Data from FDA - Curated by EPG Health - Last updated 31 December 2017


INDICATIONS: For cauterization of skin or mucous membrane and for removing warts and granulated tissue. DIRECTIONS: The healthcare professional moistens the applicator tip with distilled water and applies the silver nitrate to the affected area by holding, rubbing, or rotating the tip along the affected tissue. The strength of the action is controlled by the dilution with distilled water. One Grafco silver nitrate applicator is generally sufficient for each application.

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CONTRAINDICATIONS: Silver salts stain tissue black due to depositon of reduced silver. The stain gradually disappears within a period of two weeks.

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Agency product number RU45X2JN0Z
Orphan designation No
Product NDC 12165-300
Date Last Revised 22-12-2017
Storage and handling STORAGE: Store in the closed package at room temperature in a dry place protected from light. Silver nitrate will turn black upon exposure to light, however this does not affect the product's potency or utility. Store away from vaporous chemicals.
Marketing authorisation holder GF Health Products, Inc.