Lavare™ is a Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) based occlusive, water­-soluble gel specifically formulated for wound management by promoting a moist environment allowing for optimal healing. Lavare™ contains organic Meadowsweet Extract potentially providing germicidal, anti­-inflammatory and healing properties along with the ability to deliver APIs topically to sensitive wound sites.

Lavare™ Benefits:

  • Adherent base ­occlusive
  • Water­-washable allowing for easy cleaning and debridement
  • Maintains a moist wound site providing an optimal healing environment
  • API Compatibility – hydrophilic and lipophilic actives
  • Soy and gluten free


pH 6.0
Specific Gravity 1.12 g/mL
Physical Format Non­-Flowable Gel
Color White
Solubility in Water Complete
Typical Applications Wounds, Ulcers, Burns, Cuts, Abrasions, Dermatological Applications

Published Science

Purvis, T. “Simultaneous High Performance Liquid Chromatography Assay of Pentoxifylline, Mupirocin, Itraconazole, and Fluticasone Propionate in Humco™ Lavare Wound Base.” Chromatography. 2 (2015) 626-638.

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