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Silver sulfadiazine cream on penis

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Yes: but I would be evaluated for a burn, especially in this area.

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Block
Trauma Surgery 35 years experience
Pretty good: Silver sulfadiazine cream is a cornerstone of burn treatment. It revolutionized burn care. That being said, a good surgical team needs to follow your ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Breaux
Pediatric Surgery 39 years experience
Second-degree burns: ..., such as an abrasion or "road rash, " will heal on their own, given good wound care and good nutrition. Burns on the face should be gooped up with... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
Dermatology 41 years experience
No: That cream is usually used for second degree burns-ie when you get a blister from a burn.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susanne Gee
Dermatology 26 years experience
Yes: Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) cream is useful as an antibiotic and occlusive agent. The occlusion will help eczema. Eczema is helped greatly by no... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Lisch
Podiatry 38 years experience
Every 6 hours: You can apply silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) anywhere from 2 x per day up to 4 x per day. Apply with a thick coating.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 32 years experience
Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) Cream: There are many references in medical literature regarding silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) cream being used in the treatment of eczema. The major use i... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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NO: Please do not medicate yourself and go directly to the ER or UC clinic for further evaluation of this serious infection.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Lisch
Podiatry 38 years experience
Burns: This is a wonderful antiburn, antibiotic cream that stimulates granulation tissue to heal over burned areas, diabetic ulcers, common scrapes of the sk... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olga Nilova
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) cream will not help on boils.

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