Zoflut Cream (Fluticasone)
What is Zoflut Cream (Fluticasone) used for?
Zoflut Cream (Fluticasone) is a medium strength topical corticosteroid used to treat inflammatory skin conditions. The medication operates by reducing inflammation to prevent swelling, irritation, and pain associated with these conditions. It is commonly prescribed for the treatment of psoriasis, eczema, dermatitis, or mild allergic reactions. Your doctor may also prescribe this medication for the treatment of other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Zoflut Cream (Fluticasone)?
Zoflut Cream (Fluticasone) should be used according to your doctor`s instructions and those included with the packaging to get the safest and most effective results from treatment. The typical dosage is one or two daily administrations to the affected area, but your individual directions will be based on your age, weight, current health, the condition being treated, and the severity of your symptoms. To use the medication rinse and dry the affected area to remove any dirt or loose skin, apply a small amount of cream, gently massage it into the skin, and leave the area uncovered to allow any excess medication to evaporate. Thoroughly wash your hands using soap and water after each administration to prevent the cream from contacting any mucous membranes or areas of skin not being treated. Ask your doctor or pharmacist any questions you have about the medicine to ensure the correct usage.
What are the side effects of Zoflut Cream (Fluticasone)?
Some patients using Zoflut Cream (Fluticasone) have reported experiencing side effects such as:
Serious side effects that may require immediate medical assistance are headaches, insomnia, blurry vision, hyperglycaemia, muscle fatigue, or unusual weight gain. Contact your doctor as soon as you experience any worrying or intense side effects to ensure the correct changes are made to your application frequency to prevent more health complications from occurring.
Zoflut Cream (Fluticasone) should not be applied to skin that is severely broken or damaged. The medication should not be used by patients who are children under three months old, allergic to fluticasone, who have had a bad reaction to similar treatments, or who have severe acne, rosacea, inflammation around the mouth, viral skin infections, bacterial skin infections, fungal skin infections, or inflammation surrounding the genitals or on the face. Also inform your doctor if you have psoriasis as frequent checkups may be required to make sure any necessary changes are made to your dosage.
Strictly use Zoflut Cream (Fluticasone) as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Zoflut Cream (Fluticasone) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.