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food interaction for OFRUN TC

alcohol interaction for OFRUN TC

pregnancy interaction for OFRUN TC

lactation interaction for OFRUN TC

There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Ofrun tc cream may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Either animal studies have shown adverse effect on fetus and there are no human studies or studies in human and animals are not available. It should be given only if potential benefits justifies risk to the fetus. Please consult your doctor.
Ofrun tc cream is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.


Clobetasol Topical(NA)


Clobetasol topical is used to treat itching, redness, dryness, inflammation, and discomfort of various scalp and skin conditions, including immune-mediated skin disease with red scaly patches (psoriasis).

How it works

Clobetasol belongs to a class of medications called as corticosteroids. It works by reducing the action of certain chemicals in the body that cause inflammation.

Common side effects

Application site irritation, Burning sensation, Itching
Ofloxacin Topical(NA)


Ofloxacin topical is used to treat external eye infections such as conjunctivitis and corneal ulcers. It is also used for otitis media including chronic suppurative otitis media (chronic inflammation of middle ear and mastoid cavity) and otitis externa (external ear inflammation/infection of the auditory canal).

How it works

Ofloxacin belongs to the group of medications called as antibiotics. It acts by killing the bacteria that cause the infection.

Common side effects

Irritation of ear, Allergic skin rash, Burning sensation, Itching, Dizziness, Headache, Skin irritation, Skin redness, Gastrointestinal discomfort
Ornidazole Topical(NA)


Ornidazole topical is used in combination with other anti-infectives in the treatment of microbial infections of the vagina, urinary tract, skin and nails.

How it works

Ornidazole is an antibiotic belonging to the class of medications called as anti-bacterials and anti-protozoals. It works by causing cell death thereby inhibiting the growth of bacteria thus relieving the symptoms associated with infections.

Common side effects

Rash, Itching, Skin redness
Terbinafine Topical(NA)


Terbinafine topical is used to treat fungal infections such as Athlete's foot (itching, blisters, cracking, and scaling of the skin between the toes), dhobie itch/jock itch (itching and inflammation of the skin especially in the groin region) and ringworm infections (red, scaly, itchy or raised patches especially on arms, legs and trunk).

How it works

Terbinafine belongs to the class of medications called as antifungal agents. It stops the growth of fungi by inhibiting ergosterol, an important enzyme that is essential for fungal growth.

Common side effects

Nausea, Abnormal liver function tests, Allergic reaction, Itching, Irritation of ear, Allergic skin rash, Altered taste, Diarrhoea, Indigestion, Abdominal pain, Skin redness, Visual impairment


No substitutes found

Expert advice for OFRUN TC

  • Do not use in conditions such as acne, fungal skin infections, e.g. athlete's foot, ringworm, candida skin infections, severe flushing of skin on and around your nose (rosacea), spotty red rash around your mouth (perioral dermatitis), infected skin (unless the infection is being treated with an anti-infective medicine at the same time),itchy skin around the genitals or back passage, itchy skin which is not inflamed, nappy rash, widespread plaque psoriasis (raised, red patches covered with a silvery white buildup of dead skin cells or scale).
  • Caution is to be observed while applying the cream on large areas of the body for a long time like few weeks or months.
  • If your skin problem does not improve in 2 to 4 weeks, talk to your doctor.
  • It should not take if patient is allergic to clobetasol propionate or any of its ingredients.
  • It sholud not given to children below 1 year of age.

Frequently asked questions for OFRUN TC

Clobetasol Topical

Q. Is clobetasol propionate a steroid/ an antifungal/ OTC?
Clobetasol (also available as cosvate cream, cosvate G) is a potent topical corticosteroid used for the treatment of itching, redness, dryness, inflammation, and discomfort of various scalp and skin conditions. It is not an antifungal. It is available only by prescription given by your doctor. 
Q. Is clobetasol propionate topical used for hair loss/ does clobetasol help hair growth?
Clobetasol topical is used for discomfort in various scalp and skin conditions; however not used for treatment of hair loss or hair growth. Always consult your doctor regarding its use.
Q. Does clobetasol propionate topical cause hair loss / thinning of skin?
Long-term use of steroids may damage your hair or skin. Always follow the advice of your doctor regarding its use.
Q. Is clobetasol propionate topical good for acne/ athlete's foot/ ringworm?
Clobetasol topical should not be used for conditions like acne, athlete’s foot or ringworm. Always consult your doctor regarding its use.

Ofloxacin Topical

Q. Is ofloxacin/ Zenflox/ Zanocin OZ an antibiotic?
Yes. It belongs to the group of medicines called as fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Q. Does ofloxacin topical treat pink eye/chlamydia/ear infections?
Ofloxacin topical is used to treat pink eye (conjunctivitis), ear infection and infection due to chlamydia.

Ornidazole Topical

Q. Is ornidazole topical same as metronidazole?
Ornidazole topical and metronidazole are two different drugs belonging to the same class. However, they may have different indications. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.

Q. Is ornidazole topical carcinogenic?
There are no reports suggesting the potential of ornidazole to cause cancer.

Terbinafine Topical

Q. Is terbinafine topical a steroid/sulfa drug?
Terbinafine topical is an antifungal drug. It does not have chemical structure or effects similar to steroids. The chemical structure and mechanism of action of terbinafine is different from sulfa drugs. 
Q. How long can I take terbinafine topical for?
The duration of treatment with terbinafine topical varies depending upon the severity of infection, area infected and individual responses. Please follow the advice of your doctor regarding the duration of use.  


Content on this page was last updated on 26 September, 2014, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)