Chloramphenicol (Chlorsig)

Last updated 10/05/18

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References


  1. MIMS Online: Chlorsig Ointment
  2. MIMS Online: Chloramphenicol 0.5% Eye Drops
  3. AMH: Chloramphenicol (eye). January 2018.
  4. Burns (15 years and above only). Queensland Department of Health: Emergency Department fact sheet. RWBH Adult Burns Unit.
  5. Heal C. et al. Does single application of topical chloramphenicol to high risk sutured wounds reduce incidence of wound infection after minor surgery? BMJ 2009;338:a2812.