Active Ingredient(s): Nitrofurazone
Pharm Company: * SHERWOOD MEDCL
Category: Skin Care

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Actin-N Overview

Nitrofurazone (INN, trade name Furacin) is an antimicrobial organic compound belonging to the nitrofuran class.[1] It is most commonly used as a topical antibiotic ointment.[2] It is effective against gram-positive bacteria, gram-negative bacteria, and can be used in the treatment of trypanosomiasis.[1][3][4] Its use in medicine has become less frequent, as safer and more effective products have become availabl...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Cream: 0.2%, 0.20%
  • Dressing: 0.2%, 0.20%
  • Ointment: 0.2%, 0.20%
  • Powder: 0.2%, 0.20%
  • Solution: 0.2%, 0.20%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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