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How to get rid of a chemical burn ?

How to get rid of a chemical burn ?
Asked On : Sun, 1 Jan 2012
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Thanks for choosing HCM.,
CHEMICAL BURN....normally due to Corrosive substances...
eg..acids, bases, solvents, reducing agents,
mainly it gives itching, burning , bleaching and tend to produces..,
tissue necrosis...,
1) Thorough cleansing of affected area by huge amount of WATER..,
2) Remove any blisters and dead tissue at the burn area...,
covered with Sofra tulles....
3) Mupirocin cream.....T.Bact (gsk) apply on that area..,
4) Cap..Ampicillin and cloxacillin 500 mg 2 times daily for 5 dys..,
treatment is depends, extension and degree of
chemical burn....ok..bye good luck..,
Answered: Thu, 5 Jan 2012
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