Limogel® is a preparation of Lysine hydrochloride. It is an essential amino acid & soluble in water. It promotes healing of wounds by active and controlled regeneration of cells. It also protects the wounds against common organisms. It plays an important role in the formation of collagen, a substance important for bones and connective tissues including skin, tendon, and cartilage. Lysine is important for proper growth, and it plays an essential role in the production of carnitine, a nutrient responsible for converting fatty acids into energy and helping to lower cholesterol. It is indicated in the prevention of infection in cuts, wounds abrasions, surgical incisions, burns, advance chronic wounds and infected traumatic lesions.
Limogel Ointment 25 g
Gel or Ointment may be used as often as required, preferably at an interval of 24, 48, 72 hrs. The affected areas should be cleaned with normal saline and/or surgically if necessary till the wound bed looks red/few bleeding points appear in the cleaned wound bed. Then gel should be applied liberally. The areas may be covered with a moist dressing and/or a bandage.