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Drug information on Fucidin (Fusidic Acid) from Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. (Consumer Healthcare)

Fucidin

  Cream
Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. (Consumer Healthcare)
Generic : Fusidic Acid
 117.00
2%
15g
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Side effects of Fucidin

   Most Common : Jaundice, liver dysfunction, gastrointestinal disturbances and death of tissues.

   Blood : Vasoconstriction, vein inflammation and breakdown of red blood cells, low serum calcium levels in the blood.

   Topical : Rashes and irritation.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult- PO- The recommended dose is 250 mg twice daily.
IV- The recommended dose is >50 kg: 500 mg 3 times/day; <50 kg: 6-7 mg/kg 3 times/day.
Topical- As 2% ointment/cream/gel: Apply 3-4 times/day.

How to use Fucidin?

It comes as a cream and ointment to apply topically as directed by your physician.
It also comes as a power for injection (diluted with fluid), to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.

When is Fucidin not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Fucidin

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver disease, newborns, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Monitor liver function regularly while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Fucidin

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Fucidin

Store it at room temperature.



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