Itrazol — instructions for use tablets and what it is
Drug Itrazol — usage instructions
For the treatment of fungal infections using Itrazol is a synthetic drug for topical application. The active substance of the medicine effectively counteract the development of fungus on the walls of the cells, relieves symptoms, and restores the normal condition of the nail plate. In this article we will look at the drug Itrazol instructions for use and treatment of fungal infections.
- The composition and form of issue
- Indications for use
- Side effects
- Quick instructions for use of the drug
- Special instructions
The composition and form of issue
The main active substance is Itraconazole Itrazol in one capsule of the drug contains 100 mg of the substance. As additional funds drug contains:
- micronized poloxamer;
- corn starch;
- titanium dioxide.
The photo shows the drug published in different doses.
For information! Violation of the synthesis of ergosterol causes a number of changes in the level of permeability of the membrane to the walls of the cells, due to which there is a neutralization of the fungus active substance is Itraconazole.
Dosage form of the drug tablets, hard texture, white color and covered with gelatin. Capsules are produced in a solid box, 6 or 14 pieces in a mesh plate. Inside the capsule contains a light yellow or dark brown spherical micro granules.
Indications for use
The main active component of Itrazole is antifungal agent synthetic origin, which possesses a wide spectrum of action. Drug prescribed for the treatment of diseases such as:
- slimy kandidomikozy;
- epidermal candidiasis;
- cryptococcal meningitis;
- pityriasis versicolor;
- systemic candidiasis;
- tropical mycosis;
- yeast and moldy mushrooms;
- deep visceral candidiasis.
For information! In the period of medication possible cross-resistance of Candida fungus to medicines, which belong to the group of azoles.
It should be noted, Itrazol successfully eliminate infection deep visceral candidiasis and tinea versicolor.
The drug Itrazol not recommended for use in the treatment of various types of infections in such patients as:
- children under 3 years;
- suffering from heart failure;
- for violation of the functionality of the liver parenchyma;
- during pregnancy regardless of trimester;
- with the increased hypersensitivity to the major components of funds.
With extreme caution Itrazol to use when myocardinal failure and pathologies of the liver.
While taking anti-fungal drugs can have the following side effects:
- nausea and vomiting;
- education constipation;
- itching on the skin;
- jaundice cholestatic;
- heart failure congestive character;
- crashing in the menstrual cycle;
- change the color of urine;
- the formation of edema in the lungs;
- peripheral neuropathy;
- enhanced production of enzymes by the liver;
- the epigastric pain.
For information! To exclude the development of side effects can be the correct drug. In case of overdose it is recommended to wash out the stomach with sorbing means.
Quick instructions for use of the drug
Take capsules Itrazol recommended after meals, drinking plenty of water. Depending on the pathology of the drug is taken according to the following scheme:
- Treatment of fungal infection on the feet, nails hands and feet therapy nail fungus of the hands is held in two courses of medication, and the treatment of toe nail fungus is carried out in three courses. The interval between courses is three weeks.
For information! With highly developed nail fungus and mitotic lesion of the body applies a continuous pulse therapy.
- Treatment of candidiasis — is used to eliminate the fungus Candida in women and men is effective at any location of fungal infection. The course of treatment is a maximum of 3 days.
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Bioavailability of Itrazole can be reduced by compromised immune system. For patients with transplanted organs infected with AIDS or neutropenia, it is recommended to increase the dose of the drug twice. Women who are not menopause it is recommended to use special protective means in the period of treatment until the onset of the first menstrual cycle.
Important! Dose adjustment of Itrazole can be carried out for patients with kidney failure.
The drug treatment stops the formation of neuropathy — disturbances in the peripheral nervous system. If the patient has liver cirrhosis medication may be appointed only on condition that the future effect of the treatment is much higher than the risk of liver and biliary system. It is worth noting, patients simultaneously receiving quinidine and Itrazol may experience a temporary hearing loss. However, after completion of therapy, all violations will be fully recovered.
For information! Active ingredients of the antifungal drug have no adverse effects on reproductive function.
According to reviews, Itrazol an effective tool capable in a short time to neutralize fungal infections. Experts say, this tool perfectly removes nail fungus and yeast infections, and its active ingredients are unable to have a negative impact on the patient.