Sterofix Dressing Retention Tape


Premium skin-friendly fixing tape to secure dressings and bandages to the skin

  • Pre-tape to hold sports tapes securely in place
  • Extra protection for injuries in football, rugby, hockey, cricket, running and cycling
  • Soft and porous, non-woven polyester fixation tape
  • Conforms easily to all areas of the body
  • Cut to required shape and size to prevent wastage
  • Reduces risk of contamination
  • Ideal for use on extremities and joints
  • Highly conformable and simple to apply


Out of Stock
  • 2.5cm x 10m
  • 5cm x 10m
  • 10cm x 10m
  • 1 Roll
  • 2 Rolls
  • 4 Rolls

Features & Benefits

  • Soft, pliable and porous fixing tape
  • Conforms easily to all areas of the body
  • 10 metre length roll
  • Available in 2.5cm, 5cm and 10cm widths
  • CE Marked
  • Reverse side has guidelines for easy cutting
  • Ideal for covering blister dressings
  • Hypoallergenic product, ideal for sensitive skin as a pre-tape for sports taping
  • Permeable to air and water vapour
  • Painless removal

Product Uses

Sterofix Dressing Retention Tape is a medical grade tape used to securely hold wound dressings in place. The tapes non-woven construction is ideal in keeping wounds moist and promoting airflow to the affected area, helping speed up the recovery process. In the sporting world, you never know when or how an injury will occur, Sterofix is a highly-versatile tape that conforms easily to any area of the body, even awkward areas and joints.

It’s not nice to think about, but if a serious accident was to occur at a sporting event, the tape is ideal for holding catheters, trach tubes and other equipment in place in an emergency situation, so should be part of your emergency kit. The tape can easily be used to cover plasters or blister cushions, to secure them in place whilst on the field and being active.

Retention tape is also used alongside Sterotape Premium as a patella repositioning taping technique, for the treatment of patellofemoral pain. Both tapes are available to buy now in a Sterotape Twin Pack.