Active Ingredient(s): Silver Sulfadiazine
FDA Approved: * November 26, 1973
Pharm Company: * KING PHARMS
Category: Antibiotics

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

Silvadene Overview

Silver sulfadiazine, sold under the brand Silvadene among others, is a topical antibiotic used in partial thickness and full thickness burns to prevent infection.[1] Tentative evidence has found other antibiotics to be more effective and therefore it is no longer generally recommended for second-degree (partial-thickness) burns, but is still widely used to protect third-degree (full-thickness) burns.[2][3] Common side effects include itching and...

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need to know active ingrediants ## Silvadene (Silver sulfadiazine) is a sulfa derivative topical antibacterial historically used as a topical burn cream on second- and third-degree burns. It prevents the growth of a wide array of bacteria, as well as yeast, on the damaged skin. To learn more click on the link below... Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do. ## where can i get silvadene


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Silver Sulfadiazine
  • Cream: 1%
  • Dressing: 1%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Silvadene: (6 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 49999-143 Silvadene 10 mg/g Topical Cream by Lake Erie Medical & Surgical Supply Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 50090-0230 Silvadene 10 mg/g Topical Cream by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 54569-1086 Silvadene 10 mg/g Topical Cream by A-s Medication Solutions LLC
  • 54569-1088 Silvadene 10 mg/g Topical Cream by A-s Medication Solutions LLC
  • 61570-131 Silvadene 10 mg/g Topical Cream by Pfizer Laboratories Div Pfizer Inc
  • 76413-124 Silvadene 10 mg/g Topical Cream by Central Texas Community Health Centers

Other drugs which contain Silver Sulfadiazine or a similar ingredient: (3 results)

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