Cardinal Health’s OEM division offers a large selection of latex-free hydrogels in bulk rolls or in slit widths. These medical device hydrogels are used in a variety of applications including ECG signaling, defibrillation, electrosurgical and iontophoretic return electrodes, T.E.N.S., wound care, cosmetics, and non-skin adhesives.
While it is likely that many hydrogel applications can be met with the existing broad portfolio of hydrogels, Cardinal Health offers an experienced staff of research and development professionals to discuss requirements and exceed expectations with a wide range of curing capabilities.
Every hydrogel that Cardinal Health manufactures for skin contact is tested according to the ISO 10993 standard, which includes testing for cytotoxicity, primary skin irritation, and sensitization.
Ultra Violet Cured Polymers
Electron Beam Cured Synthetic Polymers: PEO (Polyethylene-Oxide) & PVP (Polyvinylpyrrolidone)
Thermo-reactively Cured Natural Polysaccharide Karaya
Thermo-reactively Cured Purified Synthetic Polyacrylamide
OEM Specialty Products makes it easy for you to deliver innovative healthcare solutions to the marketplace. Our hydrogels can be provided in their existing formulations, or a number of additives are available to enhance your custom product, including:
For more information on these hydrogels, download the brochure.