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Famic B Cream

By ZEE LABORATORIES LTD
10g Cream in Tube
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MRP 129.00
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Famic B Cream Description

Famic B Cream is a combination medicine containing fusidic acid and beclomethasone. It helps in controlling skin conditions like itching, redness and scaly skin involving bacterial infections. Fusidic...
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ContainsBeclometasone(0.025 %),Fusidic Acid(2.0 %)
UsesBacterial skin infection
Side effectApplication site reaction
ClassificationTOPICAL ANTIBIOTIC AND STEROID
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Uses of Famic B Cream

Famic B Cream is used for the treatment of bacterial skin infections characterised by redness, itching and scaly skin (eczema or dermatitis).

Contraindications of Famic B Cream

  • If you are allergic to fusidic acid, beclomethasone or any other ingredient of Famic B Cream.
  • If you have a fungal, viral or serious bacterial infection of the skin.
  • If you have skin lesions due to tuberculosis or syphilis.
  • If you have red spots and rashes around the mouth (Perioral dermatitis and rosacea).
  • If you develop skin rashes after a vaccination.

Side effects of Famic B Cream

  • Irritation of skin
  • Dryness of skin

Precautions and Warnings of Famic B Cream

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Famic B Cream during pregnancy?
A:
Limited information is available about the safe use of this medicine during pregnancy. Therefore, the use of Famic B Cream should be avoided in pregnant women unless considered essential and prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Famic B Cream while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not known whether this medicine passes into breastmilk. Do not use Famic B Cream for nursing women unless prescribed by your doctor and in any case, it should not be applied to breasts to prevent intake of medicine by your baby while feeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Famic B Cream?
A:
Famic B Cream is a topical medicine and may not affect your driving ability.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Famic B Cream?
A:
Alcohol is not known to interact with Famic B Cream However, avoid using alcohol as it can delay the healing or decrease the body's response to infection.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience worsening of symptoms after using Famic B Cream.
  • You are using it for children below 6 years of age.
  • You are using it for a duration of more than 2 weeks.

Mode of Action of Famic B Cream

How Does It Work?

Famic B Cream contains two medicines, Fusidic acid and Beclomethasone. Beclomethasone is a steroid medicine which reduces the itching, swelling, redness and discomfort caused due to the skin condition...
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Directions for Use of Famic B Cream

  • Use Famic B Cream 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 of Famic B Cream

Interactions with other medicines

Since Famic B Cream is to be used externally on the skin, it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other health c...
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Storage and disposal of Famic B Cream

  • Store Famic B Cream below 25°C, in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Famic B Cream

Overdose

  • As Famic B Cream is meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.
  • If you have applied extra quantities of it, wipe the out the excess of the medicine with tissue or cotton.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Famic B Cream, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over-apply this medicine to compensate for the missed application.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I use Famic B Cream for skin boils?

A: No, you should not apply Famic B Cream on boils. Consult your doctor and find a suitable medicine for your condition.

Q: Can I use Famic B Cream for diaper rash ?

A: Famic B Cream should not be used for diaper rash. Consult your doctor and use a medicine suggested by him.

Q: Does Famic B Cream contains steroid?

A: Yes, Famic B Cream contains a steroid medicine, namely Beclomethasone.

Q: How long should I use Famic B Cream?

A: Famic B Cream should be used for the duration prescribed by your doctor, as this medicine contains a steroid long term use of steroid is not recommended. If your condition doesn't improve over time, consult your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
FAMIC B
Expires on or After
29/09/2022
Last Updated on: 21 May 2022 | 11:17 PM (IST)

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