Sofraderm Cream is an aminoglycoside antibiotic agent that is used in combination with other drugs for treating infections. It is used together with antiseptic and anti bacterial eye drops, topical antiseptic creams, etc. It helps to prevent the spread of infection caused by bacteria by restricting the growth and replication of the bacterial cells. It is highly effective in treatment of infections caused by aerobic bacteria Sofraderm Cream and works by binding with ribosomal subunit proteins present in the bacterial cells. This causes misreading of the tRNA in the cells and thus prevents the bacteria from synthesizing proteins essential for its growth.
potential side effects resulting from the usage of Sofraderm Cream are ototoxicity, burning sensation, tingling sensation, hearing loss, irritation, rash and itching. Sofraderm Cream is contraindicated in case of allergy to belladonna alkaloids, perforation in the tympanic membrane, fungal or viral infections in the eye. Without proper prescription in such cases there can be severe complications on the usage of the drugs. It is recommended that you consult with a doctor before using the drug if you are suffering from these issues. If used with gramicidin Sofraderm Cream reduces the risk of selecting resistant bacteria.
Is It safe with alcohol?No interaction found between the medication and alcohol.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?This medication is not safe to use during pregnancy. Doctor consultation is recommended.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?This medication is not safe to use during breastfeeding. Doctor consultation is recommended.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?No interaction has been found between driving and consuming this medication.
Does this affect kidney function?The drug in small amount is absorbed from the topical sites and excreted unchanged by kidney. This may accumulate in patients with renal insufficiency and cause further damage to kidney. Doctor consultation is recommended.
Does this affect liver function?The medication is not known to affect functioning of liver. Consult your doctor before consuming the medication.
Being an antibiotic, this medication works by binding to the 30S ribosomal subunit of the bacteria, causing mRNA misreading and insertion of incorrect amino acids into vital bacterial proteins. This causes vital proteins to malfunction, leading to the death of the bacteria.
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