Burow's solution (5% aluminum subacetate) is a liquid made with
water and aluminum acetate. This solution relieves the itching and stinging of
irritated, inflamed skin and helps stop the growth of bacteria and
Burow's solution is available without a prescription in many
drugstores and supermarkets.
Patrice Burgess, MD - Family Medicine & E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
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