Tegaderm transparent film dressings consist of a thin, semipermeable film backing that is impermeable to liquids, bacteria and viruses,* yet water vapour, oxygen and carbon dioxide can easily escape. The sterile film includes a latex free hypoallergenic adhesive enabling long wear time and full site visibility to minimise unnecessary dressing changes.
3M™ Tegaderm™ Diamond Transparent Film Dressings have a highly breathable film for a firm hold and gentle release.
3M™ Tegaderm™ HP (Holding Power) Transparent Film Dressings have a special adhesive for greater holding power in humid conditions or with diaphoretic patients.
All Tegaderm transparent film dressings are safe to be worn for up to seven days and provide:
* In vitro testing shows that the transparent film provides a viral barrier from viruses 27nm in diameter or larger while the dressing remains intact without leakage.