Askina® Calgitrol® Ag is a sterile dressing consisting of two layers:
(1) Instruction for use: Askina® Calgitrol® Ag, Askina® Calgitrol® THIN, Askina® Calgitrol® Paste.
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Askina® Calgitrol® Ag is indicated for the management of exuding partial to full thickness wounds, stage I -IV pressure sores, venous ulcers, second degree burns and donor sites. It is indicated for external use only and may be used in the management of infected wounds under medical supervision at the discretion of the physician.