Caustic Powder

caustic powder

The best way to apply this product is by sprinkling a generous amount on gauze and then pressing it against the wound, and then bandaging the leg up. It will not work without bandaging the leg.
The caustic wound powder is one of the most potent products for the treatment of proud flesh in horses, mainly used by the professional horsemen. Since one has to know what he is doing, when using this product with the alternative use of Furazone, it is hard to find, as most tack shops or online stores do not carry this product. Consider yourself fortunate when looking for this caustic powder and looking to purchase this product. You can find it here:
http://www.su-perstore.com/17m7/su-per-equine-products/skin-wound-care.html
 

It is recommended that you read my article on the treatment of proud flesh using this product. One simply cannot put this powder on the wound everyday and expect positive results, as a matter of fact if improperly used one can cause serious complication when attending to the wound.

Indications:
Use as a topical caustic wound powder where exuberant granulation tissue, proud flesh, is interfering with normal healing process.

Ingredients:
Copper Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Boric Acid, and Chloroxylenol in a powder base.