Hydrocortisone + fusidic acid


Generic Medicine Info
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to fusidic acid and its salts. Bacterial infections caused by non-susceptible organisms, fungal infections, skin manifestations due to tuberculosis, syphilis, perioral dermatitis and rosacea.
Special Precautions
Not to be used in or near the eye(s) as it may cause conjunctival irritation; may also increase the risk of increased intraocular pressure, glaucoma and cataract. Sufficient dermal absorption may occur under occlusive dressing leading to adrenal suppression and other systemic effects. May mask hypersensitivity reactions. Not to be used for >14 days in the absence of any clinical improvement. Pregnancy and lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Dryness, itching, burning, local irritation, transient stinging, striae, skin atrophy. Pigmentation changes, hypertrichosis and telangiectasia may occur. Acne rosacea or perioral dermatitis may occur if used on the face.
ATC Classification
A01AC03 - hydrocortisone ; Belongs to the class of local corticosteroid preparations. Used in the treatment of diseases of the mouth.
D09AA02 - fusidic acid ; Belongs to the class of ointment dressings with antiinfectives.
D07AA02 - hydrocortisone ; Belongs to the class of weak (group I) corticosteroids. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
A07EA02 - hydrocortisone ; Belongs to the class of corticosteroids acting locally. Used in the treatment of intestinal inflammation.
S02BA01 - hydrocortisone ; Belongs to the class of corticosteroids used in the treatment of inflammation of the ear.
J01XC01 - fusidic acid ; Belongs to the class of steroid antibacterials. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
C05AA01 - hydrocortisone ; Belongs to the class of products containing corticosteroids for topical use. Used in the treatment of hemorrhoids and anal fissures.
S01BA02 - hydrocortisone ; Belongs to the class of corticosteroids. Used in the treatment of inflammation of the eye.
D07XA01 - hydrocortisone ; Belongs to the class of weak (group I) corticosteroids in other combinations. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
S01AA13 - fusidic acid ; Belongs to the class of antibiotics. Used in the treatment of eye infections.
S01CB03 - hydrocortisone ; Belongs to the class of corticosteroids/antiinfectives/mydriatics combinations. Used in the treatment of eye diseases.
H02AB09 - hydrocortisone ; Belongs to the class of glucocorticoids. Used in systemic corticosteroid preparations.
D06AX01 - fusidic acid ; Belongs to the class of other topical antibiotics used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
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