Flutibact Oint 10gm
Flutibact Oint 10gm
Flutibact Oint 10gm
Flutibact Oint 10gm
Flutibact Oint 10gm
Flutibact Oint 10gm
Flutibact Oint 10gm
Flutibact Oint 10gm

Flutibact Oint 10gm

By GLAXOSMITHKLINE PHARMA
10g Ointment in Tube
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MRP 214.75
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Medical Description

Flutibact ointment is a topical antibiotic and steroid. It is used for the treatment of skin problems with associated bacterial infections. It is a combination of two medicines - fluticasone, a steroi...
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ContainsFluticasone(0.005 %),Mupirocin(2.0 %)
UsesBacterial skin infections
Side effectsItching or burning sensation at application site
ClassificationTOPICAL ANTIBIOTIC AND STEROID
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Uses of Flutibact Oint 10gm

Flutibact ointment is used to treat problems of skin associated with bacterial infections.

Contraindications of Flutibact Oint 10gm

  • If you are allergic to fluticasone, mupirocin, or any of the other ingredients of Flutibact ointment.
  • If you have red and visible blood vessels on the face.
  • If you have pimples over the face or body.
  • If you have a skin problem around the mouth.
  • If you have itching with no swelling.
  • If you have itching in the genital area and anal area.
  • If you have viral or fungal infections of the skin.
  • If you have bacterial skin infections without any other skin problems.

Side effects of Flutibact Oint 10gm

Itching or burning sensation at the site of application.

Precautions and Warnings of Flutibact Oint 10gm

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Flutibact ointment during pregnancy?
A:
Flutibact ointment is to be applied on topical surfaces and the quantities which might get absorbed from the skin is too little. Still, this medicine should be used under medical supervision by a pregnant woman. If prescribed, do not use this ointment on larger skin areas for a prolonged period.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Flutibact ointment while breastfeeding?
A:
Flutibact ointment is to be applied on topical surfaces and the quantities which might get absorbed from the skin are too little. It should not be applied to the breast of breastfeeding mothers or elsewhere on large areas of skin or for a prolonged period.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Flutibact ointment?
A:
Flutibact ointment is meant for external use on the skin. It does not affect your driving abilities. However, if you experience any side effects after using this medicine that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is suggested to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Flutibact ointment?
A:
There is limited information about the interaction of Flutibact ointment with alcohol. Ask your doctor for advice on the use of alcohol with this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have skin irritation after using this ointment.
  • You do not feel that your symptoms have improved after using Flutibact ointment for 7-days.
  • You have loose motions or cramps in the stomach.
  • You have any medical condition such as kidney disease, skin problem (such as psoriasis), etc.
  • You have a fungal or viral infection of the skin.
  • You have a long duration of leg ulcers.

Mode of Action of Flutibact Oint 10gm

How Does It Work?

  • Flutibact ointment contains a combination of two medicines - fluticasone, a steroid medicine, and mupirocin, an antibiotic medicine.
  • Fluticasone works by decreasing swelling, itching, and redness by inhibiting the production of a certain chemical in the body.
  • Mupirocin is an antibiotic medicine that works by destroying the cell membrane of infection-causing bacteria, which results in the stoppage of the growth of bacteria.

Directions for Use of Flutibact Oint 10gm

  • Use Flutibact ointment 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 Flutibact Oint 10gm

Interactions with other medicines

  • Since Flutibact ointment 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 conditions.

Storage and disposal of Flutibact Oint 10gm

  • Store Flutibact ointment at a temperature not more than 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Flutibact Oint 10gm

Overdose

As Flutibact ointment is meant for external application, cases of overapplication are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If yo...
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Missed a Dose

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

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What precaution should I take while using Flutibact ointment?

  • This medicine should not be applied on the face for a long duration.
  • Avoid medicine to enter in eyes if applying this medicine on eyelids.
  • If this medicine enters in eyes, wash eyes thoroughly with water.

Q: Can Flutibact ointment be applied on the face?

A: Flutibact ointment can be applied on the face in certain skin conditions, but it should not be used for a long duration.

Q: Can Flutibact ointment be used for the treatment of pimples?

A: Flutibact ointment should not be used to treat pimples as it can worsen pimples.

Q: Can Flutibact ointment be used in babies?

A: Flutibact ointment should not be used in babies of age less than 3-months for any skin problem, including diaper rash.

Q: What is the use of Flutibact ointment?

A: Flutibact ointment is used to treat problems of skin associated with bacterial infections.

Q: Is Flutibact a steroid medicine?

A: Flutibact ointment is a topical antibiotic and steroid. It contains a combination of two medicines, Fluticasone, a steroid medicine and Mupirocin, an antibiotic medicine, as its active ingredients.
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