Elastoplast Wound Spray

Spray for antiseptic wound cleansing by mechanical irrigation

  • Protects effectively against infections
  • Fast and pain-free application* 
  • Colourless solution doesn’t stain clothes
  • Easy to use spray also works upside-down
  • Very skin friendly
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Elastoplast Wound Spray

Even superficial wounds can become infected if they’re not cleansed effectively. Cleansing the wound is an essential first step for optimal healing and it is recommended for all types of wounds.

Elastoplast Wound Spray is an easy to use spray for the antiseptic cleansing of minor acute wounds such as cuts, abrasions, first and minor second-degree burns and open blisters, by mechanical irriation.
It can also be used for chronic wounds and postoperative wound care as per your doctor’s instructions. The Elastoplast Wound Spray also helps to remove crusts or clotted dressings.
It is free of alcohol and does not cause stinging during application or dry the skin. Elastoplast Wound Spray is a pain-free* and effective way to cleanse wounds from dirt and bacteria and prevent from wound infections.

The solution is transparent, so it won’t stain clothing like tinted products containing for example Iodine or Eosin.
Skin-friendly and suitable for children, Elastoplast Wound Spray is an effective and gentle way to support the wound healing process.
The handy spray bottle of the Elastoplast Wound Spray works well at any angle, which makes it ideal for on-the-go first aid, sports and outdoor activities.

*PMCF-Study, 95% agreement “Wound Spray is pain-free to use”, n=59, Freese R, Physician, principal investigator, Hamburg, 2019

How to Use

Cleansing the wound from dirt and bacteria is an essential first step to enable optimal healing. To prevent wound infections, spray the Elastoplast Wound Spray from a distance of approximately 10 cm onto the entire wound area. Repeat if necessary, then gently dry the wound and surrounding skin area.

Important: A minor wound will soon stop bleeding. If it continues, apply more gauze pads, keep pressure on the wound and seek medical advice.

Next, it’s important to protect the wound from external influences like dirt and bacteria to enable undisturbed healing. Cover your wound with the Elastoplast sterile wound dressing that best suits your needs. Observe your wound and change the plaster or dressing daily unless you’ve been recommended to do otherwise by your doctor. You might find this wound dressing know-how article useful.
 
Help your wound heal safely, quickly and with a lower risk of scarring. Apply Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment regularly until your wound has healed completely. Carefully apply a thin film one to two times per day. Make sure the opening of the tube does not get in contact with your wound. Repeat regularly until the healing is completed. The Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment can be used on open minor superficial wounds and at any stage of the healing process. If necessary, cover the wound with a plaster, dressing or compress. 
 
Product  Type  Size  Quantity
Wound Spray - 50ml
Wound Spray -
100ml
1. Why should I use Elastoplast Wound Spray?
A clean and cleansed wound is the first step to optimal healing. Elastoplast Wound Spray can be used for the antiseptic cleansing by mechanical irrigation of acute wounds, for example cuts, abrasions, first-degree and minor second-degree burns and open blisters. It can also be used for chronic wounds and postoperative wound care as per your doctor's instruction.
2. How does Elastoplast Wound Spray work?
Elastoplast Wound Spray cleanses wounds fast and pain-free* to protect them from infections. The colourless spray is easy to apply even when the bottle is upside down.
3. Does Elastoplast Wound Spray contain alcohol or Iodine?
No. Elastoplast Wound Spray does not contain alcohol or iodine. It’s colourless and does not burn or sting when applied.
4. How should I use Elastoplast Wound Spray?
After the bleeding has been stopped, cleanse the wound with the spray then dry the wound before applying a plaster. You should spray from a distance of approximately 10cm onto the entire wound area.

Clotted or encrusted dressings can also be moistened with Elastoplast Wound Spray prior to removal to enable easy removal.
5. Can Elastoplast Wound Spray be used before applying a plaster with Silver wound pad?
Yes. Elastoplast Wound Spray is suitable for use before application of Elastoplast silver wound pads. After the bleeding has been stopped, cleanse the wound with the spray, dry the wound, and then apply the plaster.
6. Can I use Elastoplast Wound Spray before applying Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment?
Yes. Elastoplast Wound Spray is suitable for use before the application of Elastoplast Wound Healing Ointment. For more information, you might find our article on Wound Healing useful.
7. What should I do if my wound shows signs of infection?
In the case of larger wounds with heavy exudate or signs of infection, a doctor should be consulted. Speaking to a doctor is also important if redness, swelling or pain develops at the wound area, the condition gets worse or the wound healing process does not start within a few days. If there’s any doubt, see a doctor.
8. Is Elastoplast Wound Spray suitable for sensitive skin?
Elastoplast Wound Spray is very skin-friendly and suitable for application on sensitive skin.
9. Can I use Elastoplast Wound Spray after an operation?
Yes, Elastoplast Wound Spray is suitable for wound cleansing after operations and surgery, as per your doctors instructions.
10. How long after opening can I use Elastoplast Wound Spray?
Elastoplast Wound Spray can be used for up to 12 months after opening.
11. Is Elastoplast Wound Spray suitable for pregnant women or children?
Elastoplast Wound Spray is very skin friendly. If you are pregnant, breastfeeding or before using on children under 2 years of age, please consult a doctor first.

For detailed application advice please see patient information leaflet.
Always see a doctor if the wound is deep, bleeds heavily or shows signs of infection like reddening, swelling or warmth. Please note that, although they were compiled with great care, the tips and advice given on this website by no means substitute medical advice and treatment. If you have or suspect a health problem, consult a doctor and follow medical advice, regardless of what you have learned on this website. Always read carefully and follow the instructions for use or the leaflets of our products. 
For further information, please contact us via email at Elastoplast@Beiersdorf.com