Cutimed® Cuticell® Classic

is a sterile, non-medicated, low adherent dressing due to its paraffin coating – permeable to air and exudate. The open weave allows exudate to pass through into a sterile, absorbent secondary dressing.

  • Undisturbed wound healing  
  • Maintains a moist environment
  • Minimised pain on removal

Intended Purpose

Cutimed Cuticell Classic is used as a primary wound contact layer in the treatment of exuding wounds such as minor burns and scalds, donor and recipient skin graft sites, skin loss wounds, lacerations and abrasions, leg ulcers.

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Product benefits

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Undisturbed wound healing

The dressing promotes undisturbed wound healing.
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Maintains a moist environment

Paraffin coating helps to maintain a moist wound environment and supports moist wound healing. 
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Minimised pain on removal

Minimises pain at dressing change due to paraffin coating. 
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Either side application

The dressing is designed for an easy application as both sides can be applied to the wound. 

Product facts


Low to high

Secondary fixation needed

Both side application

How to use

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1. Remove Cutimed Cuticell Classic from the peel pack and cut it to the size of the wound if necessary.
2. To absorb wound exudate, a sterile absorbent pad can be placed over Cutimed Cuticell Classic.
3. For fixation, bandages or adhesive material can be used.
How to Remove
4. Carefully remove secondary dressing and gently remove Cutimed Cuticell Classic from the wound and discard.

For detailed product information, including indications for use, contraindications, precautions and warnings, please consult the product’s Instructions for Use (IFU).

Product specifications

Essity Product Code
Pack Quantity
PIP Code
Cutimed® Cuticell® Classic 7253800 5 cm x 5 cm 5 5 EKA037
Cutimed® Cuticell® Classic 7253801 5 cm x 5 cm 50 50 EKA038
Cutimed® Cuticell® Classic 7253802 10 cm x 10 cm 10 10 EKA034
Cutimed® Cuticell® Classic 7253803 10 cm x 10 cm 100 100 ELA614 339-9714
Cutimed® Cuticell® Classic 7253804 10 cm x 40 cm 10 10 EKA035
Cutimed® Cuticell® Classic 7253806 10 cm x 700 cm 12 12 EKA040

Supporting products

Cutimed® Sorbion® Sana Gentle

is an atraumatic, sterile, hydroactive, gel-forming, superabsorbent wound dressing.

Clinical Evidence

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Instruction for use

Please make sure to always follow the instructions for use, including the safety information provided with the product. Not at hand? Find the needed safety information in this database!

Cutimed IFUs