Amfy Gel

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Introduction

Amfy Gel is an antifungal medication. it is used in the treatment of fungal infections in the skin. It kills the infection-causing fungi and thus prevents it from spreading and helps speed up the healing process.

Amfy Gel is for external use only. You should use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. The affected area should be clean and dry before application. You must wash your hands thoroughly before and after applying this medicine. To avoid reinfection, continue the use of this medicine even if symptoms begin to clear up.

Some common side effects include skin irritation, burning sensation, itching, and redness at the site of application. Please consult your doctor if these side effects persist for a longer duration. Avoid direct contact with your eyes. In case of accidental contact, wash your eyes with water, and seek immediate medical attention.

Uses of Amfy Gel

Benefits of Amfy Gel

In Fungal skin infections

Amfy Gel is used to treat skin infections caused by fungi. It works by killing and stopping the growth of fungi. This provides relief from various symptoms, such as pain and itching, caused by the infection and speeds up the healing process. You should keep using it for as long as it is prescribed even if your symptoms have gone. This will prevent the infection from coming back. Using this medicine as prescribed may help you feel more comfortable with your skin.

Side effects of Amfy Gel

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Amfy

  • Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)

How to use Amfy Gel

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the gel. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Amfy Gel works

Amfy Gel is an antifungal medication. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane.

Safety advice

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Amfy Gel is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breast feeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Amfy Gel during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you forget to take Amfy Gel?

If you miss a dose of Amfy Gel, apply 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 dosing schedule.

All substitutes

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Quick tips

  • Amfy Gel should be applied as advised by your doctor.
  • Before each application, wash the affected area with soap and water and dry well. 
  • Avoid getting it in the eyes, mouth or nose. Rinse with cold water if you accidentally get it in these areas.
  • Do not cover the area being treated with airtight dressings such as bandages unless directed by a doctor, as this may increase the risk of side effects.
  • Inform your doctor if the treated skin area does not improve after 2- 4 weeks of treatment.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Aminoglycosides {Polyenes}
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
ANTI INFECTIVES
Action Class
Fungal cell membrane active agent

Patient concerns

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Fungal infection in inner thighs Fungal infection in inner thighs and unable to get tyza m gel as prescribed by a doctor. Need a good alternative for this medicine. Please prescribe ointment only.
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Dermatology
Use amfy gel- Twice daily for 2months continuously in the morning and eveningAnd sebifin cream-twice daily for 2months continuously in the afternoon and at bedtime
I have skin infection etching ring worm
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Dermatology
Use zimig cream -twice daily for 2months continuously at morning and eveningApply amfy gel- twice daily for 2months continuously at afternoon and night
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FAQs

Q. Is Amfy Gel fungistatic or fungicidal?

Amfy Gel is fungicidal in nature, which means it acts by killing the fungus.

Q. What should I tell my doctor before starting treatment with Amfy Gel?

Before starting treatment with Amfy Gel, tell your doctor if you have any other health problems, like kidney or liver-related issues. This is because certain medical conditions may affect your treatment and you may even need dose modifications. Let your doctor know about all the other medicines you are taking because they may affect, or be affected by, this medicine. Inform your doctor if you are planning a baby, if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Q. How to use Amfy Gel?

Before using Amfy Gel, clean and dry the affected area. Gently and thoroughly massage it into the skin. Be careful not to get the medication in your eyes or mouth. If Amfy Gel gets in your eyes accidentally, wash with plenty of water and call your doctor if your eyes are irritated.

Q. What precautions do I need to take while using Amfy Gel?

Be careful not to get Amfy Gel into your eyes or mouth. If you happen to get it in your eyes, rinse off with plenty of water immediately and contact your doctor. You must not use Amfy Gel if you are allergic to it or any of its ingredients. Tell your doctor if you notice any allergic reaction while using it for the first time. Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines regularly, to prevent any allergic reaction with other medicines. Do not cover the area being treated with Amfy Gel with a bandage, as this may increase absorption of this medicine and increase the side effects. Do not use more than what is recommended to relieve your symptoms faster. Using more than what is advised will only increase the side effects. Let your doctor know if you are planning to conceive. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should use Amfy Gel only if prescribed by the doctor.

Q. What should I do if I forget to use Amfy Gel?

If you forget to use Amfy Gel, do not worry and continue using Amfy Gel as soon as you remember. However, if you are not sure and have any other doubts, please consult your doctor.

Q. Can I stop using Amfy Gel when I feel better?

No, do not stop using Amfy Gel without consulting your doctor even if you are feeling better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured. Therefore, for better and complete treatment, it is advised to continue your treatment for the prescribed duration.

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References

  1. Phillips MA, Stanley SL Jr. Chemotherapy of Protozoal Infections: Amebiasis, Giardiasis, Trichomoniasis, Trypanosomiasis, Leishmaniasis, and Other Protozoal Infections. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. p. 1424.
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Manufacturer/Marketer address

Chinubhai Centre, Off. Nehru Bridge, Ashram Road, Ahmedabad - 380009. Gujarat. India.
Country of origin: India

MRP
433
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30 gm in 1 tube
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