Dakin's solution

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Dakin's solution

 [da´kinz]
an aqueous solution containing sodium hypochlorite and sodium bicarbonate; used as a local antibacterial and formerly to irrigate wounds.

Dakin's solution

(dā′kĭnz)
n.
A dilute aqueous solution of sodium hypochlorite used in cleansing wounds.
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Speaking about podiatry, he suggested debride to bleed, use normal saline, Pyodine or eusol, do not use topical antibiotics.
In such instances some sutures were removed to allow free egress of the purulent discharge, followed by daily wound dressing with EUSOL (Edinburgh University solution of lime).
Treatment of ulcer is antibiotics after obtaining culture and sensitivity, dressing by betadine, hydrogen peroxide and eusol. Granulation tissue should be excised.
* Simple and cost effective dressings with normal saline, Pyodine and Eusol No specialized dressings