Medicine : Altargo 01% Oint(15gm)

Name:Altargo 01% Oint(15gm)
Manufacturer:Alembic Chemical Works Co Ltd
Generic Use:Retapamulin
Composition:Retapamulin(1 % W/w X 5g)

Generic ( Retapamulin )

Typical use Of Retapamulin :Impetigo.
Mechanism of action of Retapamulin :Retapamulin Is A Bacterial Protein Synthesis Inhibitor Belonging To A Class Of Compounds Called Pleuromutilins. These Compounds Inhibit The Initiation Of Protein Synthesis By Binding To A Specific Site On The 50S Subunit Of Bacterial Ribosome (domain V Of 23S RRNA). This Binding Site Involves Ribosomal Protein L3 And Is In The Region Of The Ribosomal P Site And Peptidyl Transferase Center. By Virtue Of Binding To This Site, Pleuromutilins Inhibit Peptidyl Transfer, Block P-site Interactions, And Prevent The Normal Formation Of Active 50S Ribosomal Subunits.
Drug Interaction of Retapamulin :Tell Your Doctor Of All Prescription And Nonprescription Medication You May Use. Do Not Start Or Stop Any Medicine Without Doctor Or Pharmacist Approval.
Side effects of Retapamulin :Headache, Pyrexia, Pruritus, Eczema, Diarrhoea, Application Site Irritation, Pain, Erythema.


How Retapamulin will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Retapamulin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Retapamulin

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