Fusigen 20mg Ointment

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Geno Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Fusigen 20mg Ointment

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Primarily used for

Bacterial infections, Serious bacterial infections
75.5
₹7.55/Ointment
10 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Fusigen Ointment

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Uses of Fusigen Ointment

Fusigen 20mg Ointment is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and serious bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Fusigen Ointment

Common

Rash, Application site irritation, Blisters on skin, Conjunctival inflammation, Dry skin, Itching, Skin swelling.

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How to use Fusigen Ointment

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 Fusigen Ointment works

Sodium fusidate is a steroid antibiotic which works primarily by interfering with bacterial protein synthesis..

In Depth Information on Fusigen Ointment

Expert advice for Fusigen Ointment

  • 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Fusigen 20mg Ointment
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Fusigen 20mg 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
Fusigen 20mg Ointment is safe to use during lactation. Huma
n 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.
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Driving
It is not known whether Fusigen 20mg Ointment alters the abi
lity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
SAFE
Fusigen 20mg Ointment is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Fusigen 20mg Ointment is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fusigen 20mg Ointment

Frequently asked questions for Sodium Fusidate

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.
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Substitutes for Fusigen

No substitutes found for this medicine
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