Nexcare Tegaderm Transparent Dressing is a thin, clear dressing that keeps out water, dirt and germs, yet lets skin breathe. It is designed to be applied directly over clean skin or wounds and to stay on until new skin covers the wound surface or up to 7 days. Use for: Protecting minor wounds, cuts, scrapes, burns, blisters and post-surgical incisions. A protective cover on reddened or fragile skin. Dressing and securing I.V. catheters or other tubing. Can be worn in shower or bath. Helps prevent infection. Stays on in water. Sterile dressings measure 4 inches x 4-3/4 inches (101 mm x 120 mm).
Choosing the right size: The dressing should cover at least 1/2 inch of healthy skin on all sides of the wound.
The Nexcare Tegaderm Transparent Dressings are not intended for applications over infected wounds. Refer to package insert for complete cautions and instructions.