Gencoll Gel is a purely water soluble, non oily , clear , odourless gel. It is composed of highly purified Type-1 collagen from Bovine source as base material which acts as a delivery vehicle for the anti microbial Gentamicin Sulphate-I. Pequivalent to 0.1 % ( w/w) Gentamicin.
Mechanism of Action
Collagen is known for its wound healing properties by aiding cellular activity and providing an organised matrix in the skin.Collagen also acts as a vehicle for delivery of the Gentamicin in a sustained manner to the wound bed.
Gentamicin Sulphate is a wide spectrum antibiotic that provides highly effective topical treatment in primary and secondary bacterial infections of the skin.
Provides moisture to the wound bed, preventing dehydration of granulation tissue.
Decreases wound surface contamination.
Being transparent gel it facilitates direct monitoring of the wound.
Indications : Gen Coll is used for the management of wounds including : Bed sore, pressure ulcers, dermal lesions, second degree burns , Donor sites, Diabetic Wounds and Scar management.
Directions for Use
Throughly clense the wound with sterile saline
Apply the Gel/ Cream as required to cover the entire wound.
Cover it with appropriate secondary dressing if necessary.
Avoid patients hyper sensitive to Collagen and Gentamicin.
Do not freeze the tube.
It is for external Use only and not for surgical implantation.
Availability : It is available in 15g and 30g Collapsible tubes.
Storage : Store at ambient room temperature not exceeding 40 C