Sorbact® Surgical Dressing

Bacteria- and fungi binding dressing

Reduces bioburden in dry to low exuding wounds

Sorbact® Surgical Dressing is a bacteria- and fungi binding wound dressing for dry to low exuding wounds. It absorbs and retains exudate and enables a moist wound environment. The waterproof backing film provides protection against external contamination and allows excess fluid to evaporate.

  • sorbact-surgical-dressing-layer-details-small
    Layer details
    1. Stabilizing film, plastic with blue line to facilitate application
    2. Showerproof and breathable polyurethane backing film with acrylic adhesive, protects against external contamination and allows excess fluid to evaporate
    3. Absorbent pad
    4. Sorbact® wound contact layer for bioburden reduction
    5. Protective liner to unfold lengthwise

Intended use

Sorbact® Surgical Dressing is intended for use in the management of clean, contaminated, colonized or infected dry to low exuding wounds, such as surgical wounds and traumatic wounds, e.g. lacerations, cuts and abrasions.

Amount of exudate

Dry Low



Infection phase

Infection prevention Infection treatment

Wound type

Surgical incisions Clean Colonized/infected Superficial

How to use

play sorbact-surgical-dressing-video-preview Watch movie

Step 1

Prepare the wound according to local clinical practice. Ensure that the surrounding skin is clean and dry.


Step 2

Select an appropriate dressing size for the wound.


Step 3

Remove the dressing from the pouch using an aseptic technique.


Step 4

Remove the protective film from the wound contact side of the dressing.


Step 5

Apply the dressing. Ensure that the green wound contact layer comes into direct contact with the complete wound surface.


Step 6

Press the borders to the surrounding skin.


Step 7

Remove the stabilizing film on top. Start at the blue marker.


Step 8

The dressing change frequency depends on exudate levels and the overall condition of the wound and the surrounding area. 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 Pad size Pcs/pack Ref. no.
5 x 7.2 cm, 2 x 2.8 in 2.8 x 3.8 cm, 1.1 x 1.5 in 100 98140
8 x 10 cm, 3 x 4 in 4 x 6.5 cm, 1.6 x 2.6 in 20 98141
8 x 15 cm, 3 x 6 in 4 x 11 cm, 1.6 x 4.3 in 20 98142
10 x 20 cm, 4 x 8 in 5 x 15 cm, 2 x 6 in 20 98143
10 x 25 cm, 4 x 10 in 5 x 20 cm, 2 x 8 in 20 98144
10 x 30 cm, 4 x 12 in 5 x 25 cm, 2 x 10 in 20 98145
10 x 35 cm, 4 x 14 in 5 x 30 cm, 2 x 12 in 20 98146



Information on package leaflet

What is a package leaflet?
A package leaflet is an official document that summarizes the characteristics of a medical device product, how it works and how it should be used. Always read the package leaflet before using the product.

Why doesn’t the package leaflet in the package look the same as the one on the website?
When a package leaflet is updated, it will take some time before all previous packages has run out of stock and been replaced with the new ones. On the website, however, the new leaflet is published immediately, you can be sure that you will always find the latest information about your product here on the website.

Unsupported browser

This site probably won't work great in Internet Explorer. We generally only support the recent versions of major browsers like Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Edge.