Instructions For Use

SilverStream® is a hypertonic buffered solution, with hydrogel properties and a pleasant odor, for wound management and maintenance of wound moisture level. SilverStream® is a clear, colorless solution, protected from microbial contamination by a low concentration of ionic silver and supplied in 100mL and 250mL bottles.

INTENDED USE AND INDICATIONS FOR USE
SilverStream® is intended for use under the supervision of a healthcare professional for management and moisturizing of wounds such as stage I-IV pressure ulcers, stasis ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, post-surgical wounds, first and second degree burns, cuts, abrasions and minor skin irritations.
 
GENERAL DIRECTIONS FOR USE
SilverStream® is designed for management and moisturizing of wounds by applying the SilverStream® solution directly from the bottle, by means of a syringe or bulb, spraying onto the wound using a spray bottle, by applying with devices designed to allow for irrigation or lavage, or by soaking a gauze/dressing or sponge.
 
Apply 1-2 times daily; up to 50 mL per treatment or according to physician's instructions.
Following SilverStream® application, the wound can be rinsed with water or water and soap.
 
Note: The wound may be cleansed if SilverStream® is applied with a 19G needle (application pressure of ~ 10 psi).
 

 

CAUTIONS AND WARNINGS
  • For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes.
  • Use only undamaged bottle.
  • Do not use in patients with a history of hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.
  • Discontinue use if irritation develops.
  • Avoid usage of turbid or colored solution.
  • Protect bottle from direct contact with wound. Bottles that have come into contact with the wound must be discarded after use.
  • For single patient use only.
  • If the bottle is closed immediately after use and the top of the bottle is protected from contamination, the solution may be reused within 28 days from first opening.
  • Do not apply more than 120 mL of SilverStream® solution within a 24 hour period.
Store the bottle between 10-30ºC
The empty bottle can be disposed of in a regular trash can. A bottle that contains solution should be disposed of in an appropriate site
 
INGREDIENTS
Ingredients include purified water, glycerol (glycerin), sorbitan monolaurate (Tween-20), TRIS, menthol and silver nitrate 0.01% (w/v).
Each package contains nine (9) bottles of 250mL or twenty four (24) bottles 100mL and instructions for use leaflet, which is part of the bottle label.