A 35-year-old member asked:
can i get a cream similar to silver sulfadiazine over the counter?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Sheila Calderon answered
40 years experience Internal Medicine
No: It is a prescription for infected burns. You need to see a physician in order to reduce the chance of scarring if you have a second or third degree burn. If your skin is infected for other reasons you should see a physician.
Answered on Oct 1, 2019
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