Collodions are liquid preparations, usually containing pyroxylin in a mixture of ether and ethanol, that are intended for application to the skin. When they are allowed to dry, a flexible film is formed at the site of application.

Storage collections should be kept in well-closed containers and temperatures not exceed 25ºc.


Flexible Collodion:

 Flexible collodion may be prepared in the following manner:

Colophony 25 gm 

 Caster Oil 25 gm

Collodion sufficient to produce 1000 ml.



It is used in preparation for Collomack to be used as protective to small wounds and for removal of skin warts or corns.



Bottles containing 200 ml.




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