Medical Use

Nichiban has made continuous efforts to develop medical products, centering on adhesive bandages and surgical tapes. In addition to surgical tapes, our wound dressings, catheter dressings and protective coverings (for punctures following injections or blood donations) are widely used in medical institutions as part of their medical care. In particular, our puncture protective materials “CHUSHAVAN”, “INJECTION PAD” and “STEPTY” have gained a high reputation among medical care facilities for their unique properties.

Surgical Tapes

NICHIBAN SURGICAL TAPE-21N (Foreign brand name: NICHIPORE™)

NICHIBAN SURGICAL TAPE-21N (Foreign brand name: NICHIPORE)

Tapes made from non-woven fabric, mainly made of pulp polyester and coated with acrylic adhesives.

NICHIBAN SURGICAL TAPE-HADA

NICHIBAN SURGICAL TAPE-HADA

Tapes made from non-woven fabric, mainly made of pulp polyester and coated with acrylic adhesives. Beige colored version of NICHIBAN SURGICAL TAPE-21N.

SKINERGATE™

SKINERGATE

Made with a flexible and moisture-permeable polyolefin film and a highly moisture-permeable acrylic adhesives, this tape is extremely low-irritant. Attaching securely and easily cut by hand, it is ideal for use of gauze.

SKINERGATE™ MESH

SKINERGATE MESH

An extremely low-irritant all-purpose non-woven fabric tape made of an extremely flexible and moisture-permeable non-woven fabric and an extremely moisture-permeable acrylic adhesives. In addition to causing minimal irritation, this surgical tape attaches securely in a wide range of uses.

NICHIBAN™ (Adhesive Bandage)

NICHIBAN (Adhesive Bandage)

An adhesive tape consisting of an adhesives made from a mixture of carefully selected rubber, resin and zinc oxide, applied evenly to a specially processed cotton fabric.

KAMIBAN™ (Japanese washi paper same as NEOBAN™ for OTC)

KAMIBAN (Japanese washi paper same as NEOBAN for OTC)

A paper adhesive tape for medical aid, made from a sturdy Japanese-style washi paper and acrylic adhesives.

KEEP PORE™A

KEEP POREA

A translucent, microporous, diamond-cut tape made from acrylic adhesives applied to polyethylene film treated to remove surface gloss. This tape can be easily hand-torn crosswise or lengthwise, has excellent adhesion, is thin and flexible for moderate elasticity and breathability, has good moisture permeability, minimizes moisture retention and irritation and is unobtrusive, making it ideal for a wide range of medical uses.

KEEP™SILK

KEEPSILK

A tape made from acrylic adhesives on acetate cloth. The flexibility and strength of the tape gives it extremely secure, long-lasting adhesion with excellent pressure, making this easily hand-torn surgical tape ideal for attaching tracheal tubes and catheters during operations and anesthesia, and for securing setting, repositioning or post-surgery dressings.

ELASTOPORE™

ELASTOPORE

A tape made from acrylic adhesives and a moderately elastic cotton fabric. This tape has the high adhesion, excellent fit, low irritation to skin and good functionality required for surgical tape.

MESHPORE™

MESHPORE

A tape made of acrylic adhesive applied to a strong non-woven polyester mesh. With excellent flexibility, softness, elasticity, breathability and moisture permeability, this soft non-woven adhesive tape is ideal for protective covering and securing.

SOFPORE™

SOFPORE

A tape made from acrylic adhesives applied to a non-woven polyurethane fabric. With excellent lengthways and crossways elasticity, flexibility, breathability and moisture permeability, fit on the skin and minimal irritation, this tape is ideal for securing gauze after surgery and for CAPD dialysis, and for securing catheters for epidural anesthesia and hemodialysis. It can be cut to the ideal length to suit a wide range of purposes or areas.

Dressing Tapes

CATHEREEPLUS™

CATHEREEPLUS

High permeability/breathability for keeping dryness, high adhesiveness for a good relief in firm fixing , and low irritation for the skin comfortably from any skin trouble.

CATHEREEPLUS™ I.V.

CATHEREEPLUS I.V.

More fixing makes more relieve. CATHEREEPLUS™ I.V. is a flexible urethane fabric dressing with a diamond-shaped window made from the CATHEREEPLUS™ features high moisture permeability/breathability film,makes easy apply and observation of the insertion part clearly.

CATHEREEPLUS™ I.V. Slit

CATHEREEPLUS I.V. Slit

CATHEREEPLUS in addition to easy use.

CATHEREEPLUS™ Pad

CATHEREEPLUS Pad

3 compassions as well as the pad. The new CATHEREEPLUS film dressing features 3 compassions of "high-permeability", "firm-fixing" and "low- irritation" makes gentle protection.

CATHEREEPLUS™ Roll

CATHEREEPLUS Roll

Launching CATHEREEPLUS Roll, made with newly-developed urethane gel adhesive.

CATHEREEP™FS ROLL

CATHEREEPFS ROLL

Rolled-type, transparent polyurethane adhesive film and mild adhesive materials.

CATHEREEP™FS TAB

CATHEREEPFS TAB

Film dressings to provide protective cover for indwelling needles used in dialysis.

CATHERIPAD™MILD

CATHERIPADMILD

Dressing materials are composed of polypropylene non-woven fabric coated with acrylic adhesives. The pads are made from a non-woven fabric of rayon and polyester, and comes with polyethylene nets.

First-aid Bandage

CARELEAVES™

CARELEAVES

First-aid bandage made of high-density non-woven urethane fabric.

OQ BAN ECO™

OQ BAN ECO

First-aid bandage made of polyethylene film (in place of polyvinyl chloride which tends to generate dioxins during incineration). Hypoallergenic adhesive materials are coated.

CHUSHAVAN™

CHUSHAVAN

Adhesive bandage with pad, cellulose protective covering after injections. The pad is a layered non-woven fabric, and the tape mainly consists of non-woven pulp polyester fabric, coated and adhesives.

Hemostatic Bandage

INJECTION PAD

INJECTION PAD

Adhesive bandage with hemostatic pad: The pad is made of an unwoven cellulose fabric; The tape is made of an unwoven fabric made mainly from pulp and polyester and acrylic adhesives.

STEPTY™

STEPTY

This adhesive bandage stops bleeding by compressing. It is used after immobilizing the intravenous line or following the drawing of blood using thick injection needles (14-18 gauges).

STEPTY™P

STEPTYP

It stops bleeding by compressing. It is used after removing an indwelling needle in the radial artery or the dorsal pedis artery.

INJECTION PAD MILD

INJECTION PAD MILD

It stops bleeding after injection. It consists a highly absorbent cellulose fabric pad and hypoallergenic adhesives.

Others

MEPATCH™CLEAR

MEPATCHCLEAR

This product is a protective patch for the cornea. This patch is made from matt, translucent and flexible polyethylene films, coated with acrylic adhesives.

TREKITAPE™

TREKITAPE

This product secures intubation tubes.

SELAOBI™

SELAOBI

A self-adhering stretch bandage that can be secured by winding it around an area in layers so that the ends overlap. This allows for coverage, support and securing with light pressure on joints and uneven areas where it is too difficult to treat with roll and stretch bandages. It also has excellent breathability and moisture permeability to protect the skin gently. This self-adhering stretch bandage is favorable for ease of use.

MEPATCH™CLEAR SG

MEPATCHCLEAR SG

This product is a protective patch for the cornea. This patch is made with low-irritant adhesive for minimal irritation when removing.