Active Ingredient(s): Mafenide
FDA Approved: * January 24, 1969
Pharm Company: * MYLAN BERTEK
Category: Antibiotics

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

Sulfamylon 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 against...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • 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 Sulfamylon: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 51079-623 Sulfamylon 85 mg/g Topical Cream by Mylan Institutional Inc.
  • 51079-624 Sulfamylon 50 g/1 Topical Powder, for Solution by Mylan Institutional Inc.

Other drugs which contain Mafenide or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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