Sulfamylon Cream Generic Name & Formulations
Mafenide acetate 85mg (base); crm; contains parabens, sodium metabisulfite.
Crm—2oz, 4oz, 16oz
Sulfamylon Cream Indications
Adjunct in 2nd and 3rd degree burns.
Sulfamylon Cream Dosage and Administration
Adults and Children
Apply 1–2 times daily aseptically with approximately 1/16 inch depth to cleansed and debrided burns. Ensure coverage of burned areas at all times; reapply promptly if removed. May be occluded with a thin layer of dressing, if needed. Continue until wound is healed or site is ready for grafting. Withhold therapy for 24–48 hours if acidosis occurs.
Sulfamylon Cream Contraindications
Sulfamylon Cream Boxed Warnings
Sulfamylon Cream Warnings/Precautions
G6PD deficiency. Sulfite sensitivity. Asthma. Acute renal failure. Monitor acid-base balance closely (esp. with extensive 2nd degree or partial thickness burns, pulmonary or renal impairment). Pregnancy (Cat.C); (crm: not recommended for women of childbearing potential; unless burn area >20% of total body surface). Nursing mothers: not recommended.
Sulfamylon Cream Pharmacokinetics
Sulfamylon Cream Interactions
Sulfamylon Cream Adverse Reactions
Application-site pain, burning sensation, allergic manifestations (eg, rash, pruritus, facial edema, swelling, erythema; discontinue if occur), tachypnea, hyperventilation, metabolic acidosis; respiratory alkalosis, fatal hemolytic anemia with disseminated intravascular coagulation, fungal colonization; rare: excoriation of new skin, bleeding of skin.
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Sulfamylon Cream Patient Counseling