Manganese baths are most often used in children's practice for diathesis, neurodermatitis and other skin diseases associated with pustular eruptions and accompanied by itching. However, antiseptic action manganese It is also used in adults for general and local baths, lotions and washes, as well as for first aid.
Before taking a bath with potassium permanganate, prepare its solution in advance, since contact with undissolved manganese crystals can cause skin burn. Depending on the purpose, make the necessary concentration solution
Для приготовления марганцевого раствора for Bath
add a few grains of the preparation to warm water and mix thoroughly. Bring it to a saturated color – the color of red wine. Wait until the manganese is completely dissolved or in the form of undissolved particles settle on the bottom. And only after that slowly add it to the bath so that the water gets a uniform light pink color.
A bath with such a concentration of potassium permanganate has an astringent, drying and disinfecting action. And it is used to treat skin diseases accompanied by purulent eruptions and in the treatment of burns. It suppresses the multiplication of pathogenic bacteria and forms a protective film on the skin.
Принимайте ванну с марганцовкой через день не более 15 минут (children
5-8 минут). Курс лечения марганцовой ванной составляет до 10 раз. После ванны примите душ (если ванна проводится to kid, rinse it with 2-3 liters of water).
When biting tarantulas, karakurt and other poisonous insects, make a lotion or a local bath with a more concentrated solution of potassium permanganate. Dilute it in the same sequence as above, but add more solution to the bath to get a more saturated color of water. Also, be careful not to damage the skin with undissolved crystals.
To wash the stomach with poisoning, for syringing with urological problems and with hemorrhoids, use a light pink solution of potassium permanganate, also diluted in advance and only then added to the water for rinsing. For lotions with ulcers and burns, use a saturated solution of potassium permanganate, and for burning the wound – concentrated.