HemCon ChitoGauze PRO is a flexible hemostatic chitosan coated gauze dressings intended to stop severe bleeding and reduce blood loss within minutes. ChitoGauze PRO provides immediate bleeding control and best possible patient care in emergency, trauma and battlefield situations. Unlike other hemostatic gauze dressings, ChitoGauze PRO offers layers of protection with antibacterial effectiveness within the dressing against a wide range of microorganisms, and is Non-Exothermic (non-heat producing), so will not cauze additional tissue damage, and contains a radiopaque strip, identifiable under x-ray.
Lower cost than other alternatives
Large size gauze dressing reduces need for multiple bandages
Stops bleeding from oozing to severe arterial in minutes, minimizing blood loss 1-4.
Proven record on the battlefield and in trauma
Creates a strong clot
Provides localized support of clotting
No pro-clotting agents
Works independently of the clotting cascade
Antibacterial effectiveness against 26 organisms including MRSA, VRE, A. baumanii and C. difficile.