Medications That Inhibit Wound Healing

Common medications that impair wound healing include and not limited to:   Prednisone, Furosemide, Spironolactone, Captopril, Levodopa-carpodopa, Metformin, Tamoxifen, Methotrexate, NSAIDS, and Testosterone.    People taking medications that may impair wound healing need to be extra careful to protect the skin.