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Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm
Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm

Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm

By CONCEPT PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10g Ointment in Tube
57.8*
MRP 68.00
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Neomycin(0.5 %) + Fluocinolone(0.025 %) + Miconazole(2.0 %)
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Therapeutic classification
Topical Antimicrobial And Steroid

Medical Description

Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm contains a combination of Fluocinolone, Miconazole and Neomycin. It is used to treat inflammation and swelling in various skin conditions suspected to have bacterial or fungal skin infections. It helps in reducing symptoms such as redness, swelling and itching. Do not use this medicine to treat any other skin conditions than that prescribed by your doctor. It is meant only for external application and should be applied exactly as recommended by your doctor. You may experience some application site reactions as side effects while on treatment with this medicine, but they normally fade away with time. But if you feel the side effects persist or your condition worsens, you should contact your doctor immediately. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.
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Uses of Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm

Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm is used to treat various types of skin conditions (inflammation and infections) associated with bacterial or fungal infections.

Contraindications of Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm

  • If you are allergic to Fluocinolone, Neomycin, Miconazole or any of the ingredients in Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm.
  • If you have chickenpox, shingles, warts or any other wounds or skin infections.
  • If you have acne, infections on the face, in and around the private parts, acne.
  • If you have any untreated skin infections or skin thinning problem.
  • This medicine should not be used for a nappy rash.

Side effects of Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm

Burning sensation, itching, irritation, rash, dryness, redness of skin at the area Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm is applied.

Precautions and Warnings of Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm during pregnancy?
A:
Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm should be used only under medical recommendation as there is limited safety information available. In case you are prescribed with this medicine, avoid using it on larger skin areas for a prolonged duration.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm while breastfeeding?
A:
Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm should be while breastfeeding only if it is prescribed by the doctor as there is limited safety information available. However, caution should be exercised while using this medicine and you should avoid using it on the breast or areas near the breast or any large area of the body for a prolonged duration.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm?
A:
Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm is a topical preparation and may not affect the driving ability or the ability to handle machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have applied Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm?
A:
There is no direct interaction between alcohol and Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm. However, alcohol is known to worsen infection and inflammation; it's better to avoid consuming alcohol when you are prescribed with this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have had an allergic reaction to any steroids.
  • You are applying Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm on a cut or broken skin, acne, or on a larger skin area.
  • You should avoid getting this medicine into your eyes, nose, mouth, open wounds, armpits or private parts. In case of such an exposure, you should wash the affected part thoroughly with water.
  • You develop an allergic reaction or an infection after using Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm. Immediately contact your doctor.
  • You are also applying other topical medicines (cream, ointment, lotion, etc).
  • You do not notice any improvement in your condition after applying this medicine for 7 days.
  • This medicine should not be used to treat any other condition than that prescribed by the doctor.
  • Do not cover the affected area of skin with a bandage or occlusive dressings.
  • Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm must not be used for a longer duration without proper medical guidance.

Mode of Action of Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm

How Does It Work?

  • Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm works by the combined effects of its components - Fluocinolone, Miconazole and Neomycin.
  • Fluocinolone is a steroid, which works by blocking the production of certain chemical substances in the body (prostaglandins) which cause itching, swelling and redness.
  • Miconazole is an antifungal agent; it stops the growth of fungi by inhibiting the formation of a fungal cell wall component.
  • Neomycin is an antibiotic and it works by inhibiting the growth and multiplication of bacteria causing infection.

Directions for Use of Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm

  • Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm is meant for external use only.
  • Use it as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
  • Clean and dry the infected area well.
  • Apply a thin layer of Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm on the affected skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Avoid touching the tip of the container directly to the infected area of the skin.
  • 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 Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm

Interactions with other medicines

  • Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm is applied externally on the skin, thus it is less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. However, it may interact with other topically applied creams, lotion and gel. Discuss with your doctor if you are already on another topical gel or creams.
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  • Medicines like ritonavir (used in HIV infection), itraconazole (used to treat fungal infections), warfarin (blood thinner), verapamil (used to treat heart problems) should be used with caution along with Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm.
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Storage and disposal of Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm

  • Store Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm in the original container in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.
  • Do not use expired or damaged medicines.

Dosage of Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm

Overdose

As Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm is meant for external application, cases of an overdose are unlikely. However, excessive use of this medicine for a longer period may lead to steroid toxicity. Upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit your nearest hospital. If you have overapplied it, wipe out the excess medicine with a tissue or cotton.
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm, apply it as soon as possible. Do not overapply this medicine just to compensate for the missed application.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm?

A: Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm is used in the treatment of various types of skin conditions (inflammation and infections) associated with bacterial or fungal infections.

Q: How to use Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm?

  • Use Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • It is meant for external use only.
  • Read the instructions on the label or the leaflet before use.
  • Clean and dry the infected area well.
  • Apply a thin layer of this medicine on the affected skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Avoid touching the tip of the container directly to the infected area of the skin.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine.

Q: Can I stop using Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm if I feel my symptoms are getting better?

A: No, you should continue using Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm as long as it is advised by your treating physician, even if you feel better. Your symptoms may reduce soon but it takes time for the infection to be completely cured.

Q: Can I use Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm to treat acne?

A: No, Flucreme Nm Ointment 10gm is not meant to treat acne. You should not use this medicine for any other condition than that prescribed by the doctor.

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ContainsNeomycin(0.5 %),Fluocinolone(0.025 %),Miconazole(2.0 %)
UsesSkin conditions (inflammation and infections)
Side effectsApplication site reactions
Last Updated on: 08 Mar 2021 | 10:12 AM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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