Manuka Honey

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A medicinal grade honey applied topically to treat decubitus ulcers or prepare wound beds for skin grafts
Application When compared to standard hydrogel therapy, venous leg ulcers dressed with manuka honey have less slough, better healing and a lower incidence of infection
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These Danish honeys were comparable and even superior to commercial medical grade honey. The antibacterial effect was probably due to the activity of [H.sub.2][O.sub.2], though no direct measurements of the concentration of this substance was performed.
[31], medical grade honey enriched with antimicrobial peptides such as synthetic Bactericidal Peptide 2 (BP2) has rapid bactericidal activity against Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Enterococcus faecium, Burkholderia cepacia, and methicillin-resistant S.
Medical grade honey proofs to speed up the recovery.
As part of a year-long study, patients undergoing surgery at Fazakerley hospital for head and neck cancer had medical grade honey applied to their wounds in addition to regular dressings.