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fusidic acid, fusidate sodium-topical cream, ointment, gel

GENERIC NAME: FUSIDIC ACID, FUSIDATE SODIUM - TOPICAL CREAM, OINTMENT, GEL (fyou-SID-ick acid, FYOU-seh-date SO-dee-um)

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Discontinued Warning Icon Please Note: This Drug is no longer available in the United States.

USES: This medication is used to treat skin infections.

HOW TO USE: This medication is for topical use only as prescribed. Clean and dry the affected area as directed. Then apply a small amount of the medication on the skin. A thin layer is all that is needed. Cover with a bandage if directed to do so. Do not use large amounts, apply this more often or use this for longer than directed. Your condition will not clear faster, but the chance for side effects may be increased. Use carefully if applying to the face. Avoid contact in or around the eyes.




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