- can be used on cats, dogs and horses
- provides relief from itching during the healing process
- prevents infection and decreases healing time
Possible Side Effects:
Signs of an allergic reaction: hives difficulty breathing swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Contact your veterinarian if any of the following serious side effects occur: fever chills easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness dark colored urine ulcers on treated areas blood in the urine urinating less than usual drowsiness, confusion, nausea and vomiting swelling, weight gain severe blistering, peeling, and red skin rash.
Less serious side effects may occur including: discoloration of treated skin mild itching or burning upset stomach.
Continue the medication and talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or bothersome to your pet.
Discuss with your Veterinarian all products and medications/vitamins your pet is taking.
Silver Sulfadiazine Cream 1% should not be used on animals who are allergic to sulfur or sulfa drugs, or on pregnant or nursing animals.
It is for use on skin only do not put in or around your pet's eyes.
Tell your veterinarian if your pet has liver or kidney disease.
Tell your veterinarian if your pet is pregnant or if you intend to breed your pet.
Silver sulfadiazine may make your pet's skin more susceptible to sunlight. Avoid getting the medication in your pet's mouth or eyes
Dosage and Administration:
Before treating your pet with Silver Sulfadiazine Cream 1%, wash your hands and then clean the affected area of your pet's skin as directed by your veterinarian.
Put on sterile disposable gloves to avoid introducing additional bacteria and other infective agents into the burned area of your pet's skin.
Following your veterinarian's directions, apply enough cream to cover the burn wounds in a layer about 1/16th of an inch thick.
Silver Sulfadiazine 1% Cream