3M Micropore Surgical Tape is a latex-free, hypoallergenic paper tape that is gentle to the skin yet adheres well and leaves minimal adhesive residue upon removal that is ideal for frequent dressing changes. It is an economical, general purpose microporous tape which contains porous for breathability and improved healing.
Securing small to medium dressings especially on damp skin.
Securing lightweight tubing.
Securing ostomy pouches.
Taping fragile, at-risk skin.
When repeated taping is needed.
Although there are no absolute contra-indications to the use of Micropore, it should (like most tapes) be used with caution on patients who have very fragile skin, such as those on long-term steroid therapy.