Description Of FLUTIVATE CREAM
Flutivate Skin Ointment is a corticosteroid that is used to relieve symptoms associated with asthma and allergic rhinitis in adults and in children above 4 years of age. The topical form of this medicine is used to treat a variety of skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis. This medicine is not recommended for use as the primary treatment for asthma.
FLUTIVATE CREAM Chemical Name
Fluticasone Propionate (0.05% w/w)
FLUTIVATE CREAM Manufactured
GLAXOSMITHKLINE PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
Uses of FLUTIVATE CREAM
- Asthma - Maintenance
- Allergic rhinitis
- Inflammatory skin conditions
What is FLUTIVATE CREAM?
Flutivate Skin Cream is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses, Inflammatory manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses, Skin problems, Relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatose (topical), Redness and itchiness of skin, Inflammation of skin and other conditions.
How FLUTIVATE CREAM working
Flutivate Cream is a steroid medicine. It works by blocking the manufacture of certain chemical legate that make the skin red, tumefy and itchy due to skin conditions such as atopic eczema, allergic contact dermatitis, and psoriasis.
HOW TO USE FLUTIVATE CREAM
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and full length as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the insincere area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the insincere area.
FLUTIVATE CREAM Dosage
Inhaler/Nasal spray/Topical forms: Use/apply the missed dose as soon as you think of. If it is nearly time for your next shot , skip the missed dose. Do not twice your dose to make up for the missed one.
Seek emergency medical nursing or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
Adverse effects Of FLUTIVATE CREAM
- Most Common: Headache, inflammation of pharynx, nosebleed, nose burning/irritation, nausea/vomiting and cough.
- General: Hypersensitivity reactions including skin rash, edema of the face and tongue, itching, hives, asthma, wheezing and difficulty in breathing.
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of FLUTIVATE CREAM
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of tuberculosis, cataract, increased eye pressure, infections, kidney or liver disease, diarrhea, who are taking other medications, any allergy, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Always keep the inhaler hand in hand.
Storage Conditions for FLUTIVATE CREAM
Store it in controlled room temperature (4 and 30Â°C), and in an airtight container.