A 24-year-old male asked:
Neosporin for large wounds that formed puss?
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Dr. Tracy Berg answered
31 years experience in General Surgery
Alternative: The basic principle for wounds with infection/pus is to avoid oily occlusive products. Neosporin is oil based. Some alternate wound products are saline moist gauze, alginate, betadine. Ok to check in with minor er, your doc or wound care center.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
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