Description of the medicine: Lifusol (Lifusolum)
The product is in an aerosol package containing furatsilin (0.004 or 0.008 g), linetol (see) (0.140 or 0.297 g), a resin of a special composition, acetone and a mixture of Freon-11 and Freon-12.
A liquid (easily evaporating) with a characteristic odor of acetone, forming an elastic yellowish film upon evaporation of the solvent.
The film, due to the presence of furatsilin has an antimicrobial effect; in addition, it protects the wound surface from contamination and remains on the skin for 6 to 8 days. It can be removed with alcohol, ether, chloroform, acetone.
They are used to protect not only surgical wounds, postoperative skin sutures from infection (instead of stickers and dressings), but also the skin from maceration during fistulas, as well as to protect and treat small skin wounds and seal channels at the exit sites of catheters, drains, etc.
There is evidence of the use of lifusol for the prevention of inflammation of the skin and subcutaneous fat in the navel (omphalitis) and umbilical sepsis in newborns.
To apply the film, press the spray head of the cylinder for 1 to 2 seconds three times (after 15 to 20 seconds to dry the film). Sprayed from a distance of 10 - 15 cm.
If necessary, the skin is first cleaned with cotton moistened with ether. Wounds can be pre-treated with antiseptics. In this case, the wound must be dried before applying the film.
Lifusol should not be used to cover extensive damage to the skin, bleeding and wetting wounds, as well as for severe inflammatory phenomena. Do not allow the drug to get into the eyes.
When applying the film, short-term pain may occur. In rare cases, the development of dermatitis is possible (in these cases, the film is removed).
Release form: in aluminum aerosol cans of 94 or 200 ml equipped with a spray valve.
Storage: at room temperature away (at least 2 m) from existing heating appliances; Protect from moisture and direct sunlight.