Description of medicine: Antiseptic sponge with kanamycin (Spongia antiseptica cum Kanamycino)
ANTISEPTIC SPONGE WITH KANAMYCIN (Spongia antiseptica cum Kanamycino).
Dry porous mass of yellowish color. Contains gelatin with the addition of kanamycin sulfate, furatsilina, calcium chloride. It has a hemostatic and antimicrobial effect.
Applied externally as a therapeutic hemostatic agent for diffuse and parenchymal hemorrhages, as well as a prophylactic agent after primary surgical treatment of wounds, in the treatment of infected wounds, etc.
To stop bleeding, a piece of sponge of the desired size is put on the wound (a piece is cut with sterile scissors), pressed against the bleeding site for 1 - 2 minutes. If necessary, apply new pieces of sponge to the bleeding site until hemostasis is achieved. With extensive wounds with purulent discharge, daily dressings with a sponge change are done for the first 3 to 4 days, then the sponge is changed every 3 days. The sponge left in a wound (if necessary) resolves. Topical treatment can be combined with taking antibiotics.
Product form: pieces of sponge weighing 0.5 - 0.7 g in transparent paper and PVC bags; 10 sponges per pack.
Storage: in a dry dark place at a temperature not higher than + 25 'C.