Silver Sulfadiazine Cream 1% Rx
25g Tube
$9.25

Silver Sulfadiazine Cream 1% Rx

  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What is Silver Sulfadiazine Cream for Dogs and Cats?

  • Silver Sulfadiazine Cream is a prescription topical medication that contains an antibiotic to promote the healing of burns and bacterial infections.
  • Silver Sulfadiazine Cream is the generic name for the brand name Silvadene.

Why do cats and dogs use Silver Sulfadiazine Cream?

  • Silver Sulfadiazine Cream may be prescribed for burns and bacterial infections of the skin.
  • If your pet has been diagnosed with a skin infection or a skin condition, your veterinarian may prescribe a topical antibiotic cream such as Silvadene.

What else should I know about Silver Sulfadiazine Cream?

  • Fights bacteria on the skin.
  • Prevents and treats topical infections.
  • Ideal for wounds and burns.
  • Contains an antibiotic.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Silver Sulfadiazine Cream?

  • Side effects are more likely when the Silver Sulfadiazine Cream is used over large areas or for long periods of time.
  • Dogs may develop dry eye syndrome, also known as Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca (KCS). Watch for signs of eye redness, discharge, and increased blinking.

How do you use Silver Sulfadiazine Cream?

  • Wear gloves when applying the cream or wash your hands immediately after use.
  • Wound dressings may be applied over Silver Sulfadiazine Cream.
  • Be careful not to get the Silver Sulfadiazine Cream in the eyes.

What is in Silver Sulfadiazine Cream?

  • The drug Silver Sulfadiazine is a sulfonamide antibiotic that works to kill bacteria by inhibiting the cell membrane and cell wall.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Silver Sulfadiazine Cream is sold as an FDA approved generic drug. Brand may vary from order to order and variation to variation. We are unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Silver Sulfadiazine Cream?

  • Silver Sulfadiazine is an antibiotic. Resistance is a major concern when using antibiotics. To help avoid resistance, it is important for you to use this for as long as your veterinarian has prescribed, even if you dog or cat is looking and feeling better.