Information about Silver Nitrate
Silver nitrate uses
Silver Nitrate is used to prevent infections.
How silver nitrate works
Silver nitrate inhibits growth of both gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria by precipitating bacterial protein through the release of liberated silver ions. It also forms an eschar by coagulation of cellular proteins.
Common side effects of silver nitrate
Burning sensation, Itching, Methemoglobinaemia (presence of methaemoglobin in the blood), Hair discolouration, Skin staining
Available Medicine for Silver Nitrate
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