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Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film (Gelfilm)

Formula Drugs

Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film (Gelfilm) has the appearance and texture of cellophane with an equivalent thickness. It assumes a rubbery consistency when moistened. It can also be cut into the desired size and shape. Gelfilm can be fitted to a rounded or irregular surface. 

How does Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film (Gelfilm) work?

Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film (Gelfilm) rate of absorption after the implantation ranges from 1 to 6 months. It depends on the site of implantation and the size of the implant. Muscle and pleural implants have been reported to be completely absorbed in 8 to 14 days. While ocular and dural implants usually require about 2 to 5 months for absorption.  

Why use Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film (Gelfilm)?

Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film (Gelfilm) is intended for use as an absorbable gelatin implant in;


Thoracic Surgery

Ocular surgery

This has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). You can buy this here at its very affordable price.  

How to use Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film (Gelfilm)?

To get ready for use, immerse first the Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film in sterile saline solution. Allow it to saturate until it becomes quite flexible. It may be cut to the desired shape and size without difficulty. If your doctor has given you further instructions, follow it promptly.  

What are the side-effects of Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film (Gelfilm)?

These are the possible side-effects that may occur while you are using Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film (Gelfilm):

·        Abscess formation

·        Blood clots

·        Encapsulation of fluid

·        Foreign body reactions

·        Fever

·        Infection

These are not the complete lists of side effects. If you have experienced other effects, call your doctor. If these side effects persist or worsen, seek medical attention immediately.  

Warnings and Precautions

Here are the following things that you need to be cautious with while using this product:

·        If an allergic reaction happens, stop using Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film (Gelfilm).

·        If there is an infection, avoid using this product.

·        Do not use this for other medications without a prescription.

·        This should be discarded if the original seal is missing or damaged.

·        Absorbable Gelatin Sterile Film (Gelfilm) is supplied as a sterile product. It cannot be resterilized.

·        Keep this away from the reach of children.

·        Keep this at the given room temperature.

·        Do not share this with others who have the same condition as yours.

·        This is intended for single use only. Do not re-use.