How to use Collagenase SANTYL Ointment


Rinse your wound with normal saline solution available at your pharmacy and pat dry with gauze

CLEANSE

Gently cleanse the wound with sterile saline

Apply the correct amount of Collagenase SANTYL® Ointment as directed by your healthcare professional, using an applicator

APPLY

Apply the correct amount of
SANTYL Ointment as instructed
by your healthcare professional,
usually at the thickness of a nickel

Dress your wound with a fresh bandage or gauze as instructed by your healthcare professional

COVER

Cover the wound with a clean
bandage or gauze as instructed
by your healthcare professional


Do not use dressings that contain silver or iodine with SANTYL Ointment, as they may stop SANTYL Ointment from working properly.

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We have answers to commonly asked questions about using SANTYL Ointment that can help you manage your treatment.


Occasional slight temporary redness has been noted in surrounding tissue when applied outside the wound. One case of an allergic reaction has been reported after 1 year of treatment with collagenase and a steroid cream. Use of Collagenase SANTYL Ointment should be stopped when debridement is complete and granulation tissue is well established.

For more details, please see complete prescribing information.

You should report side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Call 1-800-FDA-1088 or visit www.fda.gov/medwatch.