Medicine : Silverex Ionic(240gm)

Name:Silverex Ionic(240gm)
Manufacturer:Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Silver Nitrate
Composition:Silver Nitrate(0.2 % W/w)
Substitutes:silverex ionic(240gm) , silverex ionic(10gm)

Generic ( Silver Nitrate )

Typical use Of Silver Nitrate : Bladder Hemorrhage, Burn Wounds, Eczema, Epidermal Necrolysis, Hematuria, Interstitial Cystitis, Nasal Epistaxis, Ophthalmia Neonatorum, Pneumothorax, Rhinitis, Warts.
Mechanism of action of Silver Nitrate :Silver Nitrate Inhibits Growth Of Both Gram-positive And Gram-negative Bacteria By Precipitating Bacterial Protein Through The Release Of Liberated Silver Ions. It Also Forms An Eschar By Coagulation Of Cellular Proteins.
Drug Interaction of Silver Nitrate :Silver Nitrate Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Selenium (Sulphide), Sulfacetamide Sodium, Sulfisoxazole, Sulphacetamide. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Silver Nitrate :Electrolyte And Volume Depletion, Methemoglobinemia, Conjunctivitis.


How Silver Nitrate will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Silver Nitrate will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Silver Nitrate

No Studies Found