Chemist Laboratories Ltd.
Fungison is indicated for
Steroid-responsive inflammatory dermatoses
- Tinea pedis
- Tinea cruris
- Tinea corporis
- Pityriasis versicolor
- Cutaneous candidiasis
Precautions and warnings
Hypersensitivity has rarely been filmed, If it occurs, application of the product should be discontinued, The infected area should be unbroken clean and dry during treatment.
- transient local mild irritation
- itching & redness may occur immediately after application. Econazole has minimal allergenic effect
- is well tolerated
- even by delicate skin. Adrenal suppression on long term continuous topical steroid therapy may occur
- particularly in infants or children
- or when occlusive dressings are applied. It should be noted that an infant's napkin may act as an occlusive dressing.
Econazole: Theoretical likely for comps metabolized by CYP3A4/2C9, oral anticoagulants example warfarin and amp; acenocoumarol.
Triamcinolone: Lowering of plasma salicylate levels, Increased risk of GI bleeding and ulceration with NSAIDs, Antagonized blood glucose-heavy effects of the anti diabetics, Increased risk of hyperkalaemia with amphotericin B, ? Agonists, ?-blockers, Potassium-depleting diuretics, theophylline,Increased clearance of the triamcinolone with cyclosporin, carbamazepine, phenytoin, barbiturate, rifampicin,Infections may develop if presented with bouncy vaccines.
Not to be used in the treatment of ill lesions and viral diseases of the skin (herpes, vaccinia, varicella),True hypersensitivity.
Mode of actions
Econazole modifies the permeability of cell fence membrane in fungi; may interfere along with RNA and protein synthesis, and lipid metabolism.
Triamcinolone has mainly glucocorticoid activity, It suppresses the migration of polymorphonuclear leukocytes and reduces capillary permeability thereby decreasing inflammation.
Dosage & Administration
For topical administration only.Adults: Apply twice daily to the affected area and rub on the skin gently with the finger. Continue the applications for 14 days or as directed by the doctor.Children: Suitable for topical application to children.
Pregnancy & Lactation
Although animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women, but during pregnancy, this medicine can be used just when definitely required despite potential risks.
Mothers with a newborn baby who have used this drug during the last 3 months of pregnancy may seldom create symptoms including drowsiness, muscle stiffness or shakiness, feeding or breathing troubles, constant crying. If you notice any of these symptoms of your baby's particularly during their first month, tell the doctor immediately.
This medicine passes into breast milk. Talk to your doctor before breastfeeding.
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