Preparations for Treatment of Wounds and Ulcers
- Preparations for Treatment of Wounds and Ulcers
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Drug Drug Description Collagenase clostridium histolyticum A collagenase enzyme used to promote debridement of necrotic tissue in burns and skin ulcers as well as to treat Dupuytren's contracture and Peyronie's disease. Becaplermin A recombinant form of human platelet-derived growth factor used to treat ulcers due to diabetic neuropathy in the lower extremities when there is adequate blood supply to the area. Hyaluronic acid A glycosaminoglycan used for the relief of joint pain, wound healing, ophthalmologic treatment, cosmetic treatment, and various other applications. Trypsin A naturally occurring proteolytic enzyme found in the digestive tract of mammals. Used clinically in combination with bromelain and rutosides in the treatment of some inflammatory conditions. Enoxolone Enoxolone (glycyrrhetic acid) has been investigated for the basic science of Apparent Mineralocorticoid Excess (AME). Sodium chlorite Used as an agent for cleaning drinking water. It is also used as an additive in products like toothpaste and mouthwash. Acidified sodium chlorite was approved by the U.S. Food... Bromelains A protease indicated in the treatment of inflammation and for eschar removal. Dextranomer Not Annotated Trolamine Trolamine is used as an alkalizing agent, surfactant, and counter-ion in cosmetic and pharmaceutical formulations . It is not considered to be an active pharmacological ingredient and so has no... Pantothenic acid A vitamin B5 found in various nutritional supplements. Dexpanthenol An alcoholic analogue of D-pantothenic acid that is used as a supplement or application to support a healthy epithelium and is also used to prevent vitamin deficiency in patients receiving total parenteral nutrition (TPN). Cadexomer iodine Not Annotated Trafermin Investigated for use/treatment in coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, periodontal disease, bone fractures, entero-related fistulae, and diabetic foot ulcers.
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