ApplicationNo. 05/495705 filed on 08/08/1974
US Classes:424/400, PREPARATIONS CHARACTERIZED BY SPECIAL PHYSICAL FORM424/45, Organic pressurized fluid424/78.06Skin burn or open wound treatment
ExaminersPrimary: Waddell, Frederick E.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesA61K 31/765 (20060101)
A61K 31/74 (20060101)
A61L 26/00 (20060101)
AbstractA preparation and a method are described for emergency, interim treatment extensive burn injuries, e.g., flash burns, to external portions of a person. A solution of the polymer poly-&3xb5;-caprolactone is a volatile solvent, such as acetone or tetrahydrofuran, is applied to the burn area by spraying or swabbing, so that upon evaporation of the solvent a film of the polymer is left to serve as a barrier to insensible water loss.
Field of SearchOrganic pressurized fluid