Ichthammol ointment is also known as black drawing salve. It is made of sulfur-rich shale and mixed with either a beeswax or paraffin base so it can be used to treat skin aliments. It is known for its anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and anti-fungal properties. It helps treat and clear up many minor wounds on animals.
|Ichthammol ointment 10%||Ichthammol ointment 20%|
|1||Colour||Dark-brown color||Dark-brown color|
|2||Odor||Specific odor of ichthammol||Specific odor of ichthammol|
|4||Sulfur content, % min||0.6||1.15|
|5||Ichthammol content, %||9.5 – 10.5||19.0 – 21.0|