Instructions For Use

SilVet™ is a hypertonic buffered solution for wound management and maintenance of wound moisture level. SilVet™, with hydrogel properties and a pleasant odor, is a clear, colorless solution, protected from microbial contamination by a low concentration of ionic silver. Supplied in 100mL 250mL and 500mL bottles.

 

INDICATIONS

SilVet™ is intended for use for the management and moisturizing of all types of wounds and burns.

 

GENERAL DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Apply the SilVet™ solution directly from the bottle, by means of a syringe or bulb, spraying onto the wound using a spray bottle, by applying with devices designed to allow for irrigation or lavage, or by soaking a gauze/dressing or sponge.

Treat every 1-2 days when changing dressing

Dosage: 1mL / 1 cm2 of wound

Cover the wound with regular dressing soaked in SilVet™ solution

Cover with semi-occlusive dressing

CAUTIONS AND WARNINGS

For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes.

Use only undamaged bottle.

Do not use in case of known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.

Discontinue use if irritation develops.

Avoid usage of turbid or colored solution.

Protect bottle from direct contact with wound. Bottles that have come into contact with the wound must be discarded after use.

If the bottle is closed immediately after use and the top of the bottle is protected from contamination, the solution may be reused within 28 days from first opening.

Store the bottle between 10-30ºC.

The empty bottle can be disposed of in a regular trash can. A bottle that contains solution should be disposed of in an appropriate site.

 

INGREDIENTS

Ingredients include purified water, glycerol (glycerin), sorbitan monolaurate (Tween-20), TRIS, menthol and silver nitrate 0.01% (w/v).

Each package contains twelve (12) bottles of 500mL or twelve (12) bottles of 250mL, or twenty-four (24) bottles 100mL. The Instructions for Use leaflet is attached to the bottle label.