Silvadene is an antimicrobial agent belonging to a class of drugs known as sulfa antibiotics. SilvadeneSilvadene is an antimicrobial agent belonging to a class of drugs known as sulfa antibiotics. Silvadene is used in treating people with serious burns to prevent bacterial infection. Silvadene works by stopping the growth of bacteria, which could infect an open wound. It has activity against a wide range of bacteria and yeast and is applied on the affected part of the skin topically.
Drug Name: Silvadene
Generic name: Silver sulfadiazine