What Are The Uses Of Silver Sulfadiazine?
It is used to prevent infection in case of partial or full thickness burns (second degree or third-degree burns). It works by preventing the growth of bacteria.
What Are The Side Effects Of Silver Sulfadiazine?
Some of the common side-effects are:
- Pain at the site of application
- Burning sensations
Rarely seen side effects are:
- Discoloration of the skin
- Allergic reactions such as rashes
Consult your doctor if any of the above side effects worsen.
What Are The Contraindications Of Silver Sulfadiazine?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
Pl. do not use it on new-born babies or premature babies as the side effects are usually serious.