Helistat® Hemostatis Sponge is a soft, white, pliable non-friable absorbent, ultra-pure sponge created with Integra's Ultra Pure Collagen™. This collage is harvested from the Bovine tendon, known to be one of the purest sources of Type 1 collagen.
The non-friable sponge structure makes it easy to control the application of Helistat to the location where hemostatis is needed and unwanted dispersal over the site is eliminated.
Engineered to completely absorb if left in after hemostasis
Promotes platelet aggregation
Effectively controls bleeding within 2-5 minutes
Proven safe and effective
Packaged to fit procedural needs, which eliminates excess waste
Easy to place wet or dry
Can fit to place in smaller areas
Wrap , pack, suture or place on a multitude of bleeding sites
Easy to Use
Excellent adherence to wound
Use wet or dry, with saline or thrombin
Removes without shedding, fragmenting, causing additional bleeding, or disturbing the wound site