Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment 50g
Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment an ointment to support and speed up the natural healing of minor superficial wounds like cuts, abrasions and scratches as well as first and smaller second degree burns. Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment can be used at any stage of the healing process on superficial open wounds and damaged skin.
A moist healing environment has been clinically proven to aid and speed up the natural wound healing process. Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment creates a breathable film that protects the wound from external influences while preventing the wound from drying out. This is clinically proven to promote faster wound healing and reduce the risk of scarring.
The Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment is very skin friendly. The gentle formula is dermatologically tested* and is suitable for babies, children and sensitive skin.
Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment is free of colorants, fragrances and animal-derived substances (vegan). The ointment can be combined with Elastoplast plasters such as Fabric, Plastic, Sensitive and kids plasters.
*Skin tolerability dermatologically tested.
- Supports the healing of wounds and damaged skin
- Promotes up to 2x faster healing*
- Helps to noticeably reduce scarring
- Suitable for babies and children
- Reduces the risk of scarring
- Can be used in all stages of wound healing
- Very skin-friendly & suitable for babies
- Free of fragrances, colorants, preservatives and animal derived substances
*Compared to an untreated wound
Help your wound heal quickly and with a lower risk of scarring. Apply Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment regularly until your wound has healed completely. Carefully apply a thin film one to two times per day. Make sure the opening of the tube does not get in contact with your wound. Repeat regularly until the healing is completed. The Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment can be used on open minor superficial wounds and at any stage of the healing process. If necessary, the wound can be covered with an Elastoplast plaster or sterile wound dressing such as Fabric, Plastic or Sensitive. Change the plaster or dressing daily unless you’ve been recommended to do otherwise by your doctor.
Wear during activities that lead to discomfort. Seek medical advice if in doubt about the injury. Only use on clean, intact skin. The product should be applied as illustrated. Ensure product is not uncomfortably tight and blood flow is not restricted. Avoid wearing for prolonged periods e.g. whilst sleeping. Do not use if you have a known allergy to any of the specified materials. Consult a physician and stop use if a rash develops, pain is prolonged or if conditions worsen.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How does Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment work?
Elastoplast Wound healing Ointment supports the healing of minor superficial wounds such as cuts, abrasions, scratches, first degree and smaller second degree burns by building a breathable protective film that prevents the wound from drying out. This creates optimal moist wound healing conditions, which promotes the natural healing process of the skin and can reduce the risk of scarring.
What can the Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment be used for?
The Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment not only supports the healing of minor wounds, it can also be used to prevent chafing, protect and prevent diaper rash, moisturise skin such as cracked heels or feet and is suitable for razor burns.
Does Elastoplast wound healing ointment contain animal-derived substances?
No. Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment is free of fragrances, colorants, preservatives and animal derived substances - it is vegan.
How should I use Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment?
Carefully apply a thin film of Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment one to two times per day. For hygiene reasons, make sure the opening of the tube does not get in contact with your wound or other surfaces. Repeat regularly until healing of the wound is complete. Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment can be used during any stage of the healing process. If necessary, cover the wound with a Elastoplast plaster, dressing or compress. Change plasters, dressings or compresses daily unless recommended otherwise by your doctor.
Can the healing ointment be used in combination with plasters containing Silver?
Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment is not intended to be used together with products containing active ingredients i.e. Elastoplast with Silver Wound Pad. Creams and ointments can create a layer between the wound pad and the wound, acting as a barrier that hinders the silver ions to migrate into the wound. This might influence the efficacy of the product.
What should I do if my wound shows signs of infection?
If wounds are large with heavy exudate or signs of infection, a doctor should always be consulted. This is also the case if redness, swelling or pain develops at the wound area, the condition gets worse or the wound healing process does not start within a few days. If there’s any doubt, see a doctor.
How long can the Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment be stored after opening?
You can use the Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment for up to 6 months after opening.
Can the Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment be used on babies and children?
Yes. The Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment is suitable for use on babies and children.
For detailed application advice please see patient information leaflet.