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Medicine Overview of AF Tablet

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Uses of AF Tablet

AF 400mg Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections.
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AF Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Abdominal pain, Skin rash, Increased liver enzymes.

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How to use AF Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. AF 400mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How AF Tablet works

AF 400mg Tablet is an antifungal medication. It stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human.

In Depth Information on AF Tablet

Expert advice for AF Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Af to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
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AF Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for AF Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with AF 400mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
AF 400mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
AF 400mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
AF 400mg Tablet may cause dizziness or seizures. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
UNSAFE
AF 400mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

What if you miss a dose of AF Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of AF 400mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about AF Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Fluconazole

Af is an antifungal drug, used for the treatment of many fungal infections like Cryptococcal meningitis (fungal infection in the brain), Coccidioidomycosis (a disease of the lungs), infections caused by Candida, found in the blood stream, body organs (e.g. heart, lungs) or urinary tract, mucosal thrush (infection affecting the lining of the mouth, throat and denture sore mouth), genital thrush – infection of the vagina or penis, skin infections like athlete's foot, ringworm, jock itch, nail infection.<br>Af capsules can also be used to stop cryptococcal meningitis, mucosal thrush, vaginal thrush from coming back and to stop you from getting an infection caused by Candida (if your immune system is weak and not working properly).
Q. Can Af be taken with oral contraceptives (OCPs) or birth control pills?
Af has been reported to have a minor interaction when taken with estradiol (a component of OCPs), it can increase the level or effect of estradiol when given along with it. Talk to your doctor if you are taking birth control pills and you have been asked to take Af also.
Q. Can Af be taken with azithromycin?
Yes, Af can be safely taken with azithromycin. A combination kit with agents of the similar class is available for vaginal infections. Talk to your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your conditions.
Hair loss is a rare side effect seen with the use of Af. Talk to your doctor if you experience hair fall while taking Af.
Af is not a steroid. Af belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Af is an antibiotic. It is an antifungal and is used to treat infections caused by fungi.
Af is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Af is primarily fungistatic (inhibits the growth of fungus), however it may be fungicidal (kills fungus) against certain organisms in a dose-dependent manner, specifically Cryptococcus.
Af is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It is available only when prescribed by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Af with ciprofloxacin?
Af can be taken with ciprofloxacin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Af with metronidazole?
Af can be taken with metronidazole. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Af with probiotics?
Af can be taken with probiotics. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Af with clarithromycin?
Clarithromycin and Af both increase QT interval (abnormal heart rate). It can increase the level of clarithromycin by decreasing its breakdown, further increasing the chances of an abnormal heart rhythm. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Af with omeprazole?
Af can increase the level or effect of omeprazole by decreasing its breakdown (metabolism). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Af with citalopram?
Af can increase the level or effect of citalopram by decreasing its breakdown (metabolism). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Af with cetirizine?
Af can be taken with cetirizine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Af with erythromycin?
Use of Af and erythromycin at the same time has the potential to increase the risk of cardiotoxicity (harmful to heart) and consequently sudden heart death. Co-administration of Af and erythromycin is not recommended at all.
Q. Can I take Af with nitrofurantoin?
Af can be taken with nitrofurantoin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Af works if taken for the right indication for a prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Af treat bacterial vaginosis?
Af does not treat bacterial vaginosis as it is not active against any bacteria. Af is used to treat infection of the vagina caused by Candida (a fungal infection). If you think you are suffering from bacterial vaginosis, please consult your doctor as treatment should be started after the diagnosis of your infection (whether it is fungal or bacterial).
Q. Does Af treat urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Af is used to treat urinary tract infection (UTI) caused by Candida. UTI can be caused by bacteria also. If you are suffering from UTI, please consult your doctor as the cause of infection (fungal or bacterial or other) needs to be identified before the start of any treatment.
Af can make you feel tired. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness while taking Af as it could be a sign of underlying liver problem. Af can affect your liver.
Af does not contain penicillin. Af belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Af does not contain sulfur. Af belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Af does not treat Chlamydia. Af is used for the treatment of fungal infections.
Af is used to treat infections caused by fungi and can be used to help you from getting a candidal (yeast) infection. If you think you are suffering from a yeast infection, please consult your doctor as it requires a proper diagnosis before the start of any therapy.

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Taking AF with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride, Prolevo, Micropride, Levazeo, Levogastrol, Tilpride, Levogut
AF with Haloperidol
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Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ
AF with Doxazosin
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Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard
AF with Iloperidone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure
AF with Eplerenone
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Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Planep, Eptus
AF with Pimozide
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Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
AF with Clozapine
LIFE-THREATENING
AF with Fluphenazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fluphenazine: Monazine, Prolinate
AF with Tolterodine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tolterodine: Tolcontin, Detrusitol, Terol, Tolu, Urotel, Terol LA, Uridin, Flochek
AF with Alfuzosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Trifluoperazine: Espazine, Siquil
AF with Zotepine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zotepine: Sirilept
AF with Prazosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Prazosin: Biozocin, Renopress, Minipress, Prazopill, Pracept, Resplend
AF with Reboxetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin
AF with Aripiprazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Aripiprazole: Arifril, Arpizol, Aripicad, Aridus, Asprito MT, Aria, Apz, Aripiren, Arzu, Arpit, Aripra
AF with Quetiapine
LIFE-THREATENING
AF with Risperidone
LIFE-THREATENING
AF with Ebastine
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Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Best, Ebahist
AF with Paliperidone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben
AF with Bosentan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Bosentan: Lupibose, Bozetan, Bosentas
AF with Blonanserin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
AF with Thioridazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Thioridazine: T Zine, Thioril, Tridaz, Multizine, Ridazin, Delnil, Thiolent
AF with Silodosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Silodosin: Silotime, Silodal, Flospurt, Geripod, Rapilif, Sildoo, Silocap, Urief
AF with Sulpiride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
AF with Naftopidil
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil
AF with Terazosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress
AF with Cilostazol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Cilostazol: Pencil, Zilast, Stozic, Preclaud, Pletoz
AF with Penfluridol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
AF with Nicergoline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Nicergoline: Cholergol, Sermion
AF with Loxapine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Loxapine: Loxacon, Loxapax, Loxpin, Loxacalm C
AF with Flupenthixol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Flupenthixol: Fluanxol, Spenzo, Anxiset
AF with Azithromycin
SERIOUS
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