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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?

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

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?

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

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.

Bacitracin - What should I do if there's an allergic reaction?

Posted 14 Nov 2015 by waterdiva 1 answer

My eye surgeon had me use Bacitracin ointment on my eyes after surgery. My eyes began itching uncontrollably and after a few days, were swollen and red.

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 ...

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 ...

Blepharoconjunctivitis -?

Posted 10 Sep 2014 by KatrinaReady 1 answer

Is it OK to use bacitracin ointment around myeyes to help with dry skin (red, scaly, tender) while I'm using polytrim drops?

Bacitracin/Polymyxin B - How do you apply?

Posted 30 Jun 2014 by ypholt 1 answer

How do you apply to the eye? The box says to spread on the perimeter of the eye but the instruction sheet says to place in the eye itself.

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?

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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