AQUACEL Family of Dressings

Wound & Skin

AQUACEL® Family of Dressings


AQUACEL® launched nearly 20 years ago with a breakthrough technology — Hydrofiber™.

Since then, we’ve never stopped innovating.

Today, the AQUACEL® family includes a wide range of wound dressings — including AQUACEL® Extra, AQUACEL® AG+ Extra, AQUACEL® Foam, AQUACEL® AG Foam, AQUACEL® Surgical and AQUACEL® Burn.

Our AQUACEL Ag dressings are the #1 anti-microbial dressings today¹, combining the infection-fighting power of ionic silver with the unique capabilities of Hydrofiber™.

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Hydrofiber® Technology

How Hydrofiber Works

The gelling action creates an optimal environment for healing wounds and minimizes the risk of infection.

Explore our product pages to find out more about how we’ve used Hydrofiber® Technology to build a new generation of dressings.

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Hydrofiber® Technology in Action - An Introduction
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AQUACEL® Ag+ dressings are antimicrobial primary dressings for use in wounds that are infected or at risk of infection. They are designed to manage the 3 key local barriers to healing - exudate, infection and biofilm.

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Only AQUACEL® Foam dressings offer comfort, simplicity and the healing benefits of an Hydrofiber™ contact layer.

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AQUACEL® Ag Surgical

Minimize infection and blistering and improve patient satisfaction with AQUACEL® Ag Surgical

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AQUACEL® Extra is a dressing powered by Hydrofiber® Technology.

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