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Lulican Cream
Lulican Cream

Lulican Cream

By GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS
30g Cream in Tube
318.75*
MRP 375.00
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Lulican 1 % Description

Lulican cream is a topical antifungal cream. It is used to treat fungal or yeast infections of the skin such as athlete’s foot, jock itch, ringworm, etc. It contains luliconazole. It works by destroy

ng the cell membrane of the fungus. Before and after applying this medicine wash your hands and keep the affected area clean and dry. Avoid contact with the eye or applying to the genital region. It should be used as prescribed by your doctor for the defined duration. Lulican cream should be used regularly to get the optimal benefit. Do not stop applying this cream, even if you start feeling better. To eradicate the infection from the body, you need to complete the entire course of treatment. Inform your doctor if you have any other medical condition and are on medication for the same. Inform your doctor in detail about all the past medical history.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹318.75
You Save₹56.25 (15% on MRP)
ContainsLuliconazole(1.0 %)
UsesFungal infection
Side effectsLocal skin reactions, itching and burning sensation
TherapyTOPICAL ANTI-FUNGAL
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Uses of Lulican 1 %

Lulican cream is used in the treatment of fungal skin infections in adults such as athlete’s foot (between the toes), jock itch (fungal infection in the groin or buttocks), ringworm, etc caused by fun...
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Contraindications of Lulican 1 %

If you are allergic to luliconazole or any components of Lulican cream.

Side effects of Lulican 1 %

  • Local skin reactions at the site of application
  • Skin irritation and secondary skin infection

Precautions and Warnings of Lulican 1 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Lulican cream during pregnancy?
A:
The safety of Lulican cream in pregnancy is not established. You should consult your doctor before using it in pregnancy to evaluate the benefits and risks. Avoid applying it on larger skin areas for a prolonged period.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Lulican cream while breastfeeding?
A:
Lulican cream can be used while breastfeeding as the absorbed quantities via the skin is very low. However, it must not be applied to the breast, nipple or nearby area. Care must be taken not to apply on the area which may come in direct contact with the infant skin while feeding or any large skin area for a prolonged period.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Lulican cream?
A:
Yes, Lulican cream is unlikely to affect one's ability to drive, since this cream is to be applied topically over the skin area.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have applied Lulican cream?
A:
Alcohol may directly not interact with the action of Lulican cream. However, it can delay the healing of infection. Thus one should avoid consuming alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any local allergies after using this cream.
  • You should not use this cream for any other ailment except for the one prescribed by your doctor.
  • You should not give it to other people, even if they have the same symptoms that you have.
  • This cream should not be applied to the eyes or vagina.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this cream, wash your eyes with water immediately and if there are any symptoms, consult your doctor.
  • Lulican cream should not be used for children under 12 years of age.

Mode of Action of Lulican 1 %

How Does It Work?

Lulican cream works by inhibiting the action of an enzyme in the fungal cell wall. This blocks the formation of a substance called ergosterol which is essential for cell wall formation in fungus. This...
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Directions for Use of Lulican 1 %

  • Lulican cream has to be used for external application only as prescribed by your doctor.
  • It is not meant for use near the mouth, eye or vagina.
  • It should be applied to the affected area as a thin film and on 1 inch of skin around the affected area.
  • Wash your hands properly after you apply Lulican cream unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • Avoid touching the tip of the container to the infected area as it may contaminate the cream.

Interactions of Lulican 1 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Since this medicine is to be used externally on the skin, it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, always consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other h...
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  • You should always tell the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparation and supplements to avoid interaction with Lulican cream.
  • You should consult your doctor if you are on any other medicines along with Lulican cream.

Storage and disposal of Lulican 1 %

  • Store Lulican cream at room temperature between 20°C to 25°C.
  • Keep this cream out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Once opened, it should be used within one month.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly and do not throw it in trash or wastewater.

Dosage of Lulican 1 %

Overdose

Overdosage of Lulican cream is rare and no information is available on an overdose. In case you have applied too much of this cream, wipe off the extra cream with a cotton or tissue immediately and if...
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Missed a Dose

If you forget to use Lulican cream at the suggested time, use it as soon as you remember & carry on as before. Do not stop this medicine abruptly if you feel better without consulting your doctor.

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 Lulican cream in pregnancy?

A: Its safety in pregnancy is not established. You should consult your doctor before using Lulican cream in pregnancy to evaluate the benefit and risks.

Q: How should I use Lulican cream?

  • Use Lulican cream exactly as your doctor tells you to use it.
  • Apply a thin layer of the cream to the affected skin areas.
  • Extend the application to about 1 inch of the surrounding skin.
  • Do not rub the medicine. Wash your hands after you apply Luliconazole cream.

Q: How does Lulican cream work?

A: Lulican cream contains a medicine named Luliconazole, which is an anti-fungal medicine. It damages the cell membrane of fungal cells and eventually kills them.

Q: Can we use Lulican cream in children?

A: It may be used in children above 12 years of age. Do not use in a child younger than 12 years of age as their skin is very thin and the doses used in adults can not be used in children.

Q: Is Lulican cream suitable for skin allergy?

A: Lulican cream is used for the treatment of fungal skin infections. It is not useful for allergic skin disease. However, it may be used for secondary infections with allergies. You should consult your doctor before using Lulican cream.

Q: Can Lulican cream be useful for skin burns?

A: Lulican cream is used for the treatment of fungal skin infections. It is an antifungal medicine, which is not useful for skin burns.

Q: Can I Use Lulican cream for Athlete's foot?

A: Yes, an athlete's foot infection is due to fungus and it mainly affects the areas between the toes. Lulican cream acts against tinea pedis, the fungus causing foot fungal infections.

Q: What are the main causes of Athlete's foot infections?

A: It is found in people who have sweaty feet or wear tight shoes for a long time. It can affect the areas between the toes and can lead to itching, stinging and burning sensations.

Q: Will Lulican cream cure yeast and ringworm infection?

A: Yes, Lulican cream can be used to treat both yeast and ringworm infections.

Q: Can Lulican cream cause itching?

A: Yes, Lulican cream can have side effects, like all other medicines, although these don’t affect everyone and are usually mild and go away on their own. If side effects persist or there is no improvement in your condition then inform your doctor.

Q: What is the composition of Lulican cream?

A: The composition of Lulican cream is luliconazole, which is an antifungal medicine.

Q: How long should I use Lulican cream?

A: You should use Lulican cream for as long as a doctor has prescribed you. If you do not feel any improvement even after a week of using this cream, inform the doctor. But do not exceed the recommended duration.

Q: Can I apply it more than recommended times for better results?

A: No, you should not overapply this medicated cream. It will increase the risk of side effects such as skin irritation, burning, itching, etc. Thus, it is advised to apply for the prescribed duration.
Product Details
Brand
LULICAN
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/08/2023
Last Updated on: 07 Dec 2021 | 12:26 PM (IST)

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