SOFRADERM CREAM

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25.78
15 GM in 1 tube
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Substitutes for SOFRADERM

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of SOFRADERM CREAM

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Uses of SOFRADERM CREAM

Sofraderm cream is used to treat bacterial infections of the skin, eyes, and ears, and is used to prevent the infection of burn wounds or after foreign body removal from the eyes.
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Side effects of SOFRADERM CREAM

Common

Ototoxicity, Burning sensation, Tingling sensation, Hearing loss, Irritation, Rash, Itching.

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How to use SOFRADERM CREAM

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 apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How SOFRADERM CREAM works

Sofraderm cream is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on SOFRADERM CREAM

Expert advice for SOFRADERM CREAM

  • Caution should be exercised in children and elderly patients. 
  • Eye drops may cause blurring of vision. Do not drive or use any machinery after application.
  • Do not use the eye drops for more than 7 days without consulting your doctor.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • It should not take if patient is allergic to framycetin or any of its ingredients.
  • Patients with an eye infection caused by a fungus or a virus or tuberculosis, or pus-forming eye infection should not use framycetin in the eye.
  • Patients with glaucoma (increased pressure inside the eye that causes visual problems) should not use framycetin eye-drops.
  • It should not take if patient with damaged (perforated) ear drum should not use framycetin ear drops.
Warnings
Special precautions for SOFRADERM CREAM
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Sofraderm cream 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
Sofraderm cream is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for SOFRADERM NA CREAM

Frequently asked questions for Framycetin Topical

Q. What is framycetin sulphate/Soframycin?
Framycetin belongs to a class of medicines called as aminoglycoside antibiotics. It acts by killing bacteria that cause infections. Soframycin is a brand name of framycetin.

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