|Fusidic Acide 2% (as Sodium Fusidat)|
|Fusidam well tolerated with very low frequency of sensitivity reactions and Skin rash, but they disappear after stopping the treatment.|
|Fusidam is an antibiotic with a powerful bactericidal and bacterio static activity.
The ointment and the cream both are formulated to give high penetration for the antibiotic even when applied to intact skin.
|Fusidam is indicated to treat skin infections caused by staphylococci, Streptococci, Propionibacterium acnes and sensitive organisms.
The most important indications are:
Impetigo, Carbuncles, Infected wounds
Folliculitis, Bacterial Dermatitis, Burns
Boils, Prionychia, Erythrasma,
The cream is a vanishing greasless suitable for application on the face and the scalp.
|Warnings and precautions|
|- Do not use on patients showing hyper - sensitivity to the drug.
- Do not use for long period unless indicated by your doctor.
- Do not apply to the eye and nose
|Dosage & administration|
|The doctors choice if ointment or cream will be applied to the effected area 2-3 times daily for 7 days except in special cases where prolonged use is indeicated as in acne vulgaris.|
|Aluminum tube 20 g. ointment or cream.|