VETIWAX

Bone Hemostatic

What is VETIWAX

  • A synthetic implant material, made from biodegradable polymers.
  • Immediate bone hemostasis by acting as a mechanical barrier.
  • Dissolves and is excreted completely from the animal body.

Benefits of Vetiwax

  • No inhibition of bone regeneration.
  • No contain of animal products or beeswax: avoids the inflammation associated with beeswax.
  • Vetiwax works by creating a mechanical barrier to stop bleeding during the operating procedure..
  • It then simply dissolves and is completely excreted from the body ; Vetiwax dissolves completely from the site of application typically within 48 hours.
  • This means that there is nothing left of the hemostat to inhibit bone healing or to act as a nidus for infection.

How to use

  • It requires no mixing and is used straight from its sterile foil packet. Simply warm by kneading in the sterile gloved hand and then apply by pressing into the bone.
  • It should be applied to a thickness of 1 to 2 mm. 

Ordering information

  • Vetiwax is available in 2 sizes : a 2.5g bar for general surgery and a 4g bar suitable for major bone surfaces.
  • It is supplied in boxes of 12 bars (2.5g) or 10 bars (4g).
  • Veti-WaxTM may be used on all bleeding from bone surface./li>
CodeSizeEA/Box
VW-W-01025
2.5g bar
10
VW-W-01040
4g bar
10