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Ozecip Cream 5 gm

Ozecip Cream 5 gm

Prescription drug
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Composition

OZENOXACIN-1%W/W

Manufacturer/Marketer

Cipla Ltd

Consume Type

TOPICAL

Return Policy

Not Returnable

Expires on or after

Jan-25

About Ozecip Cream 5 gm

Ozecip Cream 5 gm belongs to an antibacterial class of medicine. It is a topical preparation used in the treatment of impetigo. Impetigo is a contagious skin infection causing red sores on the face. It involves the superficial area of the skin caused by organisms such as Staphylococcus aureus or Streptococcus pyogenes.

Ozecip Cream 5 gm contains Ozenoxacin, a quinolone antibiotic medicine. It works by inhibiting the protein synthesis responsible for bacterial cell growth, thereby killing the bacteria and treating bacterial infections. 

Ozecip Cream 5 gm is a topical preparation and should be applied as advised by the physician. Ozecip Cream 5 gm may cause certain side effects, such as itching, burning sensation, irritation, and redness at the site of application. These side effects do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if any of these side effects persist, inform your doctor.

Avoid using Ozecip Cream 5 gm if you are allergic to it. Inform your doctor if you have any liver or kidney disorders and other skin problems before using Ozecip Cream 5 gm. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before using Ozecip Cream 5 gm. This medicine can be used in both adults and children. However, use this cream in infants only if recommended by a paediatrician. Avoid applying Ozecip Cream 5 gm on open wounds, blisters and lesions.

Uses of Ozecip Cream 5 gm

Treatment of Impetigo

Medicinal Benefits

Ozecip Cream 5 gm contains Ozenoxacin, a quinolone antibiotic medicine. It works by inhibiting the protein synthesis responsible for bacterial cell growth. Thus, it kills the bacteria and treats bacterial infections. It is mainly caused by organisms such as Staphylococcus aureus or Streptococcus pyogenes.

Directions for Use

Wash and dry your hands thoroughly before and after each use. Take the required amount of Ozecip Cream 5 gm and apply a thin layer on the affected areas of the skin. Gently rub the cream until it is disappeared.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Ozecip Cream 5 gm

  • Burning sensation
  • Itching
  • Redness
  • Irritation

Drug Warnings

Using Ozecip Cream 5 gm should be avoided if you are allergic to it. Inform your doctor if you have any liver/kidney disorders and skin diseases before using Ozecip Cream 5 gm. Although it’s a topical cream, inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before using Ozecip Cream 5 gm. This medicine can be used in both adults and children. However, use this cream in infants only if recommended by a pediatric doctor. Avoid applying Ozecip Cream 5 gm on open wounds, blisters and lesions. Inform your doctor about all your medication history, including prescription and OTC medicines and herbal supplements, before starting treatment with Ozecip Cream 5 gm. Avoid contact with eyes, ears, nose and mouth. In case of accidental application, thoroughly wash with water.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: No interactions found

Drug-Food Interactions: No interactions found.

Drug-Disease Interactions: Ozecip Cream 5 gm should be used with caution in patients with liver diseases, kidney diseases, skin infections.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Try to wear loose clothes to avoid the spread of skin infection.
  • Avoid wearing wet clothes. Regularly change your socks and wash your feet. Avoid shoes that make your feet sweaty and hot.
  • Do not scratch the affected area of the skin, as it can spread the infection to other body parts.
  • Avoid sharing towels, combs, bedsheets, shoes or socks with others.
  • Manage stress, eat healthily, drink plenty of water, exercise regularly and get plenty of sleep.
  • Add ginger, garlic, and turmeric to your diet, which helps improve immunity and prevent infections.

Special Advise

  • Do not try to cover the infected area with a bandage or cloth unless prescribed by your doctor.
  • Ozecip Cream 5 gm is a topical preparation. Avoid oral, parenteral, vaginal, or rectal usage.

Disease/Condition Glossary

Impetigo: Impetigo is a contagious skin infection causing red sores on the face. It involves the superficial area of the skin caused by organisms such as Staphylococcus aureus or Streptococcus pyogenes. This condition mostly occurs in children and infants.

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Alcohol

Not applicable

No interaction was found.

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Pregnancy

Caution

Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning pregnancy before using Ozecip Cream 5 gm. Your doctor may prescribe this medicine if the benefits outweigh the risks.

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Breast Feeding

Caution

If you are breastfeeding, inform your doctor before using Ozecip Cream 5 gm. Your doctor may prescribe this medicine if the benefits outweigh the risks.

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Driving

Not applicable

Ozecip Cream 5 gm generally does not affect the ability to drive vehicles or operate machines

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Liver

Caution

Ozecip Cream 5 gm should be used with caution if you have liver disease. Please seek medical advice if you have any concerns about this.

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Kidney

Caution

Ozecip Cream 5 gm should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Please seek medical advice if you have any concerns about this.

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Children

Safe if prescribed

Ozecip Cream 5 gm is generally safe to be used in children. However, use this medicine in infants only if recommended by a doctor.

Country of origin

India

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Cipla House, Peninsula Business Park, Ganpatrao Kadam Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai-400013
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FAQs

Ozecip Cream 5 gm contains Ozenoxacin, a quinolone antibiotic medicine. It works by inhibiting the protein synthesis responsible for bacterial cell growth. Thereby killing the bacteria and treating bacterial infections.
Do not stop applying Ozecip Cream 5 gm even if the infection is reduced. Try to complete the full treatment course even if you feel better, as the infection can reoccur by abrupt stopping.

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