Futop 2 % Ointment

Manufactured by Adcock Ingram Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.
Composition: Fusidic acid
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Futop 2 % Ointment is an antibiotic used in the treatment of inflammation of the skin, hair follicles; infections of the skin surrounding the fingernails or toenails; infections of the bearded skin; and infections of the folds of the skin with brown scaly skin patches which are mostly caused by Staphylococcus species. It is also used to treat impetigo which is characterized by crusty and swollen patches of skin.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Futop 2 % Ointment

Onset of action

The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.

Duration of effect

There is no well-established clinical data available regarding the duration of action of this medicine.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to use this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the benefits and risks with your doctor before using this medicine.

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