Sorbact® Compress

Bacteria- and fungi binding wound contact layer

Reduces bioburden in superficial and cavity wounds

A non-absorbent bacteria- and fungi binding wound contact layer, based on Sorbact® technology, that allows passage of wound exudate into a secondary dressing. Sorbact® Compress prevents and treats wound infections and facilitates the wound healing process. Sorbact® Compress can be used in compression therapy.

Intended use

Sorbact® Compress is intended for use in management of clean, contaminated, colonized or infected exuding wounds, such as surgical wounds, traumatic wounds, cavity wounds, fistulas, pressure ulcers, diabetic ulcers and foot and leg ulcers.


Superficial Deep

Infection phase

Infection prevention Infection treatment

Wound type

Clean Colonized/infected Superficial Cavities

How to use

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Step 1

Prepare the wound according to local clinical practice.


Step 2

Select an appropriate dressing size for the wound. The dressing can be unfolded into suitable size and may overlap the wound margins if necessary.


Step 3

Remove the dressing from the pouch using an aseptic technique.


Step 4

If cutting the dressing, use an aseptic technique. Discard any open and unused dressings.


Step 5

Apply the dressing. Ensure that the dressing comes into direct contact with the complete wound surface. In cavity wounds and fistulas, unfold and fluff up one or more dressings and line/fill the cavity or fistula. Avoid dense packing.


Step 6

Apply an appropriate secondary dressing.


Step 7

The dressing change frequency depends on exudate levels and the overall condition of the wound and surrounding skin. Should the clinical condition allow, the dressing can be left in place for up to 7 days.

Clinicians should ensure that the product is used in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions for use.

Product range

Size Pcs/pack Ref. no.
4 x 6 cm, 1.6 x 2.4 in 40 98128
7 x 9 cm, 2.8 x 3.5 in 40 98125



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