A Resource Guide for products and services
available for Intravenous Therapy.

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Phone: 253-272-0360 - Fax: 253-272-4581 - e-mail:

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 Address:  3M Center, Bldg. 275-4E-01, St. Paul, MN 55144
Phone: 800-228-3957 (3M Health Care Customer Helpline)
Web Site:  http://www.3M.com/healthcare

3M™ Tegaderm™ and Tegaderm™ HP
Transparent Dressing

Tegaderm and Tegaderm HP transparent dressings are ideal for protecting I.V. catheter sites or wounds, for securing devices and for protection against skin breakdown. Tegaderm dressings are breathable, sterile, transparent and waterproof and provide a barrier to outside contaminants. Tegaderm HP dressing have a special adhesive for greater staying power in the presence of moderate amounts of moisture.

3M Health Care also offers a special dressing for securing bulky catheters (product #1635). It is notched and reinforced with soft cloth tape to provide a superior seal around the catheter. Pre-cut sterile tape strips for securing tubing, lumens or hubs and a documentation label are included.

3M™ Tegaderm™ and Tegaderm™HP
Transparent Dressings


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