AFFUSINE

Brand name authorized in: Netherlands

Active ingredients

The drug AFFUSINE contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):

1 Fusidic acid
UNII 59XE10C19C - FUSIDIC ACID

Fusidic acid belongs to a unique group of antibiotics, the fusidanes, which act to inhibit bacterial protein synthesis by blocking the lengthening of factor G. Fusidic acid is active against staphylococcus epidermidis and methicillin resistant staphylococci.

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Medicine classification

This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Fusidic acid
D Dermatologicals → D06 Antibiotics and chemotherapeutics for dermatological use → D06A Antibiotics for topical use → D06AX Other antibiotics for topical use
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Unique identifiers

This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed:

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
NL
Z-Index G-Standaard, PRK
Identifier(s): 16705