Canditral (100 mg) Capsule Side Effects and usage

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Canditral (100 mg) - Itraconazole- Capsule is manufactured by Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and the main constituent generic drug is Itraconazole- 100 mg.

Canditral (100 mg) Capsule Medicine Side effects and usage

Side Effects

Nausea, vomiting, rash, pruritus, pedaloedema.
depression, dizziness, vertigo, paresthesia, impotence and loss of libido.

Indications

Dermatophytoses, onychomycoses, cutaneous candidiasis, oropharyngeal candidiasis, vulvovaginal candidiasis, chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis (CMC), oculomycoses, systemic mycosis.
Pityriasis versicolor.
Tinea corporis and tinea cruris.
Primary or secondary prophylaxis of infections in neutropenia or AIDS patients.
Tinea pedis or tinea manuum.

Contra Indications

Hypersensitivity to other azoles.
Pregnancy.
Not recommended to paediatrics.

Caution

Hepatic impairment.
Terfenadine, astemizole, cycloserine or digoxine, oral anticoagulants, phenytoin, rifampicin, INH and H2 antagonists, oral hypoglycaemic agents.
Renal insufficiency, CHF, history of CHF, COPD, monitor liver function.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Capsule is Rs.45 in India as of date.

Formulation

Canditral (100 mg) Capsule mainly contains the generic formulation called as Itraconazole- 100 mg.

Canditral (100 mg) Capsule Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Canditral (100 mg) Capsule
Manufacturer: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Generic Molecule: Itraconazole

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