Medication Description: Asperase (Asperasa)
Enzyme proteolytic drug.
Amorphous powder of light brown color with a grayish tint, with a faint characteristic odor.
When applied superficially, it lyses necrotic and purulent deposits; used as an ointment to cleanse necrotic masses of purulent wounds, carbuncles, burns, bedsores, etc.
Apply a thin layer of ointment to the affected areas; impose a moisture protective bandage. Change the bandage daily, removing the softened necrotic mass; for burns, dressings change 1 time in 3 - 4 days.
Applying ointment on bleeding wounds and disintegrating tumors is contraindicated.
Product form: Asperase ointment (Unguentum asperasi) - 2% ointment (white with a light brown tint and a faint characteristic odor) in aluminum tubes of 15 or 25 g.
Storage: in a dry, dark place at a temperature of + 2 to + 10 'C.