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Articles by Jeffrey M. Levine, MD, AGSF, CWSP

How oral medications affect wound healing

Levine, Jeffrey M.

Nursing2019. 48(3):34-40, March 2018.

Although surprisingly few oral medications have been shown to directly aid healing, some have potential benefits that are under investigation. This article describes oral drugs that may help build new tissue and speed wound healing as well as medications that can impair healing.