Content Details
Last updated on:
13 Dec 2018 | 06:21 PM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy

Overview

Uses of Mupricon FM Ointment

Mupricon FM Ointment is used in the treatment of skin infections.

Mupricon FM Ointment side effects

Common
  • Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)

How to use Mupricon FM 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 Mupricon FM Ointment works

Mupricon FM Ointment is a combination of two medicines: Fluticasone Propionate and Mupirocin, which treats skin infections. Fluticasone Propionate is a steroid medicine. It blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen and itchy. Mupirocin is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by destroying the bacterial cell membrane.

Mupricon FM Ointment related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mupricon FM 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.
Lactation
Mupricon FM Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Mupricon FM Ointment
₹15.38/Ointment
Cormuzik Ointment
Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹22.42/gm of Ointment
46% costlier
FM Derma Ointment
NuLife Pharmaceuticals
₹18/gm of Ointment
17% costlier
Mupifin F Ointment
Fourrts India Laboratories Pvt Ltd
₹19.4/gm of Ointment
26% costlier
Flutibact Ointment
Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹16.14/gm of Ointment
5% costlier
Dermurex-F Ointment
Rytus Therapeutics Ltd
₹16.6/gm of Ointment
8% costlier

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Mupricon FM

arrow
Sir, PATIENT my brother . Due to the mansun he is suffering from skin infections . Various pimples are produce on his skin . What to do to avoid this conditions .
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Skin Specialist
Plz post pictures well focussed in gud light keeping only the concerned area in frame. and also give the names of any previous medicines use
Skin infections start from stomach and spreading dowanwards I.e in sex organ and not under our control and also consultant no of skin specialist which are giving fluconazole 150 ,LCZ Tab candid total ointment but no effect of these medicine
Dr. Atul Jain
Skin Specialist
I think you are having fungal infections, plz visit good skin specialist for proper examination and treatment meanwhile apply onabet cream twice a day for few days
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Mupricon FM Ointment?

FAQs

Q. Can I stop taking Mupricon FM when my symptoms are relieved?

No, do not stop taking Mupricon FM and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

Q. What are the precautions that need to be taken while using Mupricon FM?

Mupricon FM should not be used on the face. Do not use the medication for longer than the advised periods of time. Do not apply a bandage or dressing to the area being treated, as this will increase the absorption of the preparation and increase the risk of side effects. This medicine should only be used by the patient and never be given to other people even if their condition appears to be the same.

Q. How to use Mupricon FM?

Follow the directions given by the doctor. Apply the medicine thinly and in sufficient quantity to cover the affected areas. Mupricon FM is usually applied two or three times a day to the affected areas of skin. Wash your hands after using Mupricon FM, unless it is used for treating skin infection on the hands.

Q. Can I overuse Mupricon FM?

No, do not overuse Mupricon FM for long periods or on large areas of skin. Follow the doctor’s advice strictly. Overusing the medicine can result in too much medicine being absorbed into the body. This may lead to thinning or weakening of the skin and other serious side effects. If you are experiencing increased severity of your symptoms, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Mupricon FM?

Keep this medicine in the packet or the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
“Indchemie Health Specialities Pvt. Ltd”, 510, Shah & Nahar Industrila Estate, Dr.E.Moses Road, Worli-Mumbai 400018.
MRP
76.92
5 gm in 1 tube
SOLD OUT