Medicine Overview of Fusigen Ointment
Uses of Fusigen Ointment
Fusigen 20mg Ointment is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and serious bacterial infections.
Side effects of Fusigen Ointment
Rash, Application site irritation, Blisters on skin, Conjunctival inflammation, Dry skin, Itching, Skin swelling.
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.
Special precautions for Fusigen 20mg Ointment
No interaction found
Fusigen 20mg Ointment is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Fusigen 20mg Ointment is safe to use during lactation. Huma+more
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....
It is not known whether Fusigen 20mg Ointment alters the abi+more
lity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Fusigen 20mg Ointment is safe to use in patients with kidney+more
disease. No dose adjustment of Fusigen 20mg Ointment is recommended....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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.
User Submitted Feedback For Fusigen 20mg Ointment
Patients taking Fusigen 20mg Ointment
Once A Day
Thrice A Day
What were the side-effects while using this medicine?
No Side Effect
How do you take this medicine?
With or without food
How much was the improvement?
What are you using this medicine for?
Serious bacterial infections
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Substitutes for Fusigen
No substitutes found for this medicine