Fucicort

Fucicort

betamethasone + fusidic acid

Manufacturer:

LEO Pharma

Distributor:

DKSH
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per g Fusidic acid 20 mg, betamethasone valerate 1 mg
Indications/Uses
Inflammatory dermatoses where bacterial infection is present or likely to occur eg, atopic, discoid & stasis eczema, seborrhoeic & contact dermatitis, lichen simplex chronicus, psoriasis, discoid lupus erythematosus.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Uncovered lesions Apply bd-tds. Covered lesions Apply less frequently.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Viral, tuberculous & fungal skin infections, perioral dermatitis, acne rosacea & ulcerative condition.
Special Precautions
Avoid contact w/ eyes. Avoid extensive use during pregnancy. Avoid long-term continuous therapy on face, flexures, intertriginous areas & in childn.
Adverse Reactions
Local atrophic skin changes eg, striae, superficial blood vessels thinning & dilatation.
ATC Classification
D07CC01 - betamethasone and antibiotics ; Belongs to the class of potent (group III) corticosteroids, in combination with antibiotics. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Fucicort cream
Packing/Price
15 g x 1's;5 g x 1's
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