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Furacine Brand names, Furacine Analogs

Furacine Brand Names Mixture

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Furacine Chemical_Formula


Furacine RX_link

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Furacine fda sheet

Furacine msds (material safety sheet)

Furacine MSDS

Furacine Synthesis Reference

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Furacine Molecular Weight

198.136 g/mol

Furacine Melting Point

238 oC

Furacine H2O Solubility

210 mg/L (Approximately 50%)

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Furacine Indication

For the treatement of bacterial skin infections including pyodermas, infected dermatoses and infections of cuts, wounds, burns and ulcers due to susceptible organisms.

Furacine Pharmacology

Nitrofurazone is a topical antibacterial agent indicated as an adjunctive therapy for second and third degree burns when resistance to other agents is a real or potential problem. Nitrofurazone is also indicated in skin grafting when bacterial contamination may cause graft rejection or donor site infection, especially in hospitals with a history of resistant bacteria.

Furacine Absorption

Well absorbed.

Furacine side effects and Toxicity

Rat LD50 = 590 mg/kg; Allergic contact dermatitis is the most frequently reported adverse effect, occurring in approximately 1 % of patients treated.

Furacine Patient Information

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Furacine Organisms Affected

Gram negative and gram positive bacteria