Antiseptic Brilliant Green 10ml
In Eastern Europe and Russia the dilute alcoholic solution of Brilliant Green is sold as a topical antiseptic, also known under a Latin name Viridis nitentis spirituosa and a Russian name zelyonka.
Brilliant Green is effective against gram-positive bacteria.
The main advantage of Brilliant Green over the more common antiseptics such as iodine is that it does not irritate mucous membranes. Therefore it is often used to treat infections of the eye, tongue sores and sinus infections,fresh post-operative and post-traumatic scars, meybomit (barley), blepharitis (used on eyelids), pyoderma, bruises, cuts, breakage of skin, erysipelas, folliculitis, chicken pox....