Kerlix AMD

Kerlix AMD

Kerlix™ AMD are a range of Polyhexamethylene Biguanide (PHMB) products, a powerful yet safe antibacterial that has a broad range effectiveness, a bacteria-killing polymer that virtually eliminates bacterial penetration and growth within the dressings and are available as Rolls, Super Sponges and Gauze dressings.

Key benefits

Kerlix™ AMD dressings contains PHMB and are designed to:

  • Broad-spectrum effectiveness provides protection against gram negative, gram positive and fungi/yeast micro-organisms including MRSA and VRE
  • Limit cross-contamination from patient to patient, patient to clinician, and patient to the environment
  • Resist bacterial colonisation within the dressing and helps prevent infections from growing and spreading in the dressing
  • Reduces bacterial penetration through the dressing to help minimise infection exposure from strikethrough
  • Helps reduce the risk of hospital acquired infection
  • Use as a primary or secondary dressing
  • Fast wicking action and excellent absorbency
  • Hypoallergenic

Kerlix™ AMD dressings are indicated for:

  • Can be used as a primary dressing to help protect against infection
  • Can be used as a secondary dressing to prevent bacterial penetration through and bacterial growth within the dressing


Size Pieces per box Product code PIP code NHS code
11.4cm x 3.7m (roll) 1 3332 394-7314 ELZ152
15cm x 17cm (2’s) 20 6662 394-7298 ELZ660
15cm x 17cm (5’s) 10 6665 394-7306 ELZ661