Flunol Cream

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Flunol Cream

Flunol Cream is used in the treatment of skin conditions with inflammation & itching.

Flunol Cream side effects

Common
  • Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)

How to use Flunol Cream

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Flunol Cream works

Flunol Cream is a steroid. It works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen and itchy.

Flunol Cream related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Flunol Cream may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Flunol Cream is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Flunol Cream is used to treat the redness, swelling, itching, and discomfort of various skin conditions.
  • It should be applied to the affected areas as a thin film two or three times daily, or as advised by your doctor.
  • Don't use it more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.
  • Don't cover the area being treated with airtight dressings such as bandages unless directed by a doctor, as this may increase the risk of side effects.
  • If you think the area of skin you are treating has become infected you should stop using Flunol Cream and consult your doctor.
  • Consult your doctor if your skin condition has not improved after four weeks of treatment. Do not use it for more than 4 consecutive weeks at a time.
  • Side effects such as mood changes or stomach problems can happen when you start taking Flunol Cream. Inform your doctor if this bothers you.
  • Do not stop taking Flunol Cream suddenly without talking to your doctor first as it may cause worsening of symptoms.

FAQs

Q. Is Flunol a steroid?
Yes, Flunol is a steroid drug
Q. Is available or sold over the counter?
No, fluocinolone is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Q. Is used for acne or psoriasis?
Fluocinolone is used for skin infections, acne, psoriasis or eye infections
Q. Is Flunol safe for infants?
No, Flunol is not safe to be used in children less than 18 years of age
Q. Is Flunol the same as fluocinonide?
Flunol and fluocinonide are two different drugs belonging to the same class. They are used for the same indications
Q. Can Flunol cause hair growth?
Flunol may cause hair growth at the site of application. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 9th Aug 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Lattondana, Ludhiana -Chandigarh Highway,-141 113, Punjab
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