Fobancort

Fobancort

betamethasone + fusidic acid

Manufacturer:

Hoe Pharma

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma

Marketer:

Taisho Pharmaceutical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per cream Fusidic acid 2%, betamethasone dipropionate 0.064%. Per oint Na fusidate 2%, betamethasone dipropionate 0.064%
Indications/Uses
Inflammatory dermatoses, psoriasis where bacterial infection caused by Staph & Strep are present or likely to occur.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Apply to affected area bd after washing.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to fusidic acid, betamethasone dipropionate or other corticosteroids. Viral skin infection (eg, vaccinia, varicella, herpes simplex); TB, acne rosacea, fungal infections, perioral dermatitis, ulcerative condition.
Special Precautions
Discontinue use if sensitivity & irritation occurs. Avoid contact w/ eyes. Stasis dermatitis & other skin disease w/ impaired circulation. Avoid long-term continuous therapy. Pregnancy & lactation. Do not use in childn <2 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Rashes & irritation, burning, itching, dryness, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, acneiform eruption, hypopigmentation, maceration of skin, secondary infection, skin atrophy, striae & miliaria. Hypersensitivity of the adrenal cortex (in large doses).
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
Fobancort oint
Packing/Price
15 g x 1's;5 g x 1's
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Form
Fobancort cream
Packing/Price
15 g x 1's;5 g x 1's
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