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skin infection is an infection of the skin. Infection of the skin is distinguished from dermatitis, which is inflammation of the skin...
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Bacitracin vs Silvadene

Bacitracin
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Silvadene
Other name: Silver Sulfadiazine Silver Sulfadiazine
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
for Skin Infection
3.1
Concern level
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2.7
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Method of use:
Ointment
Prescribing mode:
Rx
skin infection is an infection of the skin. Infection of the skin is distinguished from dermatitis, which is inflammation of the skin...
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Silver sulfadiazine (International Nonproprietary Name, or silvadene) is a topical sulfonamide (medicine)/silver antibacterial used as a topical burn cream on burns, including chemical burns. It prevents the growth of a wide array of bacteria, as w...
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Top Concerns
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Wound
6
Allergies
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Itching
6
Blisters
4
Acne
3
Bruise
2
Fever
2
Fungal Infection
1
Irritability
1
Numbness
1
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Wound
10
Blisters
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Itching
4
Peeling
3
Bleeding
2
Weepy
1
Numbness
1
Nausea
1
Fever
1
Bruise
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About Bacitracin
Silver sulfadiazine (International Nonproprietary Name, or silvadene) is a topical sulfonamide (medicine)/silver antibacterial used as a topical burn cream on burns, including chemical burns. It prevents the growth of a wide array of bacteria, as w...
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About Silvadene
Silver sulfadiazine (International Nonproprietary Name, or silvadene) is a topical sulfonamide (medicine)/silver antibacterial used as a topical burn cream on burns, including chemical burns. It prevents the growth of a wide array of bacteria, as w...
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had initially treated with Silvadene & bacitracin and ke...
| en.allexperts.com
" ...it re-checked? I had initially treated with Silvadene & bacitracin and kept it covered 24 hrs....now that it has almost healed ver, I have let it breather...is this causing these blood blisters to... "

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silvadene before switching to bacitracin and seeing real pr...
| www.justbreastimplants.com
" I had one just like that close yesterday. Bacitracin twice a day two of these under tape ...with almost four weeks of silvadene before switching to bacitracin and seeing real progress with... "

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and he finally prescribed Silvadene. The wound, rather than...
| www.justbreastimplants.com
" ...heal, and he finally prescribed Silvadene. The wound, rather than ...strong for my skin. He then told me to use bacitracin and something very hard ...the collagen, but kept using the bacitracin along with... "

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have been alternating bacitracin on the open areas, s...
| forum.tnbcfoundation.org
" ...the soak put on my cream. i have been alternating bacitracin on the open areas, silvadene and calendula ointment. it is an astringent and burn or stin. the colder the water,... "

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to take chance with my dd who got burned and used bacitracin
| imamother.com
" ...allergic to sulfa which includes silvadene - 2 of my dds ...who got burned and used bacitracin... "

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my experience Silvadene is just very, very, strong and...
" Barb:In my experience Silvadene is just very, very, strong and inhibits re-epithelialization as ...bland ointment like neosporin or bacitracin. Unless I am worried about... "

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that yucky,?Go back to the Silvadene if that's what the d...
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" My son has been using Silvadene for about 3 weeks. His ...yucky,? Go back to the Silvadene if that's what the dr ...It also stops any infection. Bacitracin is ok for minor burns... "

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staining. Instead, use bacitracin. Anything more serious...
| forums.studentdoctor.net
" ...outside of the hospital with Silvadene, adaptic, and kerlex to the wounds. Just don't use silvadene on the face due to ...potential for staining. Instead, use bacitracin. Anything more serious would... "

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- and we mostly used Silvadene cream (shorter name - same...
| community.breastcancer.org
" ...- and we mostly used Silvadene cream (shorter name - same ...with drains, recommends the use of Bacitracin ointment at the drain exit ...here has done, EXCEPT the Bacitracin. They simply want me to... "

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starting me on Silvadene, any advice?I have an area where m...
| messageboards.makemeheal.com
" Dr. starting me on Silvadene, any advice? I have an ...area 2x a day with Bacitracin and then Aquaphor. The area ...called the PS and they want me to start on this Silvadene cream and come in... "

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