Flutivate Ointment 20gm

Skin Infections Rx required

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MRP ₹175.30
(Inclusive of all taxes) * Mfr: Glaxosmithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd * Country of Origin: India
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INTRODUCTION

FLUTIVATE contain Fluticasone which belongs to a group of medicine called corticosteroids. It is a potent corticosteroid that is applied to the skin to treat a wide variety of inflammatory skin diseases. It is used for the relief of inflamed skin, redness and itching in several skin problems not caused by germs and responsive to corticosteroids.

It works by activating natural substances in the skin to reduce swelling, redness, and itching of the skin. It is only for external use. Avoid contact with your eyes, nose, or mouth. Rinse it off with plenty of water in case of accidental contacts. Avoid covering the treated areas with airtight dressing such as bandage unless directed by a doctor. This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in children under 1 year. Before using this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before using this medicine.

USES OF FLUTIVATE

  • Treat wide variety of inflammatory skin diseases

HOW FLUTIVATE WORKS

FLUTIVATE works by activating natural substances in the skin to reduce swelling, redness, and itching of the skin.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always use FLUTIVATE exactly as your doctor has told you. For external use only. Check the label for directions before use.

SIDE EFFECTS OF FLUTIVATE

COMMON

  • itching (pruritus)

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Itching:

Apply a cold, wet cloth, or ice pack on the skin. Moisturize your skin. Apply cooling agents, such as menthol or calamine.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

FLUTIVATE should only be used during pregnancy if the expected benefit to the mother outweighs the possible risk to the unborn child. Consult your doctor for advice.

BREASTFEEDING

FLUTIVATE should only be used during lactation if the expected benefit to the mother outweighs the possible risk to the child. Consult your doctor for advice.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

FLUTIVATE is not known to negatively affect the ability to drive or operate machinery.

ALLERGY

Do not use FLUTIVATE if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to fluticasone or any other ingredients in this medicine.

OTHERS

Tell your doctor, if you:

  • suffer from rosacea (flushing and inflammation of the facial skin), acne vulgaris or perioral dermatitis (inflammatory rash around the mouth)
  • have infections of the skin with viruses such as herpes simplex or chickenpox
  • suffer from perianal or genital pruritus (itching around the back passage and genitals)
  • suffer from ulcers in the skin, atrophy (thinning of skin) or fragile skin vessels
  • suffer from ichthyosis (skin disorder characterised by dryness and fish skin-like scaling on the skin)
  • suffer from juvenile dermatosis (any skin diseases characterised by inflammation) or dermatosis in infants under 1 year of age, including dermatitis (inflammation of the skin) and napkin eruptions
  • suffer from ulcerated injuries
  • suffer from infected skin lesion caused by infection with fungi or bacteria

INTERACTIONS

Tell your doctor about all the topical medicines you are taking.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Fluticasone
Pharmacological Category :   Corticosteroid, Topical
Therapeutic Indication :   Inflammatory skin diseases
Dosage Forms :   Cream, Oinment, Nasal spray

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT FLUTIVATE

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming FLUTIVATE?

FLUTIVATE is not known to negatively affect the ability to drive or operate machinery.

Can I take FLUTIVATE during allergy?

No, do not take this medicine if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to fluticasone or any other ingredients in this medicine.

Is FLUTIVATE a steroid?

Yes, it belongs to a group of medicine called corticosteroids.

REFERENCES

1. KD Tripathi. Drugs for Cough and Bronchial Asthma. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology. Seventh Edition,2013. Page-231.

2. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. Page -1644-1646.

3. C M Spencer 1, L R Wiseman. Topical fluticasone propionate: a review of its pharmacological properties and therapeutic use in the treatment of dermatological disorders. NIH: National Library of Medicine, National center of biotechnology Information Pubmed.gov. Apr 1997. [Accessed 16 Nov 2020] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/18020489/

4. Laboratorios Salvat, S.A; Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC); [Revised on May 2020] [Accessed 16 Nov 2020] https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.9364.pdf

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Flutivate Ointment 20gm

Flutivate Ointment 20gm Mfr: Glaxosmithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd

M.R.P.: Rs.175.30
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