Silver sulfadiazine is an antibiotic. It fights bacteria and fungus on the skin. Silver sulfadiazine topical (for the skin) is used to treat or prevent infections on areas of burned skin. Silver sulfadiazine topical may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.
Thermazene belongs to the antibiotic class of drugs and is used together with other medications to prevent and treat wound infections in people with serious burns. Thermazene helps in fighting fungus and bacteria on the skin by stopping the growth of bacteria that can cause an infection in an open wound. This reduces the risk of the bacteria spreading.