Product: Mepilex® Border Lite

Mepilex® Border Lite

Nurse and Patient Preferred Brand 1,5 Mepilex® Border Lite is a hospital grade, all-in-one dressing featuring Safetac® technology.

The unique and proprietary Safetac® adhesive makes sure that your dressing can be changed without damaging your wound or skin around it, this makes dressing change as pain free as possible.

Available Sizes:
1.6 in x 2 in., 3 in x 3 in, 4 in x 4 in,
NEW Size Now Available – 2 in x 5 in

$3 off any box of Hospital Series Wound Care dressings


Clinically proven to hurt less. 1

  • Repositionable
  • Breathable dressing
  • Ideal for draining wounds
  • Ideal for sensitive skin
  • No additional fixation is needed for this dressing
  • Up to a 7-day wear time
  • Protective, water resistant barrier keeps out dirt, bacteria and viruses
Usage Mepilex® Border Lite


Directions Mepilex® Border Lite Image A
Directions Mepilex® Border Lite Image B
  1. Remove the release film.
  2. Apply the sticky side to the wound, ensure that the absorbent pad covers the wound fully.

Change the product when necessary or fully saturated.
* Do not use moisturizers, gels or ointments on the skin surrounding the wound because Safetac® adheres best to clean, dry skin.

Mepilex Border Lite

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Legal References

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  4. Data on file
  5. Morris C, Emsley P, Marland E, Meuleneire F, White R. Use of wound dressings with soft silicone adhesive technology. Paediatric Nursing, April 2009, Vol21, No3:38-43
  6. Upton D et al. The impact of atraumatic vs conventional dressings on pain and stress in patients with chronic wounds. Journal of Wound Care, 2012.
  7. Silverstein P et al. An open, parallel, randomized, comparative, multicenter study to evaluate the cost-effectiveness, performance, tolerance, and safety of a silver-containing soft silicone foam dressing (intervention) vs silver sulfadiazine cream. J Burn Care Res. 2011 Nov-Dec;32(6):617-26
  8. Data on File

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