Mafenide

Category: Antibiotics



Mafenide Overview

Mafenide (INN; usually as mafenide acetate, trade name Sulfamylon) is a sulfonamide-type medication used as an antibiotic. It was approved by the FDA in 1948. Contents 1 Uses 2 Mechanism of action 3 Adverse reactions 4 Drug interactions 5 Contraindications 6 Dosage 7 References 8 External links Uses Mafenide is used to treat severe burns.[1][2] It is used topically as an adjunctive therapy for second- and third-degree burns. It is bacteriostatic again...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Mafenide
  • Cream: 11.2%, 85mg/gm
  • For Solution: 5%
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 5%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Mafenide: (2 results)

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  • 49884-902 Mafenide Acetate 50 g/1 Topical Powder, for Solution by Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Inc.
  • 51125-400 Mafenide Acetate 50 g/1 Topical Powder, for Solution by Riconpharma LLC

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