Fluticin Ointment

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Composition for Fluticin Ointment

Primarily used for

96.65
₹19.33/Ointment
5 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Fluticin Ointment

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Uses of Mupirocin Topical

Mupirocin Topical is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Mupirocin Topical

Common

Application site irritation, Burning sensation, Rash, Itching.

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How to use Mupirocin Topical

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 gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Fluticin Ointment works

Mupirocin topical stops the growth of bacteria that cause infections.

In Depth Information on Fluticin Ointment

Expert advice for Mupirocin Topical

  • Avoid direct contact of cream with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water immediately and seek immediate medical attention.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding
  • Patients allergic to mupirocin or any of its ingredients.
Warnings
Special precautions for Fluticin Ointment
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Fluticin Ointment is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Fluticin Ointment is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

It should be wiped off thoroughly prior to nursing if it is being applied to the breast or nipple area.
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Driving
SAFE
Fluticin Ointment does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Fluticin Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with k
idney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Fluticin Ointment may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fluticin Ointment

Frequently asked questions for Mupirocin Topical

Q. What is Mupirocin Topical used for?
Mupirocin Topical is indicated for the treatment of secondarily infected traumatic lesions like abrasions, sutured wounds and small lacerations with susceptible strains of Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes.
Q. Is Mupirocin Topical good for acne?
Mupirocin Topical is not indicated for the treatment of acne.
Q. Is Mupirocin Topical used for fungal (yeast) infections and viral (herpes or ringworm)?
Mupirocin Topical is used to treat bacterial skin infections and does not act against fungal (yeast) and viral (herpes or ringworm) infections.
Q. Is Mupirocin Topical used for diaper rash?
Mupirocin Topical is an antibacterial and will only help if the diaper rash is associated with bacterial infection. Please consult your doctor before using this for an infected diaper rash.
Q. Does Mupirocin Topical treat eczema?
Mupirocin Topical is not indicated for the treatment of eczema but can be used in case eczema is associated with infection. Please consult your doctor before using mupirocin in this condition, as eczema should be diagnosed by a doctor before it is being treated.
Q. Does Mupirocin Topical clog pores?
No. Mupirocin Topical does not clog pores.
Q. Is Mupirocin Topical used to stop itching?
No. Mupirocin Topical is not indicated to relieve itching. Its indicated for the treatment of infections. If there is itching because of the underlying infection, then itching may subside when the infection is treated.
Q. Is Mupirocin Topical a topical steroid?
No, Mupirocin Topical is not a topical steroid.
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Substitutes for Fluticin

No substitutes found for this medicine
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