Balad, Cream 2%, For Bacterial Infection -15 Gm
Fusidic Acid Cream
Category Of Balad Cream
Antibiotic Topical Preparation
Mechanism Of Action Of Fusidic Acid Cream
Fusidic Acid is an antibiotic used topically to treat skin infections caused by bacteria.
Therapeutic Indications Of Balad Cream
Indicated for skin infections caused by bacteria such as impetigo (crusty and swollen skin), infected dermatitis (inflammation of the skin), and infected wounds and burns.
Method Of Administration Of Balad Cream
Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor or pharmacist has told you.
Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
The recommended dose:
It is usually recommended that you use this medicine 2 – 3 times daily.
Doses may be changed in special conditions so always follow your doctor's or pharmacist's instructions.
If you take more than you should, talk to a doctor or go to the hospital straight away.
If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember it unless it is nearly time for your next dose.
Do not take a double dose (two doses at the same time) to make up for the forgotten dose.
Undesirable Side Effects Of Balad Cream
Although the following side effects are not common in everyone, some patients may complain from:
Mild irritation at the site of application
Pregnancy & Breastfeeding Precautions While Taking Balad Cream
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.
Your doctor will discuss the possible risks and benefits of using this medicine during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Warnings & Special Precautions While Taking Balad Cream
Be careful while using this medicine near your eyes.
Do not use it longer than you have been told. A second infection may happen.
Tell your doctor about all the medicines you are taking.
Storage Conditions Of Balad Cream
Store below 25°c
Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
Store in the original package to protect from moisture.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the box/blisters/label. The expiry date refers to the last day of the month.