Santyl Ointment is a prescription medication that is used to help the healing of severe burns, skin ulcers, and dead skin tissue. Santyl Ointment contains collagenase which helps to break down the natural protein collagen in damaged skin tissue and create new, healthy tissue.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
Common side effects of Santyl Ointment include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of collagenase:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Santyl Ointment?
If you miss a dose of Santyl Ointment, you should use it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Santyl Ointment?
Santyl Ointment is available in a strength of 250iu/g.