Pharmacies usually stock a range of surgical items that can be used for medical procedures, wound care, and personal protective equipment. Here are some examples of surgical items that you may find at a pharmacy:
Bandages: Bandages are commonly used to cover and protect wounds. They are available in different sizes and types, including adhesive and elastic bandages.
Dressings: Dressings are used to cover wounds and provide a barrier against dirt and bacteria. They are available in various forms, including gauze pads, wound tape, and non-adherent dressings.
Medical gloves: Medical gloves are used to protect the hands during medical procedures and while handling contaminated materials. They are available in latex, nitrile, and vinyl materials.
Surgical masks: Surgical masks are designed to protect against the spread of airborne infectious agents. They are available in different styles and types, including ear-loop and tie-on masks.
Sterile syringes and needles: Sterile syringes and needles are used to administer medications or draw blood. They are available in different sizes and types, including insulin syringes and hypodermic needles.
Wound cleansers: Wound cleansers are used to clean and disinfect wounds to promote healing. They are available in different types, including saline solutions and antiseptic solutions.
Overall, pharmacies offer a range of surgical items that can be used for wound care, medical procedures, and personal protective equipment. If you are unsure about what items are best suited to your needs, you can always consult with a pharmacist for advice.
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