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MFSUDIF Cream

Manufactured byKlm Pharmaceuticals
ContainsMometasone (0.1 %w/w) + Fusidic acid (2 %w/w)
Description
MFSUDIF Cream is a medicine that contains Fusidic acid and Mometasone. It is used to treat skin infections caused by bacteria or fungi. It reduces the symptoms of skin infection such as redness, itching, and swelling. MFSUDIF Cream works by killing the microorganisms that cause infection. MFSUDIF Cream rarely shows side effects. However, you may experience burning sensations, redness, or irritation at the site of application. Consult your doctor if any of these side effects persist or worsen. Avoid using MFSUDIF Cream if you are allergic to it. Your doctor may suggest a patch test to know whether this medicine is safe for you. MFSUDIF Cream should be used as prescribed by your doctor. Clean and pat dry the affected area before applying this medicine. Avoid covering the affected area with bandages unless instructed by your doctor. It is for external use only. Do not apply it to the broken skin and avoid contact with your eyes, nose, or mouth. In case of accidental contact, wash thoroughly with water. MFSUDIF Cream is not recommended for use in children below 12 years of age. Inform your doctor if you are using any other topical medicines or have any other skin conditions before starting the treatment with this medicine. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or are breastfeeding before using MFSUDIF Cream.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for MFSUDIF Cream

  • Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet
  • Acne
  • Burning, itching, and irritation of the skin
  • Change in color and texture of the skin
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Skin rash

Uses of MFSUDIF Cream

What is it prescribed for?

  • Skin infections
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The amount of time required for MFSUDIF Cream to start showing its effect is not known.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The amount of time for which MFSUDIF Cream remains effective is not known.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit-forming tendencies have been reported for MFSUDIF Cream.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    MFSUDIF Cream is not recommended for use in pregnancy as no information is available regarding its safety. Hence, if you are pregnant, consult your doctor before using this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    MFSUDIF Cream is not recommended for use in breastfeeding as no information is available regarding its safety. Hence, if you are breastfeeding, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Allergy

Avoid using MFSUDIF Cream if you are allergic to it. Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms such as skin rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, breathing difficulty, etc.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

MFSUDIF Cream is not recommended for use in pregnancy as no information is available regarding its safety. Hence, if you are pregnant, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Breast-feeding

MFSUDIF Cream is not recommended for use in breastfeeding as no information is available regarding its safety. Hence, if you are breastfeeding, consult your doctor before using this medicine.
General warnings

External use only

MFSUDIF Cream is meant for external use only. Avoid using this medicine on open wounds, eyes, mouth or nose. In case of accidental contact with any of these areas, rinse thoroughly with water.

Duration of use

Avoid using MFSUDIF Cream for more than two weeks unless directed by your doctor.

Use in children

MFSUDIF Cream is not recommended for use in children less than 12 years of age as the safety and efficacy data are not available.

Missed Dose

Apply the missed dose of MFSUDIF Cream as soon as you remember. If it is time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not apply more quantities to make up for the missed dose.

Overdose

An overdose of MFSUDIF Cream is not likely to cause severe symptoms unless it is applied for prolonged periods in large quantities. However, ingestion of this medicine may cause harm and immediate medical intervention may be required.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

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

Instructions

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

Disease

Information not available.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
Apply a thin layer of MFSUDIF Cream to the affected area of your skin as instructed by your doctor. Follow all the usage instructions mentioned on the label or the package insert. Avoid using MFSUDIF Cream more often or for a longer duration than prescribed by your doctor. Consult your doctor if your skin condition does not improve even after two weeks of use or if it becomes worse after using MFSUDIF Cream. Do not cover the application area with bandages or other coverings unless specifically instructed by the doctor. Keep the medicine away from the reach of children and pets. Ensure that the unused medicine is disposed of properly.
Miscelleneous

Usage does not depend on food timings

To be taken as instructed by doctor

Does not cause sleepiness

How it works
MFSUDIF Cream is a combination of Monetasone and Fusidic acid. Mometasone works by decreasing the release of certain substances in your body and reduces swelling, itching, and redness of your skin. Fusidic acid is an antibiotic. It stops the growth and multiplication of the bacteria and prevents the further spread of infection.
Legal Status

Approved

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Classification

Category

Topical steroids, Steroid antibiotics

Schedule

Schedule H

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Information on this page was last updated on 7 Dec 2021

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