Lotion

Thing is one of the types of external treatment of dermatoses. Lotions used in acute inflammatory diseases of the skin, accompanied by swelling, weeping, education erosive surfaces. Such diseases include various types of eczema in the acute stage, toksidermii, dermatitis and other skin diseases, accompanied by the above phenomena.
For lotions can be used: 1) 2-3% solution of boric acid; 2) lead the water (2% solution acetate lead), prepared ex tempore; 3) liquid Burova (8% solution of aluminum acetate) -1-2 table, L. a glass of water; 4) fluid Goulard (boric acid 3.0 g; lead water 100.0 g; pure alcohol 2 g); 5) in cases of persistent weeping processes for the binding effect using 0.25% solution of silver nitrate (nitrate of silver), 2-3% a solution of tannin; 6) in acute inflammatory diseases of the skin, accompanied by impetiginosa, shows the use 1-2% solution of resorcinol, 0.1% solution of etakrydina (of rivanol), which have a strong disinfectant action.
The solutions used for lotions, should be kept in the refrigerator and poured in special trays immediately before the procedure.
Lotions are as follows. Gauze put in 5-6 layers, moisten the relevant cold solution, wring out and put on the affected skin area for 5-10 minutes, then the gauze again moistened with water and re-imposed on the lesion; the procedure continued for 1-1,5 hours and repeat 4-6 times a day. Lotions have a vasoconstrictor, anti-inflammatory, astringent and disinfecting action, contribute to the elimination of subjective sensations of heat, pressure, itching.
In addition to clinical indications for choosing a solution for lotions, you must consider the individual tolerability of drugs included in applied solutions.