Ledercort N Ointment

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₹1.94/Ointment
15 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Ledercort N Ointment

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Uses of Neomycin Topical

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

Common

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

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How to use Neomycin 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 Ledercort N Ointment works

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

Triamcinolone Topical is used in the treatment of Allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Triamcinolone Topical

Common

Skin thinning, Contact dermatitis.

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How to use Triamcinolone 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 Ledercort N Ointment works

Triamcinolone 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.

In Depth Information on Ledercort N Ointment

Expert advice for Neomycin Topical

  • Avoid direct contact of cream/ ointment with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water immediately and seek immediate medical attention.
  • Inform your doctor if symptoms do not disappear after 7 days of use. 
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not use if you are allergic to neomycin or any of its ingredients. 

Expert advice for Triamcinolone Topical

  • Avoid direct contact of the ointment with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water and seek immediate medical attention.
  • Inform your doctor if you have glaucoma, increased pressure in the eye or cataract.
  • Avoid applying ointment to large area of the skin, broken skin or under certain dressing especially in children.
  • Avoid excessive sun exposure and wear protective clothing while using triamcinolone ointment, as it may increase sensitivity to sunlight.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not use if you are allergic to triamcinolone, other corticosteroids, chlortetracycline, other tetracyclines or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not use if you are suffering from tuberculosis, fungal, or viral lesions of the skin (herpes simplex, vaccinia and varicella), and primary bacterial infections, e.g. impetigo (a contagious bacterial skin infection forming pustules and yellow crusty sores) pyoderma (any skin disease with pus), furunculosis (infection of hair follicles), in acne vulgaris rosacea, perioral dermatitis (a condition characterized by is a facial rash on the face causing bumps to develop round the mouth) and widespread plaque psoriasis (A condition in which skin cells build up and form scales and itchy, dry patches).
Warnings
Special precautions for Ledercort N Ointment
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ledercort N Ointment 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Ledercort N 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
It is not known whether Ledercort N Ointment alters the abil
ity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Lederco
rt N Ointment in patients with kidney disease. 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 Ledercort N Ointment

Frequently asked questions for 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
Q. Does neomycin cause tinnitus?
Neomycin is known to cause damage to the ear. One of the symptoms of damage to ear is tinnitus.
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Frequently asked questions for Triamcinolone Topical

Q. Is Triamcinolone Topical an antibiotic/sulfa/steroid drug?
Triamcinolone Topical is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug. It belongs to class of medications called as corticosteroids
Q. Is Triamcinolone Topical the same as Daktarin/Kemakort/Lanacort?
Kemakort, Kemakort, Retard are the names of Triamcinolone Topical available in the market. Daktarin is the brand name of miconazole, while Lanacort is the brand name of the drug Hydrocortisone acetate
Q. Is Triamcinolone Topical safe for babies?
No. Triamcinolone Topical is not safe for babies and in children below 6 years of age
Q. Does Triamcinolone Topical cure ringworm infection/acne/impetigo/tinea versicolor or thrush?
Triamcinolone Topical is not effective in the treatment of ringworm, acne, impetigo, tinea versicolor or thrush. However, it helps in reducing the inflammation caused by these conditions.
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Substitutes for Ledercort N

No substitutes found for this medicine
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