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Is Trypsin Chymotrypsin right medication for scar and wound after injury?

Hi , I have my nice aged 3 years , and she fallen from stairs and got injury just above the eye brow , doctor has sticehd the wound and used 5 stitches , i wanna know that can i give her any Typsin, Bromelain & Rutoside Trihydrate combination or any Trypsin Chymotrypsin combination as a proteolytic enzyme for early healing and reduced scaring ? If yes , kindly suggest the dose . Thanks
Mon, 26 Oct 2015
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These medications are not indicated for kids less than 6 years of age. So, avoid them and wait for normal healing. You may give acetaminophen for pain relief.
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Is Trypsin Chymotrypsin right medication for scar and wound after injury?

Hi These medications are not indicated for kids less than 6 years of age. So, avoid them and wait for normal healing. You may give acetaminophen for pain relief. Take care