Types of Equiwax Packs
- Block of bone wax
- Suitable for all types of surgery.
- 70% bees wax; 30% vasline
- Shelf life 5 years from production
- Fast haemostatic effect (2 to 4 minutes)
Equiwax is a sterile bone wax, derived from bees wax, and is used to stop mechanically bleedings from bone during surgical interventions, by obstruction of the glood vessel in the bone. Equiwax has no intrinsic farmacological properties.
Equiwax is indicated for for instance orthopedic surgery, traumatology, thoracic surgery, maxillo-facial surgery and neurosurgery.