Hi Tack Hydrocolloid Offered for Catheter Securement
Thu, 02/17/2011 - 6:43am
Introducing Amparo Hi Tack Hydrocolloid for catheter securement and long term device attachment. Amparo's Hi-Tack Hydrocolloid can keep a medical device attached up to two weeks. Hydrocolloid has high shear and high tensile yet low peel strength. These characteristics enable hydrocolloid to perform as well or better than acrylic adhesives yet remove without trauma to the skin. Amparo Hydrocolloid can be custom formulated for specific applications from 0.005 to 0.078" thick. Amparo Hydrocolloid is available with Polyurethane, Polyethylene, or self wound on a liner. Custom film and substrates can be laminated to Amparo Hydrocolloid for a specific application.