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Burnol Cream 20gm
Burnol Cream 20gm

Burnol Cream 20gm

20g Cream in Tube
MRP 85.80
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Cetrimide(0.5 Gm) + Aminacrine Hydrochloride(0.1 Gm)
Therapeutic classification
Drugs For Burns And Wound Infection

Medical Description

Burnol cream is used to treat burn injuries. It is also used as an antiseptic and helps in quick healing of wounds, minor cuts, and burns. It contains a combination of Aminacrine and Cetrimide. Burnol cream can also be used by pregnant and lactating mothers. However, it is important to consult the doctor before using any medication during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Side effects of this cream include irritation or redness of the skin. These side effects are temporary, but if you feel that they persist or your condition worsens, you should immediately contact your doctor.
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Uses of Burnol Cream 20gm

Burnol cream is used in treating burns and it also gives immediate relief from minor wounds, injuries, and first-degree burns.

Contraindications of Burnol Cream 20gm

If you are allergic to Cetrimide, Aminacrine or any other ingredients of Burnol cream.

Side effects of Burnol Cream 20gm

Skin rash, redness, irritation at the site where Burnol cream is applied.

Precautions and Warnings of Burnol Cream 20gm


Can I apply Burnol cream during pregnancy?
Burnol cream is to be applied externally on the skin, and the quantities which might get absorbed from the skin are too little, and there are rare chances of absorption. Still, this medicine should be used under medical supervision.

Breast Feeding

Can I apply Burnol cream while breastfeeding?
Burnol cream should not be applied to the breast or areas near the breast of breastfeeding mother as there can be chances of ingestion of this by a breastfed infant. Avoid using it on large areas of skin or for a prolonged period.


Can I drive if I have applied Burnol cream?
There is limited information about the effects of Burnol cream on driving. It is a topical preparation, and it may not affect the driving ability or ability to handle machinery. Still, if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert, you should avoid driving.


Can I consume alcohol if I have applied Burnol cream?
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol, it is important to consult your doctor if you drink alcohol too often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have an allergic reaction after prolonged use of Burnol cream.
  • You feel your condition is not improving.
  • Burnol cream is meant for external use only.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this cream, rinse your them immediately with clean water.

Mode of Action of Burnol Cream 20gm

How Does It Work?

  • Burnol cream works with the combined effects of Aminacrine and Cetrimide.
  • Aminacrine and Cetrimide, both work against microorganisms and prevent infections by stopping or slowing down the growth of microorganisms.

Directions for Use of Burnol Cream 20gm

Apply cold water on the affected area, apply a thin layer of Burnol cream. It is meant for external use only. Wash your hands before and after using this cream unless your hands are the area to be treated. Consult a doctor if necessary.
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Interactions of Burnol Cream 20gm

Interactions with other medicines

Since Burnol cream is to be applied to the skin, it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, it is not advisable to use any other cream or ointment at the affected site if Burnol cream is applied. You should always consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other health conditions.
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Storage and disposal of Burnol Cream 20gm

  • Store Burnol cream in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture, and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Do not use expired or damaged cream.

Dosage of Burnol Cream 20gm


Overdose is unlikely as Burnol cream is a skin application. However, upon accidental application, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have applied extra quantities of it, wipe out the cream's excess with tissue or cotton.
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Burnol cream, apply it as soon as possible. Do not overapply this cream just to compensate for the missed application.

Content Details


Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Can Burnol cream help to remove burn marks?

A: No, Burnol cream cannot be used to remove burn marks. It is used for treating burns only.

Q: Is Burnol cream antiseptic?

A: Yes, Burnol cream can be used as an antiseptic in minor cuts and injuries.

Q: Can Burnol be used to treat burn after blister pops?

A: Yes, Burnol cream can be used on burns after blister pops. Once the burn blister breaks, clean the area and apply Burnol cream over the popped blister.

Q: Is Burnol cream an antibiotic?

A: No, Burnol cream is not an antibiotic.

Q: What is Burnol used for?

A: Burnol cream is used to treat first degree burns and prevent infection. It can also be used as an antiseptic to treat minor cuts and bruises.

Q: Burnol or Silverex, which one is a better medicine?

A: Burnol Cream is a combination of two medicines - Aminacrine and Cetrimide used to treat burn injuries. In contrast, Silverex Ionic Gel contains Silver nitrate and is used in treating various burn and wound infections. Based on the severity of your condition (burn injury), your diagnosis and medical history, the doctor will prescribe a medicine that is best suited for you.

Q: What should I do if my eyes come in contact with Burnol cream?

A: If you get any cream in your eyes, rinse with water straight away. Keep your eyes open when you rinse.

Q: How to use Burnol cream?

  • Burnol cream is meant only for external use.
  • First, apply a little cold water to the affected area.
  • Then, apply a thin layer of Burnol cream.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this cream unless your hands are the area to be treated.

Quick Summary

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ContainsCetrimide(0.5 Gm),Aminacrine Hydrochloride(0.1 Gm)
UsesBurn injuries
Side effectsSkin rash, redness, irritation
Last Updated on: 05 Apr 2021 | 10:36 AM (IST)
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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