Flucort-C Cream is a combination medicine that is used to treat various types of skin infections. It minimizes symptoms of inflammation such as redness, swelling, and itching by acting against the infection-causing microorganisms.
Flucort-C Cream is only meant for external use and should be used as advised by your doctor. A thin layer of the medicine should be applied only to the affected areas of the skin with clean and dry hands. Wash your hands before and after applying the medicine.
If it gets into your eyes, nose, mouth, or vagina rinse with water. It may take several days to weeks for your symptoms to improve, but you should keep using this medicine regularly. The course of the treatment should be completed to ensure better efficacy of the medicine. If your condition does not improve or gets worse, you should talk to your doctor.
This is usually a safe medicine, however, it may cause burning, irritation, itching, and redness at the application site. These side effects are usually mild and self-limiting. Serious side effects are rare. You must consult the doctor if you experience any allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath, etc.).
Before using this medicine, it is important to tell your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines for the same disease or other diseases. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should use this medicine with proper consultation and caution. If you are a known allergic to the medicine, you must refrain from using this medicine and consult the doctor about this condition. During the course of the treatment, do not touch or scratch the infected skin areas as this may worsen or spread the infection.
How to use flucort-c cream
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
What is it prescribed for?
Psoriasis is a skin condition that causes a rash with itchy, scaly patches, most commonly on the knees, elbows, trunk and scalp. Flucort Skin Cream is used to treat psoriasis.
Eczema is a skin condition that causes inflamed, itchy, cracked, and rough skin. Flucort Skin Cream is used to treat the eczema.
- Atopic dermatitis
Atopic dermatitis is a type of eczema that causes irritation and itching on the skin due to allergens, infections, dryness, etc. This condition typically appears on the arms and behind the knees, characterised by symptoms such as skin rash, redness, and itching. Flucort Skin Cream is used in the treatment of atopic dermatitis.
How flucort-c cream works
Flucort-C Cream is a combination of two medicines: Ciclopirox and Fluocinolone acetonide which treat skin infections. Ciclopirox works by stopping the growth of fungi on the skin by preventing them from forming their own protective covering. Fluocinolone acetonide is a steroid which blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen and itchy.
Apply the missed dose of Flucort-C Cream as soon as you remember. If it is time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed dose. Do not apply a double dose to make up for the missed one.
An overdose of Flucort-C Cream is not likely to cause severe symptoms unless it is applied for a prolonged period in large quantities. However, ingestion of this medicine may cause harm and immediate medical intervention may be required. Consult your doctor immediately for further guidance.
Side effects of flucort-c cream
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Flucort-C
- Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)
Flucort-C Cream is meant for external use on your skin only. Apply a thin layer of Flucort Skin Cream to the affected area as instructed by your doctor. Do not apply in larger or smaller quantities than recommended. Do not cover the application area with bandages or other coverings unless specifically instructed by the doctor. Contact your doctor if symptoms do not improve or resolve after two weeks of use. Avoid using this medicine for more than the recommended duration to avoid undesired effects.
Warnings for special population
Flucort-C Cream is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant before using this medicine.
Due to the lack of relevant safety data, Flucort-C Cream is not recommended for use during breastfeeding unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor if you are a breastfeeding woman.
1.what happens if you take too much Flucort C Cream?
If you apply too much Flucort-C Cream so, which may cause harm to your skin, try to avoid applying an overdose of creams and you should apply as per your doctor’s recommendations only.
2. What if you forget to take Flucort C Cream?
If you forget to take Flucort-C Cream so, there will be no such effects even though, you can use the creams at the same time or the next day to get the best results but try to apply them per day.
3. How Does Flucort C Cream Work?
Flucort-C Cream consists of two different elements Fluocinolone Acetonide Topical and Ciclopirox Olamine Topical. And such elements go to your skin and then prevent the growth of bacterial infections immediately and then provide relief from the entire skin problems right away.
4. How to Take Flucort C Cream?
The Flucort-C Cream is recommended to take two times a day the cream should be applied on your infected areas of skin and leave it overnight and then rinse your face with water.
5.What Are the Common Drug Interactions?
The Common Drug Interactions of Flucort C Cream says you should not use or apply for other medicines with the Flucort C Cream and also it is recommended not to use the medicine when you have other allergy problems or any other skin condition even in such reaction you should avoid this medicine.