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Askina® Gel

Hydrogel for autolytic debridement 


Askina® Gel is a clear, viscous, sterile hydrogel. Depending on the wound conditions, Askina® Gel rehydrates dry necrotic tissue to promote debridement in dry wounds, or can absorb wound slough and exudate when a small amount of exudate is present. Askina® Gel maintains a moist wound healing environment conducive to natural healing.


  • Easy to apply, in any position, with one hand
  • Remains in place after application
  • More hydration: 40% of its watergoes tothe wound (compounds purified water, glycerol, gelling agent, acrylic polymer)
  • The Crystal clear aspect of the gel, provides a more accurate wound assessment
  • A special cannula on the 15g tube allows to reach deeper wounds (sinuses, fistulae)
  • The 100g Askina®Gel tube allows for multiple uses on the same patient, for one week after opening.


Low exuding, sloughy or dry necrotic wounds: venous and arterial leg ulcers, pressure ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers and traumatic wounds.


  • Do not use on patients with known sensitivity to the gel or one of its components
  • Do not use on third degree burns
  • Do not use if the tube is damaged or if the seal is broken
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