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Fusi 2% Cream

By TAS MED INDIA PVT LTD
10g Cream in Tube
MRP 114.00*
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Fusi 2 % Description

Fusi Cream is an antibiotic consisting of fusidic acid, which belongs to the group of medicines called fusidanes. It is used for the local treatment of skin infection caused by bacteria. This Cream is...
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ContainsFusidic Acid(2.0 %)
UsesSkin bacterial infection
Side effectsBurning or pricking sensation at the site of application, irritation, rashes and itching
ClassificationTOPICAL ANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Fusi 2 %

  • Fusi Cream is used in the treatment of certain skin infections like impetigo (swollen patch of skin)
  • Sycosis barbae or barber's itch (inflammation of the hair follicles, usually of the beard)
  • Erythrasma (bacterial skin infection causing brown, scaly patches)

Contraindications of Fusi 2 %

If you are allergic to fusidic acid or any of the ingredients of this medicine.

Side effects of Fusi 2 %

  • Burning or pricking sensation at the site of application
  • Irritation of the skin
  • Rashes and itching
  • Skin blistering

Precautions and Warnings of Fusi 2 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Fusi Cream during pregnancy?
A:
The medicine is to be used only if advised by a doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Fusi Cream while breastfeeding?
A:
  • There is limited information on the use of this medicine during breastfeeding. Hence, it is recommended to be cautious while breastfeeding.
  • Precaution is necessary for using the medicine around the nipples or where it might come into contact with the infant.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Fusi Cream?
A:
It is a topical preparation and may not affect the driving ability or ability to handle machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Fusi Cream?
A:
Interaction of this medicine with alcohol is very unlikely, as it is applied on the skin, but it is better to consult a doctor if you consume alcohol in excess.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Individuals are advised to take extra precaution while applying the medicine around the eyes or mouth to prevent any contact with the eyes or the medicine from getting into the mouth.
  • Avoid prolonged use of this Cream, as it can lead to thinning of skin and skin damage.

Mode of Action of Fusi 2 %

How Does It Work?

The composition of Fusi Cream works by interfering with the protein synthesis of the bacterial cells, thus resulting in a growth stop and ridding of the infection.

Directions for Use of Fusi 2 %

  • Fusi Cream should be used as directed by the doctor
  • The Cream should be used with clean hands and applied to the area affected in the prescribed amount.
  • Clean and dry the infected area before applying the Cream.
  • Do not use this medicine in or around the eyes, lips, or inside of the nose.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • Do not use it for a longer time than your doctor suggested.

Interactions of Fusi 2 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Since Fusi 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 treating...
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  • Especially use of any other anti-bacterial Cream is advised only after a consultation with a doctor.

Storage and disposal of Fusi 2 %

  • The medicine must be kept in the packaging provided and kept in a dry and cool place.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Do not use expired or damaged medicines.

Dosage of Fusi 2 %

Overdose

  • An overdose of the Cream is unlikely to be a life threat. However, you should consult a doctor in case of any irritation or reaction, skin irritation and symptoms of an allergic reaction, which are so...
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Missed a Dose

A missed dosage must be made up as soon as possible but not in a case where it can result in an overdose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Fusi Cream used for?

A: Fusi Cream is used for the local treatment of skin infection caused by bacteria, such as impetigo (swollen patch of skin), barber's itch (inflammation of the hair follicles, usually of the beard), erythrasma (bacterial skin infection causing brown, scaly patches), etc.

Q: How long does it take for the medicine to start showing progress?

A: The medication can show results in a day to a few months depending on the extent and condition of the bacterial growth.

Q: Is it safe to use any other moisturisers or skin products while using Fusi Cream?

A: A recommendation from a doctor is essential before using any skin products with fusidic acid.

Q: What are the first aid steps if the medicine comes in contact with the eyes or is accidentally ingested?

A: The eyes and mouth should be flushed with water to make sure the medicine is rinsed off. Any irritations should be brought to the doctor's attention as early as possible.

Q: How do I use Fusi?

  • The Cream should be used with clean hands and applied to the area affected in the prescribed amount.
  • Clean and dry the infected area before applying the Cream.
  • Do not use this medicine in or around the eyes, lips or inside of the nose.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.
Product Details
Brand
FUSI
Expires on or After
23/09/2022

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