Commonly Requested Wound Care Compounding Ideas

Polyox Bandage

Ask the pharmacist about the unique features of the Polyox Bandage

Treatment of Wounds Without Infection
  • Phenytoin 5%/Misoprostol 0.0024% Topical Gel
  • Phenytoin 2%/Misoprostol 0.0024%/Lidocaine 2%/Bupivacaine HCI 0.2%/Diphenhydramine HCI 1%/Aloe Vera 0.2% Polyox Bandage
    Polyox Bandage is a good base for oozing wounds.
  • Ketoprofen 2%/Lidocaine 2%/Misoprostol 0.0024%/Phenytoin 2%/Aloe Vera 0.2% Topical CreamAsk the pharmacist about the healing properties of phenytoin.
Treatment of Infected Wounds
  • Misoprostol 0.0024%/Phenytoin 5%/Metronidazole 2% Topical Gel
  • Misoprostol 0.0024%/Phenytoin 5%/Gentamicin 0.2% Topical Gel
Treatment of Wounds with Pain
  • Morphine Sulfate 1 mg/mL Topical GelTopical morphine is an option for wound pain and is usually requested after someone has had minimal success with lidocaine.
Wound Care

Ask the pharmacist about the PCCA VersaBase® Cream/Gel – hypoallergenic and non-irritating

Additional Information to Consider
  • To help increase blood flow, consider nifedipine or pentoxifylline in or around the wound.
    • Phenytoin 5%/Misoprostol 0.0024%/Nifedipine 2% Topical Gel (VersaBase®) Ask the pharmacist for additional formulations.
  • Consider using PCCA VersaBase® Gel or VersaBase® Cream as a hypoallergenic base for wound care.