Medicine : Silvidon (1%)

Name:Silvidon (1%)
Type:Cream
Manufacturer:Zydus Cadila
Generic Use:Silver Sulphadiazine
Composition:Silver Sulphadiazine(1%W/W)
Substitutes:ssz aplicapseye , silveleb skin(500gm) , silveleb skin(250gm) , silveleb skin(25gm) , silver sulfadiazine skin(15gm) , silvirin skin(20gm) , silvindon skin(20gm) , silver sulphadiazine skin(25gm) , silvolar skin(25gm) , silver sulfa skin(25gm) , flazine skin(50gm) , silzen skin(15gm) , silverine skin(20gm) , burn aid skin(25gm) , silmezine skin(25gm) , disilva skin(15gm) , disilva skin(30gm) , silvindon skin(250gm) , silvirin skin(250gm) , silver sulfadiazine skin(250gm) , silver sulfa skin(250gm) , silver sulfadiazine skin(500gm) , silver sulphadiazine skin(500gm) , silvindon skin(25gm) , silmax skin(20gm) , burnheal , silvidon (1%) , ceptidar (1%w/w)


Generic ( Silver Sulphadiazine )



Typical use Of Silver Sulphadiazine :Bacterial Infections, Burns And Scalds, Infections, Wounds.
Mechanism of action of Silver Sulphadiazine :Silver Sulfadiazine Acts Only On The Cell Membrane And Cell Wall To Produce Its Bactericidal Effect. Silver Ions Bind To Nucleophilic Amino Acids, As Well As Sulfhydryl, Amino, Imidazole, Phosphate, And Carboxyl Groups In Proteins, Causing Protein Denaturation And Enzyme Inhibition. Silver Binds To Surface Membranes And Proteins, Causing Proton Leaks In The Membrane, Leading To Cell Death. Sulfadiazine Is A Competitive Inhibitor Of Bacterial Para-aminobenzoic Acid (PABA), A Substrate Of The Enzyme Dihydropteroate Synthetase. The Inhibited Reaction Is Necessary In These Organisms For The Synthesis Of Folic Acid.
Drug Interaction of Silver Sulphadiazine :Silver Sulphadiazine Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Povidone-iodine, Sulfacetamide Sodium, Tolbutamide, Trimethoprim. 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 Sulphadiazine :Nephrotic Syndrome, Leucopenia, Glomerulonephritis.

INTERACTIONS OF SILVER SULPHADIAZINE


How Silver Sulphadiazine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Silver Sulphadiazine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Silver Sulphadiazine

No Studies Found