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Cuticare Cream 15gm

By DWD PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
15g Cream in Tube
79.54*
MRP 97.00
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
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Miconazole(2.0 %) + Neomycin(0.5 %) + Flunisolide(0.01 %)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
TOPICAL ANTIMICROBIAL AND STEROID

Medical Description

Cuticare cream is a combination medicine used to treat various skin infections like fungal or bacterial infections, eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, etc. It relieves the symptoms of infection like redne...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
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    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Cuticare Cream 15gm

  • Cuticare cream is used for the treatment of various skin infections and inflammation complicated by a superficial bacterial or fungal infection.
  • It helps in managing symptoms like scratching, red sores, itching and rashes when associated with skin infections.
  • It is also used to treat yeast infections like athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Cuticare Cream 15gm

  • If you are allergic to the active ingredients fluocinolone acetonide, miconazole and neomycin or any of the ingredients of this cream.
  • If you have open wounds, cuts and/or burn at the site of application.
  • If you have any pre-existing medical condition especially skin-related disorder.
sideEffects

Side effects of Cuticare Cream 15gm

Allergic reactions like irritation, burning, itching and redness at the site of application.
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Cuticare Cream 15gm

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply the Cuticare cream during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited data available about the safe use of this cream during pregnancy. Use this cream during pregnancy only if your doctor considers it essential.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply the Cuticare cream while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited data available about the safe use of this cream during the breastfeeding phase. Use this cream only if prescribed by the doctor. It should not be applied to the breast of breastfeeding mothers or elsewhere on large areas of skin or for a prolonged period of time.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if after applying the Cuticare cream?
A:
As the Cuticare cream is to be applied externally, it does not interact with your ability to drive or operate complex machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol after applying the Cuticare cream?
A:
Alcohol is not known to interact with the Cuticare cream. However, if you consume alcohol too often discuss it with your doctor.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to this cream or any other medicines or experiencing any allergic reactions of the skin after applying this cream.
  • You have any pre-existing health conditions such as diabetes, kidney disorders, weak immunity, hearing or eye-related disorder, etc.
  • You are prone to allergic reactions.
  • Using this cream for a prolonged duration can cause HPA axis suppression and hamper the production of certain hormones.
  • Do not stop the treatment in between as it may lead to an increased risk of reinfection.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
  • Keep yourself well hydrated and your skin moisturized while using the cream.
  • Use with at most caution in children only on the recommendation of your child's doctor.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Cuticare Cream 15gm

How Does It Work?

  • Fluocinolone acetonide is a steroid and has anti-inflammatory properties. It works by blocking certain molecules produced by the immune system which are responsible for symptoms like pain, redness, sw...
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  • Miconazole is antifungal in nature with some antibacterial activity, it works by affecting the cell membrane of the fungal cell which inhibits the fungal cell growth.
  • Neomycin is antibacterial in nature, it kills the bacteria by blocking the production of proteins necessary for cellular processes of the bacterial cell.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Cuticare Cream 15gm

  • Use this medicine as directed by your doctor.
  • For external use only, apply it on a healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
interactions

Interactions of Cuticare Cream 15gm

Interactions with other medicines

  • Since the Cuticare cream is for local application on the skin and thus is less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. However, it may interact with other topically applied medicine. Dis...
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  • Particularly if you are taking medicines for high blood sugar levels and blood-thinning medicines or any other anti-fungal medicines, etc.
  • As the Cuticare cream contains three different components, any interaction was seen with these three components when taken alone may occur with this combination.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Cuticare Cream 15gm

  • Store the Cuticare cream in a cool and dry place.
  • Store it at room temperature.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Do not use the cream if it has expired.
dosage

Dosage of Cuticare Cream 15gm

Overdose

Since the Cuticare cream is to be used externally on the skin it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, you should always consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for t...
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Missed a Dose

As the Cuticare cream is meant for external application, cases of an overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you hav...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is the Cuticare cream a steroid?

A: Yes, the Cuticare cream contains fluocinolone which is a steroid and is effective against inflammation and swelling.

Q: For how long should I use this cream?

  • Use this cream as directed by your doctor.
  • Talk to your doctor if your skin condition does not improve even after 2 weeks of application of the cream.
  • Do not apply excess of the cream.
  • Do not stop using the cream in between as it may lead to an increased risk of reinfection.

Q: Will this cream cure my wound?

A: No, this cream is used to treat bacterial, fungal and certain yeast infections only. Do not apply on open wounds, cuts and burns.

Q: What is eczema?

A: It is a type of skin condition in which the skin becomes red, dry, flaky and itchy. It can be caused due to environmental factors, various allergens and irritants.

Q: Can I use the Cuticare cream for fungal infection?

A: Yes, it can be used for fungal infections. This cream contains miconazole, which is an anti-fungal agent. However, it is very important to consult a doctor before using this cream as a fungal infection can be due to various reasons. It is highly advised to avoid self-medication and use this medicine only for the condition that it is prescribed for.

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Quick Summary

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ContainsMiconazole(2.0 %),Neomycin(0.5 %),Flunisolide(0.01 %)
UsesSkin infection
Side effectsDryness, itching, redness, irritation, burning sensation at application site
Last Updated on: 13 Jul 2021 | 08:07 AM (IST)
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