Astringedent hemostatic is an aqueous, 15.5% ferric sulfate solution with a pH of ~1.0.
It’s well suited for a variety of dental procedures, and because it’s more aqueous than other hemostatic agents, it’s ideal for soaking retraction cord.
Known as the “classic” hemostatic agent
Achieves profound hemostasis in seconds
Eliminates sulcular fluid contamination for optimal bonding
Decreases costly impression remakes