Nitrofural


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult : Topical Preparation of surfaces before skin grafting; Wounds; Burns; Ulcers; Skin infections As 0.2% preparation: Apply as directed.
Dosage Details
Topical/Cutaneous
Wounds, burns, ulcers and skin infections, Preparation of surfaces before skin grafting
Adult: Apply as 0.2% topical preparation in a water-soluble or water-miscible basis to the affected area.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Cross-sensitation may occur with other nitrofuran derivatives.
Special Precautions
G6PD deficiency (oral). Renal impairment.
Adverse Reactions
Oral: Severe peripheral neuropathy. Topical: Sensitisation, generalised allergic skin reactions.
Action
Description: Nitrofural is a nitrofuran derivative bactericidal against a wide spectrum of gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria. It also has activity against trypanosomes.
Storage
Store below 25°C.
MIMS Class
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