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Foban Cream: Foban cream is a topical treatment for bacterial skin infections. It could be used for an abrasion that is infected. ...Read more
Mometasone and fusidic acid cream prescribed on face...should i use it on face..will it trigger some reaction..?? Or will it turn my skin dark??
Why are you on it?: Why were you prescribed it? Ask again, and clarify please. ...Read more
Can foban cream be applied to wound on face. The main point is will it slow down the healing process? I want the wound to heal as soon as possible thx
Is foban cream good for facial skin healing. I have wound on the face and the doctor gave me foban cream for usage. Is foban cream good for heal? thx
Will foban delays the time of scabbing of a wound on face? I want the wound to have scab as soon as possible. Soshould i use foban cream or do nothin?
Wrong question: Throw away the foban. A scab is NOT desirable for best healing. Lubricate with vaseline or Aquaphor. Water is good for it. No antibiotic or antiseptic is of the slightest benefit except as lubrication. They may cause allergic reactions. Wounds heal better without any of them!!!! ...Read more
Not recommended: As harmless as an antibiotic cream might seem, it is actually absorbed into the skin and the rest of the body. That means different germs 'see' this medication and can generate resistance to it - which may be an issue down the road. (Hopefully never but you can't predict the future). Better to find out what exactly is causing the rash and base your treatment on that. A dermatologist may be of help ...Read more
Is Fusidic acid or Gentamicin more suitable for paronychia? For mild cases, is oral antibiotics necessary?
I've just used Fusidic acid cream under the penile skin and just realised its over a year old .. seal open , will I be okay?
Yes: Just get a new prescription for your next dose ...Read more
Is fusinol which contains fusidic acid and beclomethasone dipropuonate ..safe in pregnancy as m 7 mnths pregnant. .
How long should it take for symptoms to clear up for nonpuerperal mastitis with fusidic acid and clindamycin? I'm on day 4 and still red and swollen
My derm.Lanced me somemilia onface then i put fusidic acid on!wound.4 ds later red patchs.He toldme its allergy but iused thiscream a lot & nothig happ?
My dermatologist inject my keloid and its flattening.She ask me to apply the fusidic acid on the keloid on my chest. What is the use of fusidic acid ?
Do ! allergic reaction on face in ! form red patchs dt.Top.Fusidic acid antib. Can leave any hypepig. Or marks when it fades?Btw im fitzpatrick score3
Probably not: You are having an allergic reaction to a topical antibiotic cream. Stop usung it and take an antihistamine if you are red and itching. Benadryl, (diphenhydramine) zyrtec, claritin, or Allegra can help this. When the allergic reaction stops it will go away and your skin will not hyperpigment. Avoid ever putting antibiotic cream on your face it is oily and can cause acne. ...Read more
Eye drops: The drops are mild,for the yes,any drops used in eyes,go through tear ducts in nose,and there on to throat,as in tears we swallow them ...Read more
I have a vaginal acne and was wondering if i can apply Fusidic acid 2%. I am not sexually active.
Can you tell me what you suggest if i accidentally swallowed a drop of fusidic acid eye drops will it harm me?
No harm at all: When you apply these drops to your eyes, some of it passes down the lacrimal drainage system into your nose and then down your throat with no harm. A direct application of a drop into the throat will do no harm. ...Read more
What are the chances of developing C. Diff infection when taking Clindamycin 1800mg/day and Fusidic Acid 1500mg/day for 10 days and probiotics?
Always a Risk: Anytime you significantly alter the normal gut flora with antibiotics you run the risk of C. Diff overgrowth it's associated complications. ...Read more