Soframycin Pharmacology


About Soframycin
Aminoglycoside antibiotic, Ophthalmic antibacterial agent.
Mechanism of Action of Soframycin
Framycetin exerts its bactericidal action by inhibiting bacterial protein synthesis. The process involves 1 Penetration of bacterial cell membrane & binding directly to the bacterial ribosome, 2.Misleading of m-RNA codon by bacterial ribosome, 3.Formation of peptide chains with wrong amino acid sequence which gets incorporated into bacterial cell membrane and alters its permeability, 4.Bacterial cell lysis. Framycetin works by killing the bacteria that causes infection.
Pharmacokinets of Soframycin
Onset of Action for Soframycin
Duration of Action for Soframycin
Half Life of Soframycin
Side Effects of Soframycin
Contra-indications of Soframycin
1.Hypersensitivity to Framycetin
Special Precautions while taking Soframycin
1.Prolonged use
Pregnancy Related Information
Old Age Related Information
Breast Feeding Related Information
Children Related Information
Indications for Soframycin
4.Sycosis barbae
8.Contact dermatitis
Interactions for Soframycin
Typical Dosage for Soframycin
Apply Framycetin 1.5% on the affected area 2 - 4 times a day
Schedule of Soframycin
Storage Requirements for Soframycin
Store at cool dry place. Protect from light. Do not freeze. Keep out of the reach of children
Effects of Missed Dosage of Soframycin
Apply the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Effects of Overdose of Soframycin
Give supportive measures and symptomatic treatment.

Home Delivery for Soframycin in Your City

Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including soframycin.

However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for soframycin and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for soframycin may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.

Please be aware that you should take soframycin only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for soframycin before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for soframycin with the pharmacy.

Soframycin is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for soframycin might be better known than soframycin itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have soframycin in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for soframycin.