What is/are Becaplermin?
Becaplermin (brand name Regranex) is a cicatrizant, available as a topical gel.
Use for diabetic foot ulcers has been described.
It is also known as "platelet-derived growth factor BB".
Black box warning has been added to the safety label to describe fivefold increase in death from cancer when three or more tubes are used.
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