A 41-year-old member asked:
could silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) be used for stasis ulcers?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Elena Vezza answered
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes: silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) is used in many types of skin ulcers and burns the silver has an antibiotic effect and can help wounds heal faster stasis ulcers are best treated with pressure dressings if the arterial circulation is not compromised.
Answered on Sep 24, 2018
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