BNF
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Link to children's BNF
click to search medicines.org.uk
Link to SPCs
Cytotoxic Drug
Cytotoxic Drug
CD
Controlled Drug
High Cost Medicine
High Cost Medicine
Cancer Drugs Fund
Cancer Drugs Fund
NHSE
NHS England
Homecare
Homecare
CCG
CCG

Traffic Light Status Information

Status Description

Red

Secondary care only, not to be prescribed in primary care.   

Amber 2

Specialist initiation with shared care guidance Medicines which should be initiated in secondary care by the specialist with follow-on prescription and monitoring according to a specific Shared Care (SC) Guideline. Prescribing may be continued in primary care in line with a shared care guideline   

Amber with Shared Care

Specialist initiation with shared care guidance Medicines which should be initiated in secondary care by the specialist with follow-on prescription and monitoring according to a specific Shared Care (SC) Guideline. Prescribing may be continued in primary care in line with a shared care guideline   

Amber

Considered suitable for primary care prescribing following specialist initiation/recommendation.  

Green

Considered appropriate for prescribing in both secondary and primary care. Suitable for initiation in primary care.   

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