Chloramphenicol (Chlorsig)

Last updated 10/05/18

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References


  1. MIMS Online: Chlorsig. 01/01/2012
  2. MIMS Online: Chloramphenicol 0.5% Eye Drops. 01/12/2019
  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. - accessed online 10/05/2018
  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.