Fucithalmic

Fucithalmic

fusidic acid

Manufacturer:

Amdipharm Ltd

Distributor:

Zuellig
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Fusidic acid
Indications/Uses
Bacterial infection of the eye in conjunctivitis, blepharitis, sty, keratitis, dacryocystitis. Prophylaxis in ophth surgery & removal of foreign bodies.
Dosage/Direction for Use
1 drop in the conjunctival sac every 12 hr, to be continued for 2 days after the eye appears normal. May apply more frequently (eg, 1 drop every 4 hr) on the 1st day of treatment. Surgical prophylaxis 1 drop every 12 hr 24-48 hr before operation.
Special Precautions
Not to be used when wearing contact lenses.
Adverse Reactions
Eye burning & stinging, application site pruritus, discomfort/irritation; vision blurred (transient).
ATC Classification
S01AA13 - fusidic acid ; Belongs to the class of antibiotics. Used in the treatment of eye infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Fucithalmic eye drops 1 %
Packing/Price
5 g x 1's (P422/container)
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