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How to apply silver nitrate

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Dr.       Muhammad Hanif MD

I have mouth ulcers and today the doctor that I saw used silver nitrate on them..how long will it take before i see results? also, how long will it take for the discoloration to leave my gums?... View answer

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Dr. Kakkar S. MD

My mother has wounds when her screen caught fire. She is aged 75. She has diabetes but it is under control. She is currently XXXXXXX applying silver nitrate gel. Suggest a battery way of treatment ... View answer

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Dr. Sudarshan MD

can silver nitrate help with psoriasis? will using silver nitrate cause problems with psoriasis? What can help control psoriasis? all my current meds not longer working ... View answer

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Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

Hello. I had my cervix caurterized yesterday with silver nitrate and was wondering what all the symptoms and side effects were as the doctor didn't quite explain what to expect. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Oncologist)
Dr.  Sudhir MD

cryosurgery . Last night approx. 12 hours after silver nitrate cauterization had gush of dark red blood ... View answer

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Public Forum Discussions

Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

I have a burn on my hand due to steam since last 1 month. it measuresaround an inch in diameter. I have been using Silverex ( silver nitrate gel 0.2% w/w). Pl suggest how manydays should i be... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

and cervix cauterized with silver nitrate befor result of silver nitrate how much this affect for further workup Is silver nitrate ideal method for cauterization Is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

at least three times. I have been researching the use of silver nitrate for some if not all these problems. How should this be safely used? I am opposed to continuing the use of antibiotics rather... View answer

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Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

to apply silver nitrate to her cervix without asking. My daughter is in quite a lot of pain now. I have read that silver nitrate is only for external use. Please advise. ... View answer

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Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

hi my eye doc, has ordered me to rub myeye lash with silver nitrate soln,1%. before applying ... is finished for another2 weeks. I am worried that prolonged use of silver nitrate for that... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

technically never. They stain the skin by biinding to protein and they cannot unbind. it's a chemical reaction BUT.... Neearly Always... the skin turns over, and the new skin won't be stained... about a week or two. The...

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

You have not mentioned how old it is. Assuming it is fresh, apply ice. Thereafter you may apply silver nitrate cream (available in brands like Silverex).

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

You could apply silvered (silver nitrate) over the area. If it is a recent one, applying ice will also provide relief