Whole leaf Aloe vera gel and Tea tree oil are put into solution with a benign surfactant.
Tea tree oil is antimicrobial and acts as a preservative for the Aloe vera gel. Shelf life of the wound management wash is unknown, but is substantial. Refrigeration is recommended.
This product is to be applied liberally as a wash and disinfectant for wounds and can be left on the wound to accelerate healing.
Aloe vera gel (whole leaf) and Tea tree oil are the active ingredients in this wash, neither are to be ingested. Both are associated with contact eczema and dermatitis and the use of this product should be discontinued if skin irritation develops.
This product is to be used sparingly on cats and other small creatures.
We did not invent botanical medicines and we do not recommend that the use of botanical medicines should be undertaken on the strength of our restatement of historical usage and documented research.
We do restate well documented traditional efficacy and the results of ongoing research. Personal experience is included where deemed appropriate.
Regardless of the merits of any plant medicine, side effects do sometimes occur. These may be real or imagined. Always seek the counsel and advice of qualified medical professionals and use caution with any medication, plant derived or otherwise. We do not accept responsibility for the use or misuse of any product put forth or any information provided.
This research is being conducted by the Veterinary Research Council, Inc., of which, Dr. Fox is Treasurer.