CELOX - Blood clot compoundACWsite
CELOX brand hemostatic, 1 packet 2gm.
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CELOX™ is a new granular hemostatic agent that controls life-threatening bleeding fast. It's safe for both the victim and the caregiver, simple to use - no training required - and can be used for bleeding injuries in extreme low temperatures and will even clot Heparinized blood. Best of all, CELOX can be used as an immediate response for all bleeding - even high pressure, high volume bleeding from major arteries - which saves time, eliminates decision-making and reduces blood loss.
The US Department of Defense’s Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care (CoTCCC) has added CELOX™ Gauze to its guidelines for control of hemorrhage as approved hemostatic agents for military-wide use. Already in use by US Special Forces due to it’s superior results, standard in many IFAKs
You never know what you’ll be up against next. Every year thousands of trauma victims die of hemorrhage from assault, vehicle collision, workplace and domestic accidents. As the first person on scene, you are faced with these emergencies at any time and the need to preserve life and minimise harm to casualties.