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INTRODUCTION

FUSIBACT B is a combination of Betamethasone and Fusidic acid which belongs to the group of medicines called Corticosteroids and Antibiotic respectively. It is used to treat conditions where the skin is inflamed (eczema or dermatitis) and also infected by germs (bacteria).

Eczema is a group of conditions that make your skin inflamed or irritated. It is also called as atopic dermatitis. If there is no improvement after 7 days, consult your doctor for advice.

Before using this medicine inform your doctor if you have heart disease, liver disease, kidney disease. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctors before using this medicine.

The most common side effects are itching, dryness, redness, and burning sensation at the application site. Consult your doctor if any of the above side effects worsen or persists for a longer duration.

USES OF FUSIBACT B

  • Used to treat conditions where the skin is inflamed (eczema or dermatitis) and also infected by germs (bacteria)

HOW FUSIBACT B WORKS

FUSIBACT B is a combination of Betamethasone and Fusidic Acid which treat skin infections. Betamethasone blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen and itchy. Fusidic acid stops bacterial growth by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Take FUSIBACT B as advised by your physician. It is for external use only. Check the label for directions before use. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF FUSIBACT B

COMMON

  • application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)

UNCOMMON

  • itchy rash and skin inflammation
  • worsening of eczema
  • skin burning
  • dry skin
  • application site pain
  • skin redness due to widening of the small blood vessels

RARE

  • hives
  • application site swelling, blisters

Stop using FUSIBACT B and contact your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following side effects:

  • allergic reaction symptoms such as shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, swelling of the face, mouth, throat, eyelids, lips, tongue, severe rash

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

FUSIBACT B is generally not recommended for use in pregnant women unless considered clearly necessary. Consult your doctor before using it.

BREASTFEEDING

FUSIBACT B is generally not recommended for use in breastfeeding unless considered clearly necessary. Consult your doctor before using it.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

FUSIBACT B will not have any effect on your ability to drive or use machines. Check with your doctor if you feel any side effect that may stop you from driving or using machinery.

ALLERGY

Do not use FUSIBACT B if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Betamethasone or Fusidic acid or any other ingredients of this medicine.

OTHERS

FUSIBACT B is not recommended for use if you have:

  • athlete’s foot or ringworm
  • cold sores or chickenpox
  • boils or spots
  • tuberculosis (TB) or syphilis
  • perioral dermatitis
  • acne rosacea
  • infected dermatitis  
  • acne vulgaris
  • open wounds or sensitive areas such as the nostrils, ears, lips or genitals
  • skin ulcers, broken veins or acne, skin folds  

Before using FUSIBACT B, inform your doctor if you have:

  • blurred vision or other visual disturbances
  • adrenal suppression symptoms such as tiredness, depression, and anxiety
  • susceptible to infections

Use in pediatrics:

There is no proper information regarding the use of this medicine in children. Consult your doctor before using.

Use in geriatrics:

FUSIBACT B should be used with caution in elderly patients. Consult your doctor before using.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug interactions:

Tell your doctor about all the medicines you use, including prescription and non-prescription medicines and herbal supplements.

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally uses too much of FUSIBACT B contact your doctor immediately or go to a nearby hospital.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Betamethasone, Fusidic Acid
Pharmacological Category :   Corticosteroids, Antibiotic
Therapeutic Indication :   Bacterial skin infections         
Dosage Forms :   Cream, Oinment

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep FUSIBACT B out of reach of children
  • Store at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT FUSIBACT B

Q: Can I stop using FUSIBACT B when my symptoms are relieved?

A: No, do not stop using this medicine and complete the full course of treatment, even if you feel better.

Q: How does FUSIBACT B works?

A: FUSIBACT B is a combination of Betamethasone and Fusidic Acid which treat skin infections. Betamethasone blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen and itchy. Fusidic acid stops bacterial growth by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

Q: Can I use FUSIBACT B during pregnancy?

A: No, FUSIBACT B is generally not recommended for use in pregnant women unless considered clearly necessary. Consult your doctor before using it.

Q: Can I use FUSIBACT B during breast feeding:

A: No, FUSIBACT B is generally not recommended for use in breastfeeding unless considered clearly necessary. Consult your doctor before using it.

REFERENCES

1. KD. Tripathi. Macrolide, Lincosamide, Glycopeptide and Other Antibacterial Antibiotics; Urinary Antiseptics & Drugs Acting on Skin and Mucous Membranes. Essentials of medical pharmacology. Seventh edition. 2013. Page – 756 & 893.

2. Drugs.com. [Accessed on April 15th 2022] https://www.drugs.com/uk/fusidic-acid-betamethasone-20-mg-g-1-mg-g-cream-leaflet.html

3. LEO Laboratories Limited. [Accessed on April 15th 2022] https://www.hpra.ie/img/uploaded/swedocuments/d55e07a3-af34-4125-b5b0-3c57dc714235.pdf

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Ingredient
    BETAMETHASONE 0.1 %+FUSIDIC ACID 2 %
    Hsn Code
    30049099
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