SURGIFOAM®

Absorbable Haemostatic Gelatin Sponge and Powder

 

SPONGE

SURGIFOAM® Absorbable Gelatin Sponge u.s.p. is a sterile, water-insoluble, malleable, porcine gelatin absorbable sponge intended for haemostatic use by applying to a bleeding surface. The sponge is off-white and porous in appearance.  

SURGIFOAM® Sponge, used dry or saturated with sterile saline solution, is indicated for surgical procedures (except ophthalmic) for haemostasis, when control of capillary, venous and arteriolar bleeding by pressure, ligature and other conventional procedures is ineffective or impractical.


Although not necessary, SURGIFOAM® Sponge can be used with thrombin to achieve haemostasis.

 

POWDER

SURGIFOAM® Absorbable Gelatin Powder made from absorbable gelatin sponge u.s.p. is a sterile, porcine gelatin absorbable powder intended for haemostatic use by applying to a bleeding surface. The powder is off-white in appearance.

SURGIFOAM® Powder saturated with sterile saline solution is indicated for surgical procedures (except ophthalmic) for haemostasis, when control of capillary, venous and arteriolar bleeding by pressure, ligature and other conventional procedures is ineffective or impractical.
 

Although not necessary, SURGIFOAM® Powder can be used with thrombin to achieve haemostasis.

The product conforms to irregular surfaces. SURGIFOAM® Absorbable Gelatin Powder is supplied in a sterile mixing container that makes mixing easy and fast. 

 Please consult the instructions for use for indications, contraindications, warnings and precautions.