Description of the medicine: Hemostatic collagen sponge (Spongia haemostatica collagenica)
HEMOSTATIC COLLAGEN SPONGE (Spongia haemostatica collagenica).
It is prepared from a mass of collagen, 2% collagen solution with the addition of furatsilina and boric acid.
Dry porous mass of yellow color in the form of plates, soft elastic consistency, well absorbent liquid. It is practically insoluble in cold water, partially soluble in hot.
It has a hemostatic and antiseptic effect, stimulates tissue regeneration. Left in a wound or cavity is completely absorbed.
It is used as a hemostatic agent for capillary and parenchymal hemorrhages, for tamponade of the sinuses of the dura mater, to stop alveolar bleeding, to fill defects in parenchymal organs, etc.
The hemostatic effect of the sponge is enhanced if it is additionally moistened with a thrombin solution.
Contraindicated in bleeding from large vessels, hypersensitivity to furacilin and other nitrofurans.
Release form: plates of 5 x 5 or 10 x 10 cm in size, packed in bags made of polyethylene and laid in bags made of cardboard.
Storage: in a dry, dark place at room temperature.