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Kliniderm alginate

Kliniderm® alginate is a sterile, non-woven calcium/sodium alginate dressing consisting of a high G (guluronic acid) that absorbs exudate and provides a moist healing environment.

Cavity varient available for deep wounds.


Product Benefits

  • Soft, clear gelling and highly absorbent
  • Provides moist healing environment
  • Ensures intact removal
  • Conformable
  • Does not stick to wound
  • Suitable for use in compression therapy
  • Can remain in place for up to 7 days
  • Cavity variant available for deep wounds


Kliniderm alginate dressings are indicated for moderate to heavily exuding chronic and acute wounds such as:

  • Pressure ulcers
  • Leg ulcers
  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Post-operative wounds
  • Donor sites
  • Can also be used to control minor bleeding in superficial wounds

Applying Kliniderm alginate*

  1. Clean the wound area according to local protocols. Ensure the peri-wound skin is dry
  2. Select a suitable size dressing which is slightly larger than the wound. Cut the dressing to size if necessary
  3. Gently apply directly onto the wound site
  4. For cavity wounds, loosely fill ensuring that the dressing does not overlap the wound margins
  5. Cover and secure with a semi occulsive secondary dressing such as Kliniderm film or Kliniderm foam

Removal: to remove, gently peel back the dressing until its completely removed from the wound.

Ordering Details

Kliniderm alginate

Size Pieces per box Product code PIP code
5cm x 5cm 10 174501 417-3282
10cm x 10cm 10 174502 417-3340
10cm x 20cm 5 174503 417-3357
2cm x 30cm (Cavity) 5 174515 417-3332