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Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm

Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm

By GLAXOSMITHKLINE PHARMA
10g Cream in Tube
11.22*
MRP 13.20
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Flutivate E 0.05 % Description

Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm is a topical preparation containing Fluticasone, which belongs to a group of medicines called steroids. It is used in treating redness, itchiness of certain types of skin

problems. Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm is meant only for external application and should be applied exactly as recommended by your doctor. You may experience side effects. However, they normally fade away with time. Consult your doctor if you notice the side effects persist or worsen.

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ContainsFluticasone(0.05 %)
TherapyTOPICAL STEROID
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Uses of Flutivate E 0.05 %

Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm is useful in reducing the redness and itchiness of some skin problems like dermatitis (skin irritation), psoriasis (scales and itchy, dry patches), eczema (itchy inflammat...
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Contraindications of Flutivate E 0.05 %

  • If you are allergic to Fluticasone or any other ingredients of Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm.
  • If you have any infection or infected skin.
  • If you have acne or pimples, skin redness near or on the nose, rash around your mouth, itching or itchy skin.
  • If your child is less than 3 months old.

Side effects of Flutivate E 0.05 %

Burning sensation, irritation or itching at the area Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm is applied.

Precautions and Warnings of Flutivate E 0.05 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm during pregnancy?
A:
  • As there is limited information available about the use of this cream in pregnant women, consult your doctor before using Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm during pregnancy.
  • Your doctor will only prescribe it to you if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
  • In case you are prescribed with this medicine, avoid using in larger skin areas for a prolonged duration.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available on the use of this cream in a breastfeeding woman. However, be cautious while using this cream and avoid using it on 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 Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm on driving. However, since it is a topical preparation, it may not affect the driving ability or ability to handle machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm?
A:
There is no known interaction with alcohol and this cream. It is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a skin condition called psoriasis.
  • You are applying this cream under an airtight dressing.
  • You are using this cream for a chronic leg ulcer.
  • You are applying it near the eyes or eyelids or on the face.
  • You have any type of skin infection.
  • You are applying the cream on a larger surface area, broken skin or under skin folds.
  • You have had an allergic reaction in the past with some other steroid medicine.
  • Your skin condition has not improved after using Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm.
  • You should avoid continuously using this cream for a prolonged time in children below 12 years of age.

Mode of Action of Flutivate E 0.05 %

How Does It Work?

Fluticasone in Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm works by activating certain natural substances in the skin to reduce itching, redness and swelling.

Directions for Use of Flutivate E 0.05 %

  • Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm is meant for external use only.
  • Use it as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Apply it on a healthy skin surface, free from cuts and wounds.
  • Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
  • 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.
  • Avoid using this cream on large areas of your body for a prolonged time.

Interactions of Flutivate E 0.05 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Since Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm 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...
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  • Medicines like ritonavir (used to treat HIV infection), itraconazole (used to treat fungal infection) should be used with caution along with Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm.

Storage and disposal of Flutivate E 0.05 %

Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm should be stored at room temperature, protected from moisture and heat. Keep them out of the reach and sight of children and pets.

Dosage of Flutivate E 0.05 %

Overdose

As Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm is meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over-apply this medicine to compensate for the missed application.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I do if my eyes come in contact with Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm?

A: If you get any cream in your eyes, rinse with water thoroughly. Keep your eyes open when you rinse.

Q: Can Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm be used for acne or pimples?

A: No, Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm should not be used for acne and pimples or any skin conditions for which the root cause is not clear. It can worsen acne. It should only be used if you are prescribed for it by a doctor.

Q: How to use Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm?

  • Flutivate E 0.05% Cream 10gm should be used as directed by your doctor.
  • Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
  • 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.
Product Details
Brand
FLUTIVATE E
Expires on or After
29/12/2022
Last Updated on: 20 Mar 2021 | 09:46 AM (IST)

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