Potassium Permanganate is a Medicine belongs to Disinfectant group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 1803   Edition : 37,

  ►   Brandname : Permitabs,Permasol

  ►  Strength : Powder with nf  ,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book :    Page :    Edition : ,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Topical,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1766   Edition : 38,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Cleansing applications to wounds Topical 0.01 % Solution
2 Cleansing applications to abscesses Topical 0.01 % Solution
3 Cleansing applications to ulcers Topical 0.01 % Solution
4 Wet dressings Topical 0.01 % Solution
5 Eczematous conditions Topical 0.01 % Solution Used in baths.
6 Acute dermatoses Topical 0.01 % Solution In baths in acute dermatoses especially where there is secondary infection.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 1803   Edition : 37,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  

Ref :- Book :
►  Side Effect : Hardening of the outer layer of the skin, brown staining of the conjunctiva, corneal and conjunctival burns, Irritation, pain and burns, redness, swelling of the eyelids,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1803   Edition : 37,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Potassium Permanganate is with NA

  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  nf,
Ref :-   Book :    Page :    Edition : ,


►  Contraindication : NA
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   Potassium permanganate possesses oxidising properties which in turn confer disinfectant and deodorising properties. It is also astringent. Though bactericidal in vitro its clinical value as a bactericide is minimised by its rapid reduction in the presence of body fluids.,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1766   Edition : 38,

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- NA


Dietry Substance Interactions


​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



ContraIndication Dietry Substance


​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

►   Route of Elimination :   NA


►    Plasma Half-life :
  Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA


►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA