Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®
Becaplermin is used with other ulcer care practices (eg, proper wound care) to treat deep skin ulcers (sores), usually in the lower leg, in patients with diabetes mellitus and who have good blood supply to the legs. Becaplermin works by stimulating the wound to heal. It is very important to use other methods for good wound care when using becaplermin.
This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.
This product is available in the following dosage forms:
Portions of this document last updated: Feb. 01, 2023