Amparo Medical Technologies

Custom Formulated Hydrocolloids

Expanding The Technology
& Reach of Hydrocolloid

What We Do

Who We Are

Amparo is a hydrocolloid manufacturer and formulator of medical grade adhesives, founded by industry experts to develop the next generation of hydrocolloid formulations. For the last 50 years, hydrocolloid was known as the Gold Standard for ostomy and wound care applications, due to its absorbent & non-skin sensitizing characteristics. However, Hydrocolloid’s unique performance characteristics allow it to perform where other adhesives fail. Hydrocolloid formulation can be customized to meet your specific requirements.

Why Amparo

Amparo is a hydrcolloid manufacturer and formulator of medical grade adhesives. We have standard hydrocolloid formulations for all medical applications or can custom formulate for your unique requirements.

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Low minimum order quantities





Most Frequently Asked Questions

In many cases Hydrocolloids succeed where traditional medical adhesives fail. Hydrocolloid sticks well and removes easily, is non-skin sensitizing, and can attach a medical device to the skin for up to 2-weeks. Hydrocolloid has been the gold standard for over 50 years in wound care and Ostomy.
• Absorbent – Adheres well to moist skin
• Non-Skin sensitizing
• Conformable
• Long duration wear – up to 2 weeks
• Can provide a cushion, or occlusive barrier / seal
• Can be custom formulated to meet your requirements
Hydrocolloid is solvent free, absorbent and hypoallergenic. Absorption prevents irritation by removing dead skin cells, perspiration & oils that would otherwise remain trapped between the skin and adhesive, preventing maceration.

Yes, Hydrocolloid is non-skin sensitizing.

Yes – Hydrocolloid sticks well to the skin and removes easily with high shear, high tensile and low peel. Amparo’s extended wear formulations can attach a medical device for up to 2-weeks.
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