A 45-year-old member asked:
can you use silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) cream on eczema?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
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 not drying the skin and by moisture. Some additives such as fragrances and formaldehyde (in dryer sheets) can worsen eczema.
4878 viewsAnswered Nov 15, 2020
A 35-year-old member asked:
How does silver sulfadiazine cream help with eczema?
1 doctor answer • 5 doctors weighed in
Dermatology 41 years experience
No: That cream is usually used for second degree burns-ie when you get a blister from a burn.
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Last updated Nov 15, 2020
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