fusidic acid

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A steroid antibiotic used to treat skin and eye infections caused by staphylococci. It is administered topically and may cause hypersensitivity reactions. Trade names: Fucidin, Fucithalmic. See also sodium fusidate.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.

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