Sofradex Cream 20 gm

Sofradex Cream 20 gm

Sanofi India Ltd
Composition of Sofradex Cream 20 gm:
Framycetin Topical 1%w/w + Dexamethasone Topical 0.1%w/w
MRP: 22.13 Inclusive of all Taxes
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Bacterial skin infections


Framycetin Topical is used to treat bacterial infections of the skin, eyes, and ears, and is generally used in prevention of the infection of burn wounds or after foreign body removal from the eyes.
Dexamethasone Topical is generally used in treatment of the treatment of allergy symptoms.

Side effects

  • Application site reactions (burning
  • Burning sensation
  • Eye irritation
  • irritation
  • itching and redness)
  • Watery eyes

How it works

Framycetin Topical is an antibiotic which treats the infection by killing bacteria. It kills the bacteria by preventing the supply of proteins that are essential for the bacteria to carry out vital functions.
Dexamethasone Topical is a steroid. It blocks the production of some chemical messengers that cause inflammation, redness, swlling & other allergies in the body thereby improving the condition.
Q. What is framycetin sulphate/Soframycin?
Framycetin belongs to a class of medicines called as aminoglycoside antibiotics. It acts by killing bacteria that cause infections. Soframycin is a brand name of framycetin.

Q. Are decadron and prednisone same as dexamethasone?
No, Decadron is a brand name of dexamethasone. Prednisone, however, is entirely different drug. Both drugs belong to a same class of medications called corticosteroids

Q. Is dexamethasone a narcotic, sulfa drug, NSAID or controlled substance?
No, dexamethasone is a corticosteroid drug which shows anti-inflammatory action. It is not a controlled substance or sulfa drug. It can be obtained only on production of valid prescription

Q. Is Dexamethasone Topical safe for toddlers?
No, Dexamethasone Topical is not safe for toddlers.
  • Your doctor has prescribed Dexamethasone Topical to treat inflammation (redness and swelling) of the eye.Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.Do not use Dexamethasone Topical for more than the prescribed duration as it may cause glaucoma or secondary infection.May require frequent follow-ups with the doctor to monitor side effects.Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute immediately after instilling the drop.Wait for at least 5-10 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution.Stinging sensation may occur for 1-2 mins. Notify your doctor if it persists for longer.Make sure to use within 4 weeks of opening the bottle.

Product Details

SKU: PC-955
Product Description: Sofradex Cream 20 gm is manufactured by Sanofi India Ltd
Packing: Tube
Condition: New
Sold by: Pulse Pharmacy India Pvt. Ltd.

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