food interaction for FOURDERM

alcohol interaction for FOURDERM

pregnancy interaction for FOURDERM

lactation interaction for FOURDERM

medicine interaction for FOURDERM

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alcohol
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No interaction found
No interaction found
Fourderm 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR FOURDERM

Chlorhexidine Gluconate(0.20% w/w)

Uses

Chlorhexidine Gluconate is used in the treatment of inflammation of gums and bad odor from mouth.

How it works

Chlorhexidine gluconate kills the harmful bacteria and fungi by attacking their outer covering.

Common side effects

Altered taste, Application site irritation, Teeth discolouration.
Clobetasol Topical(0.05% w/w)

Uses

Clobetasol Topical is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.

How it works

Clobetasol topical belongs to the class of drugs known as corticosteroids. It acts by stopping the release of certain natural substances in body that are responsible for pain and swelling.

Common side effects

Skin thinning, Contact dermatitis.
Miconazole Topical(2% w/w)

Uses

Miconazole Topical is used in the treatment of fungal infections.

How it works

Miconazole topical stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

Common side effects

Neomycin Topical(0.5% w/w)

Uses

Neomycin Topical is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

How it works

Neomycin topical is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

Common side effects

Allergic reaction, Itching, Skin redness, Eye infection, Skin rash, Fever.

COMMON DOSAGE FOR FOURDERM CREAM

Patients taking FOURDERM CREAM

  • 67%
    Once A Day
  • 33%
    Twice A Day

SUBSTITUTES FOR FOURDERM

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2 Substitutes
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    Rs. 8.60/GM of cream
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    Rs. 43
    pay 24% more per GM of cream

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Expert advice FOR FOURDERM

  • Use Chlorhexidine Gluconate after meals, it may affect the taste of foods and beverages. 
  • For maximum effectiveness avoid rinsing mouth (with water or any other mouthwash), brushing teeth, eating or drinking for 30 minutes after using the Chlorhexidine Gluconate.
  • Chlorhexidine Gluconate may cause permanent discolouration of some tooth fillings. To minimize discolouration, brush and floss daily, focussing on the areas which begin to discolour.
  • Do not mix/dilute Chlorhexidine Gluconate with any other product.
  • Avoid contact with eyes and ears. If the solution comes in contact with your eyes, rinse well with water.
  • Notify your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Frequently asked questions FOR FOURDERM

Chlorhexidine Gluconate

Q. How does chlorhexidine gluconate work?
Chlorhexidine gluconate belongs to a class of medication call antiseptic. It acts by killing as well as preventing bacterial growth. It kills bacteria by interacting with its cell surface
Q. Does it burn?
It is not generally known to burn. Please inform the doctor in case of any side effects
Q. Is chlorhexidine gluconate an antibiotic/antifungal/cure acne/cause cancer/good for canker sores?
Chlorhexidine gluconate is not antibiotic/antifungal. It is not used for curing acne and it does not cause cancer. Canker sores (small and shallow ulcers of the mouth) if mild to moderate then can be controlled by using chlorhexidine gluconate mouthwash
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Q. Is chlorhexidine gluconate safe?
Chlorhexidine gluconate is safe when taken for an indication and at a dose strictly instructed by your doctor
Q. Is chlorhexidine gluconate an over the counter or prescription only drug?
Chlorhexidine gluconate is an over the counter drug and not a prescription drug
Q. Is chlorhexidine gluconate whiten teeth/contain iodine/stain teeth?
Chlorhexidine gluconate is not used to whiten teeth. It does not contain iodine. It may stain the teeth slightly but this may be removed by brushing with a normal toothpaste
Q. Does chlorhexidine gluconate mouthwash expire?
Chlorhexidine gluconate mouthwash has an expiry date. It should not be used beyond that date.

Clobetasol Topical

Q. Is clobetasol propionate a steroid?
Clobetasol propionate is a potent topical corticosteroid used for the treatment of itching, redness, dryness, inflammation, and discomfort of various scalp and skin conditions.
Q. Is clobetasol propionate topical used for treating hair loss?
Clobetasol topical is used for the treatment of various scalp and skin conditions; however, it is not used for the treatment of hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you need treatment for hair loss.
Q. Does clobetasol propionate topical cause hair loss?
Long-term use of steroids may damage your hair, causing hair loss especially when you use an airtight dressing. Always follow the advice of your doctor regarding its use and talk to your doctor in case you have hair loss while using clobetasol.
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Q. Is clobetasol propionate topical good for acne?
Clobetasol topical is not be used for the treatment of acne. Talk to your doctor if you need any treatment for acne.
Q. What is clobetasol propionate topical solution?
Clobetasol propionate topical solution belongs to a group of medicines called topical corticosteroids. It helps to reduce the redness and itchiness of certain skin problems.
Q. What is clobetasol propionate topical solution used for?
Clobetasol propionate topical solution is used to help reduce the redness and itchiness in certain skin problems like relapsing eczema, psoriasis, lichen planus, dermatitis and other skin conditions that have not responded to milder steroid creams or ointments.
Q. Is clobetasol propionate topical good for athlete's foot/ ringworm?
Clobetasol topical is not be used for conditions like athlete's foot or ringworm. Please talk to your doctor for the treatment of your condition.
Q. Is clobetasol propionate an antifungal drug?
Clobetasol propionate is not an antifungal drug. It is a topical corticosteroid.
Q. Does clobetasol propionate cause thinning of skin?
Thinning of skin is an uncommon side effect of clobetasol propionate. It may also cause stretch marks. Talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects while using clobetasol.

Miconazole Topical

Q. Can miconazole/ Monistat be used for conditions for BV (bacterial vaginosis), ring worms, and urinary tract infections?
Yes, miconazole can be used for BV (bacterial vaginosis). It is used for treatment and prevention of fungal infections of the oral cavity, ring worms and superinfections due to gram-positive bacteria. Miconazole can be taken in rare fungal infections of the urinary tract
Q. Does miconazole cause burning sensation?
Yes, burning sensation on the skin and vaginal burning can be seen with use of miconazole
Q. Does miconazole cause dry skin?
No, miconazole is not known to cause drying of skin
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Q. Is miconazole safe for babies?
Yes, miconazole topical is safe for babies. It may be used in nappy rashes and oral fungal infections, as advised by the doctor. However, oral gel should not be used in infants < 4 months of age
Q. Is miconazole a steroid?
No, miconazole is not a steroid. It is an imidazole (organic compound) and belongs to the class of antifungal agents
Q. Is miconazole same as ketoconazole?
Both miconazole and ketoconazole are antifungal medicines. However, they are prescribed for different type of fungal infections
Q. Does miconazole work for yeast infections?
Yes, miconazole works for oral and vaginal yeast infections.

Neomycin Topical

Q. Does neomycin expire?
Yes. The expiry date is provided on the ointment tube
Q. Does neomycin topical cover pseudomonas?
No, neomycin topical is not effective against pseudomonas
Q. Does neomycin contain penicillin?
No, neomycin does not contain penicillin. It belongs to a group of drugs called aminoglycosides
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Q. Does neomycin cause tinnitus?
Neomycin is known to cause damage to the ear. One of the symptoms of damage to ear is tinnitus.

WHAT OUR USERS ARE SAYING ABOUT FOURDERM CREAM

How effective is this medicine?

Effective
63%
Not effective
13%
Can't say
13%
Moderately effective
13%

Do you find this medicine expensive?

Yes
100%

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Content on this page was last updated on 04 May, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)