[A trial of silver sulfadiazine in the local treatment of venous ulcer].Phlebologie. 1989 Nov-Dec; 42(4):673-9.P
Silver sulfadiazine, in cream form, has been mostly used in the treatment of burns. Its trial in the treatment of leg ulcers has been satisfactory. This preparation is well tolerated, and effective on wound cleansing and granulation tissue formation. It is particularly indicated in cases of superinfected ulcers, effective on most Gram + and Gram - bacteria.