Fucidin Cream is an antibiotic used in the treatment of inflammation of the skin, hair follicles; infections of the skin surrounding the fingernails or toenails; infections of the bearded skin; and infections of the folds of the skin with brown scaly skin patches which are mostly caused by Staphylococcus species. Fucidin Cream is also used to treat impetigo which is characterized by crusty and swollen patches of skin.
Drug = Fusidic acid
Strength = 2%
Manufacturer = Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd.
How To Take
Fucidin Cream 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.
Fucidin H Cream
Hives and wheezing
Skin rash and itching
Pregnancy:-Fucidin Cream is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to use this medicine.
Breast-feeding:- Fucidin Cream is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all Fucidin Cream benefits and risks with your doctor before using this medicine.
Usage on skin:-Do not get Fucidin Cream into the eyes or near the eyes while applying it on the face since the medicine may cause irritation of the eyes.
Duration of use:-Do not use Fucidin Cream for a prolonged period of time or in large volumes since this may cause serious adverse effects and the skin may become sensitive to the medicine.
Fucidin Cream is used to treat skin infections like impetigo; infected cuts or abrasions, especially in children; and infected dermatitis. The infections should be non-severe, superficial, non-extensive, and primary skin infections caused by microorganisms susceptible to fusidic acid.