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Burnosil Ointment


Overview

Introduction

Burnosil Ointment is a combination of two medicines that effectively treats burn wounds. Its antiseptic property prevents infections and protects the skin to speeds up the healing.

Burnosil Ointment is strictly advised for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Apply it only on the affected areas of the skin. If there is an accidental exposure of the medicine to the eyes or mouth, you must wash immediately. Before using this medicine it is mandatory to tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. It should be used with caution in children. The course of treatment should be completed for better efficacy.

Burnosil Ointment may lead to a few common side effects like itchiness, redness, and rashes at the application site. If these side effects do not improve with time or worsen, inform your doctor. In case of any allergic reactions, it is advised to call for immediate medical help.

Uses of Burnosil Ointment

Burnosil Ointment side effects

Common
  • Itching
  • Irritation
  • Burning sensation at the site of application

How to use Burnosil Ointment

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Burnosil Ointment works

Burnosil Ointment is a combination of two medicines: Sulfadiazine and Chlorhexidine Gluconate. Sulfadiazine is an antibiotic. It stops bacteria from producing folic acid, a nutrient required for bacterial multiplication. Chlorhexidine Gluconate is an antiseptic and disinfectant which works by binding strongly with skin. It kills infectious microorganisms and effectively cleans out cuts, wounds and burns to prevent them from getting infected.

Burnosil Ointment related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Burnosil Ointment may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Burnosil Ointment during lactation is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Burnosil

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Had burns at the age of 3months using steam near lips and nose
Dr. Ankur Kumar Tanwar
Ayurveda
Ok ,use jalan ointment
After shaving armpits and bottom area, the skin pricks and burns and becomes red in that area. What ointment can we use as after shave? Any oral medicine?
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Skin Specialist
Use fusiwal cream twice daily for 7daysBefore shaving armpits wipe the area with spirit followed by povidone iodine 10% (betadine) and lastly spirit againLet it get dryUse a sharp new blade all the d time. dnt draw the razor more than 2 times alwyz shave along the direction of hair growth not against it
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FAQs

Q. Can I stop taking Burnosil when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Burnosil and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

Q. How long does Burnosil takes to work?

Usually, Burnosil starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

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References
  1. ScienceDirect. Sulfadiazine. [Accessed 31 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Chlorhexidine Gluconate. Huddersfield, West Yorkshire: Genus Pharmaceuticals; 2011 [revised 21 Aug. 2017]. [Accessed 5 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. DailyMed. Sulfadiazine. [Accessed 31 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. Drugs.com. Chlorhexidine Gluconate. [Accessed 5 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
7, Niraj Industrial Estate, Off Mahakali Caves Road, Andheri (East), Mumbai - 400 093, India.
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