IMPORTANT NOTE: The following information is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that use of the drug is safe, appropriate, or effective for you. Consult your healthcare professional before using this drug.

PAPAIN/UREA OINTMENT - TOPICAL

(pap-AYE-in/you-REE-uh)

COMMON BRAND NAME(S): Accuzyme, Panafil

USES: This medication is used to treat skin wounds.

HOW TO USE: Apply directly to wound after dressing changes, as directed. This product is for skin use only. Do not allow the product to contact your eyes. Follow all instructions for proper wound care and use of this product. Consult your doctor or pharmacist.

SIDE EFFECTS: A burning sensation or irritation of the skin may occur. If these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

PRECAUTIONS: Tell your doctor your medical history, including: any allergies.

DRUG INTERACTIONS: Tell your doctor of all nonprescription and prescription medication you may use, especially of: skin products that contain metals (e.g., silver nitrate, silver sulfadiazine, hydrogen peroxide). Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

OVERDOSE: If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. This medicine may be harmful if swallowed.

NOTES: Do not share this medication with others.

MISSED DOSE: If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not "double-up" the dose to catch up.

STORAGE: Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 - 30 degrees C) away from light and moisture.

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