Clotto is a Haemostyptic Dusting Powder / Spray, consisting of the active substance Oxidised Cellulose.
It is used for stopping capillary bleeding associated with minor cuts, grazes and surface wounds experienced during
Clotto forms an artificial clot with minimal tissue reactivity. It adheres to the bleeding site by quick absorption of blood with fast coagulation at the interface, leaving the outer layer of material dry so that it can serve as an occlusive tamponade.
Clotto has a slight bactericidal action, is bio-degradable in vivo and non antigenic.
Haemostyptic Dusting Powder / Spray.
Haemostyptic powder / spray consists of the active substance Oxidised Cellulose.
Appearance: White to creamy yellow amorphous powder .
Odour: Odourless to slightly scorchy odour .
Solubility: Partially soluble in water to form a colloidal dispersion, soluble in alkalis. Insoluble in common organic solvents.
Bulk Density: 100 to 1000 kg/m3 depending on granularity, porosity and specific surface area.