food interaction for FUSIGEN
alcohol interaction for FUSIGEN
pregnancy interaction for FUSIGEN
lactation interaction for FUSIGEN
medicine interaction for FUSIGEN
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION FOR FUSIGEN
How it works
Common side effects
COMMON DOSAGE FOR FUSIGEN 2% W/W OINTMENT
Patients taking FUSIGEN 2% W/W OINTMENT
- 100%Once A Day
SUBSTITUTES FOR FUSIGENNo substitutes found
Expert advice FOR FUSIGEN
- Do not use sodium fusidate and consult your doctor if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to fusidic acid, sodium fusidate or any other ingredient in the medicine.
- Avoid using sodium fusidate if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding.
- Take special precaution if you are going to apply this medicine near your eyes or the eyes of a child.
Frequently asked questions FOR FUSIGEN
Q. Is fusidic acid and sodium fusidate same?
Sodium fusidate is salt of fusidic acid used topically to treat skin infections
Q. Is sodium fusidate a penicillin/antibiotic/steroid?
Sodium fusidate is a steroid antibiotic
Q. Is fusidic acid good for acne/ spots/ cold sores/ thrush/ boils/ impetigo/ ringworm infections/ athlete's foot/ redness/ herpes infection?
Sodium fusidate is used to treat skin infections like impetigo, infected dermatitis and infected cuts and grazes. It can also be used as an adjuvant therapy in acne
Q. Is fusidic acid available over the counter?
No fusidic acid is not available as over the counter medication
Q. Is fusidic acid safe for babies?
Fusidic is not safe for babies. Always consult your doctor regarding its use.