sodium tetradecyl sulphate

sodium tetradecyl sulphate

A sclerosing substance that can be injected into segments of emptied varicose veins so as to close them off and relieve symptoms. A brand name is Fibro-vein.
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Contract awarded for Call for quotations for the supply of sodium tetradecyl sulphate 3 percent injections
This study was undertaken to assess the efficacy of sclerotherapy with 3% sodium tetradecyl sulphate.
Table 1 Results of sclerotherapy with sodium tetradecyl sulphate in pyogenic granuloma (n=35).
1 ml of sodium tetradecyl sulphate injection (3%) was given intralesionally with tuberculin syringe, directly into skin/mucosa, at multiple sites and contained within the lesion using manual compression for 15 minutes.
Percutaneous sclerotherapy of venous malformations of the head and neck using sodium tetradecyl sulphate (sotradecol).
However, various sclerosing agents like ethanol, boiling contrast media, sodium morrhuate, sodium tetradecyl sulphate and bleomycin have been used successfully in management of these lesions.
3% sodium tetradecyl sulphate was given as intralesional injection at multiple sites, first at the periphery and then into the centre of the lesion with insulin syringe.
Sclerotherapy with sodium tetradecyl sulphate was performed on 113 RLS patients.