What is Nadifloxacin 1% cream/gel topical
Nadibact gel is manufactured by a reputable international company Cipla. It contains the main active ingredient Nadifloxacin 1% in a gel base. Nadifloxacin 1% gel or cream is an effective, safe, and well-tolerated topical treatment for patients with mild to moderate acne vulgaris. Histopathological changes after nadifloxacin treatment were well correlated with clinical outcomes. Therefore, nadifloxacin can be used as an effective and safe treatment option in the management of mild to moderate acne.
Nadifloxacin is a new topical antibiotic for the treatment of acne. Only a few studies on its use and effectiveness could be found in the literature. Nadifloxacin may be an alternative to other topical antibiotics and benzoyl peroxide or its use along with benzoyl peroxide may be more effective and rational to prevent possible future resistance.
Brand names: Acuatim, Nadiflox, Nadoxin, Nadixa, Activon
How to use topical Nadifloxacin 1% cream/gel
Strictly use Nadibact Cream (Nadifloxacin) according to your doctor`s instructions to get the safest and most effective results from treatment. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
To administer Nadibact Cream (Nadifloxacin) rinse and dry the area to remove any dirt or loose skin, apply a small amount of cream, gently massage it into the skin, and leave the area uncovered to allow any excess medication to evaporate. Thoroughly wash your hands following each use to prevent any cream from contacting the mucous membranes or other areas of the skin not being treated.
Side effects of Nadifloxacin 1% gel
Patients, using Nadibact Cream (Nadifloxacin) may experience some side effects. Report all reactions to your physician. Possible examples include:
- Mild stinging or burning sensations
- Slight redness or irritation of the skin
- Dryness of the skin
- A slight change in skin color
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.
Precautions when using Nadifloxacin 1% gel
Nadibact Cream (Nadifloxacin) should not be applied to skin that is broken or severely damaged. Do not use this medication if you are allergic to nadifloxacin or if you have had a bad reaction to similar treatments in the past. You are also recommended to consult your doctor before beginning use to make sure you do not have any health conditions that may cause unexpected complications during treatment.
Nadibact Cream (Nadifloxacin) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Before you begin using this medication, ensure your physician is aware of the following:
- If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
- If you have any allergies.
- If you have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.
- If you are using any other drugs or medication.
- If you are using any vitamins or supplements.