STOP BLEEDING, SAVE LIVES.
- Axiostat Haemostatic Dressings are made of 100% Chitosan and belongs to an advanced class of wound dressings that stops severe bleeding quickly and provides an active mechanical barrier to the wound site.
- Axiostat stops severe bleeding due to cuts, punctures, abrasions, ruptures and lacerations. It has been designed to control severe venous and arterial bleeding.
- Axiostat comes with 3-year shelf life in rugged, multi-layered packing. They can be stored at ambient temperature and can be carried easily in first-aid kits.
- They are ready to use and can be cut to suit different wound sizes. Axiostat is active on all sides and can be delivered through a pool of blood. They can also be folded, stuffed in deep wounds as needed.
Global Haemostats – Comparison
|Brand Name||Form Factor||Active Ingredient||Stop Bleeding capability||Mechanism of action||Ease of removal||Type of bleeding|
|Axiostat||100% chitosan sponge||Chitosan||Moderate to severe bleeding||100% active ingredient, Stuffable, No risk of emboli, Suitable for deep wounds||Easily removed using water / saline||External|
|Quikclot||Granlues, Coated Gauze||Kaolin, Zeolite||Moderate to severe bleeding||Irritation and Heat generation. Risk of emboli formation due to dispersion into blood.||Very difficult||External|
|Celox||Granules, Coated Gauze||Chitosan||Moderate to severe bleeding||Risk of emboli formation due to dispersion into blood||Very difficult||External|
|Surgicel||Gauze||OR Cellulose||Mild bleeding||Only suitable for surgical bleeding||Absorbed in the body||Internal|
|Spongostan||Sponge||Gelatin||Mild bleeding||Only suitable for surgical bleeding||Absorbed in the body||Internal|