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Fluticasone
(Generic alternative to Cutivate Cream)

Manufacturer : Cipla
Formulation : Cream

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Cutivate Cream
(Fluticasone)

Manufacturer : Glaxo Smith Kline
Formulation : Cream

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What is Cutivate Cream /Fluticasone used for?

Cutivate is used a steroid topical to reduce and cure skin infections caused by allergic reactions, eczema, psoriasis, or other skin conditions.

How should Cutivate Cream /Fluticasone be stored?

Store this medication at room temperature in a cool, dry location.

General information

This medication should only be used by prescribed patient, do not give it to other people. The information provided is advisory only and does not contain all information pertaining to this medication. Talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider for question about this medication.

How should I take Cutivate Cream/Fluticasone ?

Take Cutivate as prescribed to you by your health care professional, or as directed to on the label. Always wash your hands before applying this medication. If your hands are included in your treatment you do not have to wash your hands after the treatment. Only use a small portion of medication. Do not use this medication on a long-term basis on your face. When applying the medication to your scalp, part your hair and apply the medication directly to your scalp. Do not cover skin after applying the medication. If you cover your skin it will increase the amount of medication your skin absorbs which can increase the severity of your side effects. If your condition does not improve within 2 weeks contact your doctor for further advice.

When should Cutivate Cream /Fluticasone not be taken?

If you have any allergies to fluticasone do not take this medication. This medication is not meant for acne, rosacea, or viral infections. If you have any type of skin infection or any allergies to other drugs inform your doctor of this before using Cutivate. This medication may be harmful to an unborn child. If you are pregnant do not take this medication. Do not apply this medication to any broken skin or open wounds.

What precautions should I follow when taking Cutivate Cream /Fluticasone ?

When prescribed this medication for treatment of a certain condition on a certain area of your body, do not apply this medication to any other areas which you were not directed to.

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Cutivate Cream /Fluticasone ?

Keep this medication away from your mouth, rectum, genital areas, and eyes. If you get this medication in your eyes, rinse thoroughly with water.

When should Cutivate Cream /Fluticasone not be taken?

Severe: Impaired vision/seeing halos around lights, mood changes, difficulty sleeping, weight gain, puffiness in your face, muscle weakness, exhausted sensation.

Common: Mild dryness, slight redness or irritation, treated skin changing color, headache, thinning or softening of your skin, skin rash around your mouth, swollen hair follicles, blisters or pimples on treated areas, stretch marks.

Other: None.

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