Description medications: Sulfargin (Sulfarginum)
Silver salt Sulfazin (sulfadiazine).
Synonyms: Dermazin, Silverdin, silver sulfadiazine, Flamazin, Dermazin, Flamazin, Silverdin, Sulfadiazine Silver, Sulfargin.
White with kremovatym crystalline powder.
It differs from other sulfonamides in the presence of a silver atom molecule that enhances its local antimicrobial - bactericidal - action.
When applied topically as an ointment on the wound surface is a gradual release of silver ions to provide prolonged action of the drug.
It is used in the form of 1% ointment called ointment Sulfargin << >> (Ugnuentum <Sulfarginum>). Homogeneous ointment white or white with Valium a color shade, with a characteristic odor.
Assign ointment <Sulfargin> local adults and children over 3 months for the prevention and treatment of purulent wounds and burns, trophic ulcers, bedsores. Applied for the treatment of wound and burn surfaces in the 1st phase of wound healing process with mild exudation; processing of fresh burn surface (to prevent infection); for the treatment of superficial wounds and burns I - III A degree in the 2nd and 3rd phases of wound healing, venous ulcers, pressure ulcers, long-term healing of wounds, including wounds stump.
The ointment is applied to the skin surface (after debridement and removal of necrotic tissue) thin layer (under the bandage or open pit). Fold change 1 - 2 times a day or less. The maximum single dose of about 3, the duration of treatment up to 3 weeks.
When using skin creams can develop allergic reactions that are typical of sulfa drugs, leukopenia. In rare cases, there are short-term phenomenon locally irritant (stinging, pain), which usually disappear on their own after 5 - 10 minutes.
In the case of the ointment over a large surface, it is necessary to monitor renal function, liver and the content of blood cells, patients designate a rich alkaline water.
Ointment <Sulfargin> is contraindicated in premature babies, infants and children up to 3 months; during pregnancy; patients with severe deficiency of glucose - 6 - phosphate dehydrogenase and a hypersensitivity to sulfonamide drugs. Do not apply ointment for the treatment of deep festering wounds and burns surfaces and rich exudation.
Product: 1% ointment in tubes of 50 and 180 g in glass jars of 500 g
Storage: List B. Banks - in the dark place, the tube - in normal conditions.
A similar ointment (cream) issued abroad (Yugoslavia) titled "Dermazin" (Dermasin) in tubes of 50 g and 250 g cans