- Soak SyvekNT with water.
- Gently peel off SyvekNT.
SyvekNT® contains poly-N-acetyl glucosamine (pGlcNAc) fibers, a polysaccharide polymer which promotes the rapid control of bleeding in patients on anticoagulation therapy. SyvekNT has proven to be effective for controlling bleeding in patients undergoing hemodialysis, and for management of bleeding wounds such as vascular access sites, percutaneous catheters or tubes and surgical debridement.
In a published U.S. clinical evaluation of SyvekNT for 1,000 consecutive patients2:
Clinical Evidence: In a U.S. study of 200 patients undergoing a diagnostic coronary angiography using 6Fr catheters1:
SyvekNT® is a soft, white, sterile non-woven pad of poly-N-acetyl glucosamine fibers isolated from microalgae. The 3 cm x 3 cm dressing is attached to medical-grade foam backing and stored in a sterile, single-use package.
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Indications for Use:
SyvekNT® is intended for the promotion of rapid control of bleeding in patients following hemodialysis and in patients on anticoagulation therapy. SyvekNT is intended for use in the local management of bleeding wounds such as vascular access site, percutaneous catheters or tubes and surgical debridement.
PRECAUTIONS: There are no known contraindications to the use of SyvekNT. Longer compression may be necessary for hypertensive or obese patients.
Not made with Natural Rubber Latex
CAUTION: Federal (USA) law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician or other licensed practitioner.
Manufactured by Marine Polymer Technologies, Inc., Danvers, MA 01923. For instructions for use or additional product information, please contact us.
*All of the minor adverse events were managed successfully with additional bedrest of 1 - 2 hours.1