Melolite consists of a highly absorbent cotton and acrylic fibre pad which is heat bonded on one side to a very thin perforated polyester film. The film side of the dressing is placed next to the wound.
Melolite consists of three layers
1 Low adherent perforated film-Allows for rapid drainage of exudate, reducing trauma to healing tissue.
2 Highly absorbent cotton/acrylic pad
3 Hydrophobic backing layer