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Ionsil Cream 15gm

By VIRCHOW BIOTECH PRIVATE LIMITED
15g Gel in Tube
46.33*
MRP 54.50
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Silver Nitrate(0.2 %)
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Therapeutic classification
Antiseptic

Medical Description

Ionsil Gel is a topical antimicrobial and antiseptic agent. It is used for wound care. It contains silver ions as the active ingredient. It helps prevent the spread of infection on wound, cuts, burns
and minor skin injuries, reduces local irritation, swelling, and pain. It also helps to retain moisture within the skin and can promote quick healing. Excessive use of this product should be avoided as it may result in the accumulation of silver in different parts of the body. In case you experience any of the side effects or you feel any discomfort after using the product, discontinue the use and inform the doctor. It is not recommended for children, pregnant and lactating mothers as there is limited safety information.
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Uses of Ionsil Cream 15gm

The antimicrobial and antiseptic agent used for wound care typically used for cuts, burns, wound, and minor skin injuries.

Contraindications of Ionsil Cream 15gm

  • If you are allergic to silver or other ingredients of the product.
  • The product should not be applied to bleeding wounds.

Side effects of Ionsil Cream 15gm

  • Rashes
  • Irritation
  • Skin damage
  • Burning sensation

Precautions and Warnings of Ionsil Cream 15gm

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Ionsil Gel during pregnancy?
A:
There is no safety information available on the use of the product during pregnancy. Do not use unless advised by a doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Ionsil Gel while breastfeeding?
A:
The product should not be used by a lactating mother due to a lack of safety information on the use of the product in lactating women. It should not be applied to the breast or areas near the breast of a breastfeeding mother as there can be chances of ingestion by a breastfed infant.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Ionsil Gel?
A:
Ionsil Gel is used externally on the skin and is less likely to influence the driving ability of an individual.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while using Ionsil Gel?
A:
There is no known interaction between the product and alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience allergy or sensitivity after the application of the product.
  • It should not be used in children and infants without consulting a doctor.
  • Don't use the medicine for a prolonged duration and internal wounds.
  • You should clean the wound completely before going for any procedure where the presence of metal can cause a problem such as hyperbaric oxygenation (a surgical procedure to speed up healing).

Mode of Action of Ionsil Cream 15gm

How Does It Work?

Silver ions present in the product is an anti-microbial agent. It kills the microorganisms by destroying the cell wall. It has anti-inflammatory action due to which reduces swelling and pain. It helps
to promote healing by retaining moisture on the skin.
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Directions for Use of Ionsil Cream 15gm

  • The product should be used as directed by the doctor.
  • You must clean the wound/injury before application.
  • Apply a thin layer of the product and cover it with a dressing.
  • Avoid frequent application of the product and change the dressing before each application.

Interactions of Ionsil Cream 15gm

Interactions with other medicines

Ionsil Gel is meant for external application and thus less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. However, it can interact with other topically applied medicine, avoid simultaneous appl
ication of other medicines at the site of application of the product.
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Storage and disposal of Ionsil Cream 15gm

  • Store in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Ionsil Cream 15gm

Overdose

Overdose is unlikely as Ionsil Gel is meant for application of skin externally. However, excessive use of the product can lead to the accumulation of silver in various parts and can cause undesirable
effects.
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Missed a Dose

Missing an application of Ionsil Gel may reduce the effectiveness of the treatment. If you have missed applying the product, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over apply the medicine to compensate
for the missed application.
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the product used for?

A: The product is used for wound care to prevent the spread and growth of microbes and to improve healing. It also reduces swelling and pain at the site of injury.

Q: Can I apply Ionsil Gel on open wound?

A: Yes, the product can be applied to open wounds to prevent infection and for quick healing. However, it is best to consult the doctor before using any product or cream on open wounds.

Quick Summary

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ContainsSilver Nitrate(0.2 %)
UsesAntiseptic for wound care
Side effectsRashes, burning, itching
Last Updated on: 24 Jun 2021 | 11:22 AM (IST)
Disclaimer
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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