A salt of alginic acid.
- Similar compounds, with the same possible adverse effects, are ammonium alginate, sodium alginate, and propylene glycol alginate.
- This absorptive layer is made of material other than an alginate, foam, hydrocolloid, or hydrogel.
- Treatment with moisture-retentive dressings consisted of either a hydrocolloid, an alginate, or sterile gauze.
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