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Generic : Fluticasone Propionate (0.05% w/w)

Treatment : Severe Allergic Reaction , Skin Condition With Inflammation And Itching

Pack size : 20 Gm (Ointment)

Manufacturer : Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Made In : INDIA



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Flutivate 0.005% Ointment belongs to a group of medicines called steroids. It is used for the treatment of skin conditions with inflammation and itching such as eczema, dermatitis, and psoriasis. It provides relief from pain, swelling, redness, and itching in several skin problems.

Flutivate 0.005% Ointment is only meant for external use and should be used as advised by your doctor. You should normally wash and dry the affected area before applying a thin layer of the medicine. Avoid any contact with your eyes, nose, or mouth. Rinse it off with plenty of water in case of accidental contact. Avoid covering the treated area with airtight dressings such as bandages unless directed by a doctor.

Using of the medicine may cause itching or burning sensation, irritation, redness, and swelling at the site of application. These side effects are temporary and usually go away with time. However, if they persist or worsen, let your doctor know. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctors before using this medicine. It should not be used in children below 3 months of age.


In Treatment of Skin conditions with inflammation & itching

Flutivate 0.005% Ointment is effective in treating skin conditions with inflammation and itching such as eczema, dermatitis, and psoriasis. It works by reducing the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation of the skin. When used correctly it is a safe and effective treatment. It reduces the redness, rash, pain, or itchiness caused by your skin’s reaction to an irritant. It thus improves your self-esteem and confidence as your appearance changes.

You should always use it as prescribed and only apply the amount you have been told to. Keep using it for as long as it is prescribed to get the full benefits.



This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the ointment.



Flutivate 0.005% Ointment is a steroid medicine. It works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers that make the skin red, swollen and itchy due to skin conditions such as atopic eczema, allergic contact dermatitis, and psoriasis.





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Flutivate 0.005% Ointment may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

Breast feeding

Flutivate 0.005% Ointment is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
However, avoid applying Flutivate 0.005% Ointment on the breasts to avoid accidental ingestion by the infant.


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No interaction found/established


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Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Flutivate

  • Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)


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Q. What is Flutivate 0.005% Ointment? What is it used for?

Flutivate 0.005% Ointment belongs to a group of medicines called steroids, also known as corticosteroids. Flutivate 0.005% Ointment is used to treat various allergic skin conditions such as eczema and atopic dermatitis. Flutivate 0.005% Ointment effectively reduces symptoms associated with such conditions such as swelling, itching and redness.

Q. How does Flutivate 0.005% Ointment work?

Flutivate 0.005% Ointment works by decreasing the inflammation caused by allergies. It reduces inflammation by blocking the release of certain natural substances that cause allergic symptoms such as swelling, redness and pain.

Q. How long does Flutivate 0.005% Ointment take to start working?

The time required by Flutivate 0.005% Ointment to start showing its effects may differ from person to person. Usually, it starts showing relief within 8 hours of starting Flutivate 0.005% Ointment. It may even take several days before you see maximum benefits. In order to improve your symptoms faster, it is important to take the medicine regularly to gain maximum benefit from the medicine.

Q. Is Flutivate 0.005% Ointment good for burns?

No, Flutivate 0.005% Ointment should never be applied in those areas of the skin that have burns, cuts or scrapes. If Flutivate 0.005% Ointment accidentally gets onto such areas, rinse the area thoroughly with water. It is advisable that you use this medicine only as directed by your doctor to avoid any adverse effects and worsening of your condition.

Q. How to use Flutivate 0.005% Ointment?

Before using Flutivate 0.005% Ointment, clean and dry the affected area. Gently and thoroughly massage it into the skin. Be careful not to get the medication in your eyes or mouth. If Flutivate 0.005% Ointment gets in your eyes accidentally, wash with plenty of water and call your doctor if your eyes are irritated.

Q. What precautions do I need to take while using Flutivate 0.005% Ointment?

Be careful not to get Flutivate 0.005% Ointment into your eyes or mouth. If you happen to get it in your eyes, rinse off with plenty of water immediately and contact your doctor. You must not use Flutivate 0.005% Ointment if you are allergic to it or any of its ingredients. Tell your doctor if you notice any allergic reaction while using it for the first time. Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines regularly to prevent any allergic reaction with other medicines. Do not cover the area being treated with Flutivate 0.005% Ointment with a bandage, as this may increase absorption of this medicine and increase the side effects. Do not use more than what is recommended to relieve your symptoms faster. Using more than what is advised will only increase the side effects. Also, let your doctor know if you are planning to conceive. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should use Flutivate 0.005% Ointment only if prescribed by the doctor.


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Pack size  – 20 Gm

pack form  – Ointment


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 Information Leaflet

Always read the patient information leaflet before commencing treatment.

Important: We advise you to always read the patient information leaflet inside the medication box, as the generic medication may not always entirely match the patient information leaflet listed. Please contact us if you have any questions.

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