What is Sertacide B?
Sertacide B Cream is used for Skin Fungal Infection, Fungal Infections, Runny Nose, Allergic Rhinitis, Hay Fever, Ulcerative Colitis and other conditions.
Sertacide B Cream contains Beclometasone, and Sertaconazole as active ingredients.
Sertacide B Cream works by slowing down the growth of fungi by preventing formation of ergosterol; blocking the release of certain chemicals thus curing inflammation;
Detailed information related to Sertacide B Cream’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Sertacide B Cream Uses
Sertacide B Cream is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Skin Fungal Infection
- Fungal Infections
- Runny Nose
- Allergic Rhinitis
- Hay Fever
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Inflammation In Nose
Sertacide B Cream Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Sertacide B Cream improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Slowing down the growth of fungi by preventing formation of ergosterol.
- Blocking the release of certain chemicals thus curing inflammation.
Sertacide B Cream – Composition and Active Ingredients
Sertacide B Cream is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Sertaconazole (2% W/W)
- Beclometasone (0.025% W/W)
Sertacide B Cream – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Sertacide B Cream. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Dry Skin
- Burning Skin
- Contact Dermatitis
- Application Site Reaction
- Skin Tenderness
- Blistering Or Oozing In The Place Of Application
Sertacide B Cream – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Avoid contact with the eyes, nose, mouth and other mucous membranes
- Children younger than 12 years old
- Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
- Do not stop taking medicine
- Do not use any bandages, dressings, or wraps
- Do not use it continuously for longer than 3 months
Sertacide B Cream – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Sertacide B Cream may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Sertacide B Cream may interact with the following drugs and products:
Sertacide B Cream – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Sertacide B Cream is a contraindication. In addition, Sertacide B Cream should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Concurrent use of diaphragm contraceptive
Sertacide B Cream – Frequently asked Questions
- Is Sertacide B Cream safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
o Sertaconazole: Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
o Beclometasone: No
- Is Sertacide B Cream safe while breastfeeding?
o Sertaconazole: Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
o Beclometasone: No
- Can Sertacide B Cream be used for skin fungal infection and fungal infections?
Yes, skin fungal infection and fungal infections are among the most common reported uses for Sertacide B Cream. Please do not use Sertacide B Cream for skin fungal infection and fungal infections without consulting first with your doctor. Click here to find out what other patients report as common uses for Sertacide B Cream.
- Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Sertacide B Cream medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Sertacide B Cream. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.