CIDOMYCIN CREAM; gentamicin, antibacterials .
ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF CIDOMYCIN CREAM
Each gram of cream contains: gentamicin sulphate equivalent to 3 mg gentamicin base.
INDICATION OF CIDOMYCIN CREAM
Gentamicin is a wide-spectrum antibiotic. Cidomycin skin ointment and cream are recommended for the treatment of primary and secondary skin infections due to susceptible bacteria. Primary infections: Impetigo contagiosa, superficial folliculitis, ecthyma, furunculosis, sycosis barbae and pyoderma gangrenosum. Secondary infections: Infected, contact seborrhoeic, and eczematoid dermatitis, pustular acne, infected burns and wounds, ulcers and paronychia.
DOSAGE OF CIDOMYCIN CREAM
Follow all directions given to you by your pharmacist or doctor carefully . They may differ from the information contained in this leaflet
Ask your pharmacist or doctor for help if you do not understand the instructions on the box .
The recommended dose is : –
A small amount of ointment or cream should be applied to the lesions three or four times daily or as prescribed. If necessary this may be covered with a dressing.
OVER-DOSAGE OF CIDOMYCIN CREAM
CONTRA-INDICATION OF CIDOMYCIN CREAM
Cidomycin is contra-indicated when there is a known hypersensitivity to any ingredient of the preparation.
STORAGE OF CIDOMYCIN CREAM
Store in a temperature not exceeding 30 °C .
PACK OF CIDOMYCIN CREAM
Tube of 15 g containing white cream which contains gentamicin sulphate in a water-miscible base.
CIDOMYCIN CREAM MANUFACTURED BY
GLOBAL NAPI PHARMACEUTICALS SECOND Industrial Zone, Sixth of October City – Egypt. Under licence of Safoni Aventis – France.