Fusicare Cream (Fusidic Acid) by Life Pharmaceutical Company
Drug Category: Antibacterial
Indication: Treatment of primary and secondary skin infections caused by susceptible organisms
Each gram contains:
- Fusidic acid…………….20mg
- Fusidic Acid: Fusidic acid works by interfering with bacterial protein synthesis, specifically by preventing the translocation of the elongation factor G (EF-G) from the ribosome. It also can inhibit chloramphenicol acetyltransferase enzymes. Fusidic acid is a bacteriostatic antibiotic that is often used topically in creams and eyedrops, but may also be given systemically as tablets or injections.