Hydroheal AM Gel 50gm

Wound Care Rx required

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MRP ₹394.75
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INTRODUCTION

HYDROHEAL AM contains Colloidal silver which belongs to the group of medicines called topical antibiotics. It is used to treat a variety of skin conditions such as skin infections, acne, wound healing, skin ulcers, skin burns, cuts or scrapes. Colloidal silver consists of nano-sized sliver particles dispersed or suspended in water. It has both antimicrobial and wound healing properties which effectively inhibits the growth of microorganisms and enhances the healing of damaged skin tissues by triggering skin re-growth and repair.

This medicine is meant for external use only. Do not use this medicine for a longer time than prescribed. Do not swallow this medicine. Avoid contact of this medicine with your eyes, ears, nose, mouth or other mucous membrane. If contact happens, rinse it thoroughly with water. Cover the affected area with a gauze or cotton dressing after applying this medicine.

HYDROHEAL AM is generally safe and does not cause any side effects. However, if you experience any application site reactions such as skin reddening, rash or any allergic reactions, check with your physician. It is not recommended for use in pregnant or breastfeeding women due to lack of safety data. Consult your doctor before application. It should be used with caution in children and adolescents under 18 years of age. Consult your doctor before application.

USES OF HYDROHEAL AM

  • Treats skin infections (caused by bacteria, fungi and virus)
  • Treats wounds (such as cuts, scrapes, injury)
  • Treats skin burns and skin ulcers

HOW HYDROHEAL AM WORKS

Colloidal silver has both antimicrobial and wound healing properties. Following topical application, it binds to the cell wall of the microorganism and disrupts microbial DNA, leading to growth inhibition and cell death. It also dramatically enhances the healing of damaged skin tissues, and promotes effective skin repair and re-growth, contributing to its wound healing properties.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Apply this medicine as directed by your physician. It is for external use only. Wash the affected area before application and pat dry. Apply a thin layer of this medicine to the affected area. Cover with an appropriate secondary dressing such as gauze or cotton dressing. Wash your hands after application.

Do not swallow this medicine. Avoid contact of this medicine with your eyes, ears, nose, mouth or other mucous membrane. If contact happens, rinse it thoroughly with water. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your skin condition. Continue to apply this medicine, as long as your doctor tells you to do so, to obtain better results.

SIDE EFFECTS OF HYDROHEAL AM

COMMON

  • application site redness, itching or burning

RARE

  • argyria (a bluish-gray discoloration of skin)

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Application site redness, itching or burning:

Avoid hot showers because hot water can irritate the skin. Do not rub or scratch the affected area. Use sunscreen and protective clothing when outdoors. Regularly use moisturizers to soothe and hydrate the affected area. If the symptoms still persist, contact your doctor.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

HYDROHEAL AM is not recommended for use in pregnant women due to lack of safety data. Consult your doctor before application.

BREASTFEEDING

HYDROHEAL AM is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women due to lack of safety data. Consult your doctor before application.

ALLERGY

Do not apply this medicine if you are allergic to colloidal silver.

INTERACTIONS

Tell your doctor about all the medicines you use, including non-prescription and prescription medicines and herbal supplements.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Colloidal silver
Pharmacological Category :   Topical antibiotics
Therapeutic Indication :   Skin infection, Wound, Burns
Dosage Forms :   Topical gel, Topical solution

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT HYDROHEAL AM

Can HYDROHEAL AM be used in infants?

Always consult your doctor before using any medicine in children. It should be used with caution in children and adolescents under 18 years of age. Consult your doctor before application.

Can HYDROHEAL AM cause blue skin?

Yes. This medicine may rarely cause bluish discoloration of skin due to more systemic absorption. This tend to become permanent if not treated at the right time. Contact your doctor immediately of you experience it.

Can HYDROHEAL AM be applied on the face to treat acne?

Before applying this medicine on your face consult your doctor.

How long should I use [GBNKYWORD] to see the results?

Improvement in your skin condition purely depends upon the severity of the infection/wound. Do not stop applying this medicine, without consulting your doctor. Continue to apply this medicine, as long as your doctor tells you to do so, to obtain better results.

REFERENCES

1. Harsh Mohan. Inflammation and Healing. Textbook of Pathology. 6th Edition. 2010. Page – 167-170.

2. Amani D. Politano, Kristin T. Campbell, Laura H. Rosenberger and Robert G. Sawyer. Use of Silver in the Prevention and Treatment of Infections: Silver Review. NCBI; PMC US National Library of Medicine, National Institute of Health. February 2013. [Accessed 11th January 2021] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4955599/

3. Federica Paladini and Mauro Pollini. Antimicrobial Silver Nanoparticles for Wound Healing Application: Progress and Future Trends. NCBI; PMC US National Library of Medicine, National Institute of Health. August 2019. [Accessed 11th January 2021] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6719912/

4. Andrea Vila Domínguez, Rafael Ayerbe Algaba, Andrea Miró Canturri, Ángel Rodríguez Villodres and Younes Smani. Antibacterial Activity of Colloidal Silver against Gram-Negative and Gram-Positive Bacteria. Research gate. January 2020. [Accessed 11th January 2021] https://www.researchgate.net/publication/338692845_Antibacterial_Activity_of_Colloidal_Silver_against_Gram-Negative_and_Gram-Positive_Bacteria

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1
    Item Weight
    60
    Ingredient
    COLLOIDAL SILVER 32PPM
    Hsn Code
    30059090
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Hydroheal AM Gel 50gm

Hydroheal AM Gel 50gm Mkt: Dr Reddy'S Laboratories Ltd

M.R.P.: Rs.394.75
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