Gentian Violet [1% w/v ]
- An anti-infective for local treatment of abrasions, minor cuts, surface injuries and superficial fungus infections of the skin.
- An excellent application for candida albicans. Candida albicans is a fungus that may cause infection of the skin and/or mucus membrane in both children and adults. In children this yeast causes white patches in the mouth (thrush) or diaper rush.
- Clean the skin and apply directly to the wound or use cotton tipped applicator once or twice daily. Do not bandage.
- Medication will stain skin and clothing. For external use only.