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Silvadene Cream 1% - Is Silvadene for prescription or OTC?

Posted 15 Feb 2017 by Rosedal 1 answer

I burned 2 fingers a little and although I kept them under ice cold water one became a blister and now all red and it burns and hurts. Been using Bacitracin gel for a week but doesn't seem to work. My dermatologist's assistant told me to buy the OTC Silvadene. Is it an OTC? Or is needed a ...

Can mupirocin be substituted for bacitracin for wound management?

Posted 12 May 2011 by Hartigan 1 answer

Open wound treatment began with bacitracin ointment. Can mupirocin be used instead of bacitracin to continue treatment?

Is bacitracin supposed to turn skin yellow and papery thin? I have a very itchy rash on my foot...

Posted 2 Oct 2017 by Tuwajoo 0 answers

.. that I've scratched open (it's not athletes foot). The nurse gave me bacitracin antibiotic ointment and it seems to be turning the skin yellow and real papery dry and thin. Is this normal? It seems to be making the itch worse as well. Should I stop using it till I see the doctor in ...

Can I use Bacitracin Antibiotic whater-jel for chapped lips/cold sores?

Posted 15 Nov 2013 by mpennings 2 answers

I seem to have an allergic reaction when using any type of chap stick, it cases cold sore and fever blisters when I try to use them. I am guessing I may be alergic to beeswax

What topical medication is use for skin mrsa?

Posted 3 Jun 2013 by lariah01 1 answer

i needs to know if bacitracin or bactroban is the correct medication to use

Bacitracin - After application, (30-40 minutes) the ointment has drawn a considerable amount of?

Posted 7 Aug 2016 by thomasanthony83 0 answers

... drainage/pus from the abrasion. Am I suppose to clean this off or dry it into a scab? If I need to clean it off, what's to be done after?

Bacitracin becomes yellow?

Posted 10 Mar 2015 by EternalMelody 1 answer

I put clear Bacitracin ointment on my infected abrasion wound. I said infected because the area around the wound is swollen, warm, and tender to touch. The Bacitracin eventually turns into pus-like yellow. Did the Bacitracin just turn into pus? If I leave it even further until dry, it forms a ...

Blepharitis - can I give Bacitracin if the patient is allergic to erythromycin?

Posted 8 Sep 2015 by 6470ldtn 1 answer

these are antibiotic ointment. Thank you.

Is it safe to use the bacitracin Zinc and Polimyxin b sulfate ointment if is has expired for 1 year?

Posted 17 May 2014 by josetacoronte 1 answer

I need to use the ointment, but it is not available at the store. the tube i have expired on 02/13 and it is now 5/14. Is it harmful to use the expired substance?

Is this safe???

Posted 11 Sep 2014 by merryX2012 1 answer

i have zinc toxicitity and my copper levels are very low my doctor just prescribed bacitracin zinc ointment for a injury I have on my foot after I dropped a sharp object and needed stiches. it is slow healing but my zinc levels are really high I do not know if I should put this ointment on or find ...

May I use Bacitracin Topical to treat blisters caused by Cellulitis?

Posted 27 Jul 2013 by esgmeg 1 answer

Cellulitis of the lower legs is causing blisters. After washing with a mild soap and water may I apply Bacitracin to the affected area?

Can I use mupirocin on "shingles"? Am now trying bacitracin. Which is more effective?

Posted 7 Mar 2010 by Carlcochran 1 answer

I contracted herpes zoster some weeks ago, took a regimen of antibiotics (orally) and am following up with bacitracin. Is mupirocin an alternative topical curative?

Can bacitracin eye ointment be used on a cut on the body will it work the same?

Posted 3 Jun 2013 by skittlebubbles123 1 answer

Can the eye ointment be subsituted for the tropical cuz I have they eye ointment but I have a bad cut on my arm and wanted to make sure it's safe to use the eye ointment on my cut

Is Tri-Otic Ointment harmful to humans?

Posted 11 Dec 2013 by gdavis22 2 answers

I accidently put a drop of it on a wound on my arm, thinking is was bacitracin.

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