Athfin 250mg Tablet

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Composition for Athfin 250mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Athfin Tablet

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Uses of Athfin Tablet

Athfin 250mg Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections.
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Side effects of Athfin Tablet

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

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How to use Athfin 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. Athfin 250mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Athfin 250mg Tablet with caffeine and chocolate as well as food containing caffeine and chocolate such as tea leaves, cocoa beans.

How Athfin Tablet works

Athfin 250mg 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 Athfin Tablet

Expert advice for Athfin Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Athfin 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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Athfin Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Athfin Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Athfin 250mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Athfin 250mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Athfin 250mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Athfin 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Athfin 250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Athfin 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Athfin 250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Athfin 250mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease. Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Azibey 200mg Suspension, Alicin 200mg Suspension, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Azita 500mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Terbinafine, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Athfin Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Terbinafine

Athfin is used for the treatment of ringworm (dermatophytosis) infection. It is also used for the treatment of fungal infections of the groin area, toe and finger nails (yellow, opaque and thickened nails) and the feet (athlete’s foot).
Athfin is effective as an antifungal drug if used in the doses for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Athfin can cause breakthrough bleeding and irregular periods when Athfin are taken with oral contraceptives (birth control medications). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Athfin is used to treat fungal infections affecting fingernails, toenails, and skin. It is not the preferred antifungal for tinea versicolor (yeast infection characterized by discolored skin usually on the back, underarms, upper arms, chest, and neck)
Athfin is not a steroid. Athfin belongs to a group of medicines called antifungal drugs.
Athfin is fungicidal (kills fungi) against dermatophytes, molds and certain dimorphic fungi. The activity versus yeasts is fungicidal or fungistatic (stops the growth of fungi) depending on the species.
Athfin is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Athfin is an antibiotic. It belongs to a group of medicines called antifungal drugs used for the treatment of many fungal infections.
Athfin is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It belongs to a class of prescription drugs which are available only when prescribed by a doctor.
Athfin is not dangerous, it is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Athfin can be taken with ibuprofen. 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 Athfin with amoxicillin?
Athfin can be taken with amoxicillin. 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 Athfin with metronidazole?
Athfin 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 Athfin with prednisone?
Athfin can be taken with prednisone. 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 Athfin with azithromycin?
Athfin can be taken with azithromycin. 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 Athfin with phentermine?
Athfin can be taken with phentermine. 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 Athfin with probiotics?
Athfin 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 Athfin with metformin?
Athfin can be taken with metformin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Yes, Athfin does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check that before using any medicine.
Athfin exhibits poor efficacy against many candida (yeast) species. It is not recommended to use Athfin for the treatment of candida infections. Please consult your doctor if you are suffering from candida infection as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
Athfin has not been reported to cause constipation. Please consult your doctor if you have constipation while taking Athfin.
Athfin can cause liver damage. Athfin can cause liver failure and an increase in the liver enzymes. It is important to monitor liver function tests while taking Athfin every 4-6 weeks of treatment. If there is any increased in the liver enzymes, immediately stop Athfin and consult your doctor.
Athfin can cause depression, however, it is not very common. Please consult your doctor if you have depression while taking Athfin.
Athfin does not contain acetaminophen. Athfin belongs to a group of medicines called antifungal drugs.
Athfin has not been reported to cause insomnia (difficulty to sleep). Please consult your doctor if you have insomnia while taking Athfin.
Athfin is an antifungal drug, not a sulfa drug. The chemical structure and mechanism of action of Athfin is different from sulfa drugs.
Athfin has been reported to cause hair loss in some patients. However, it is not a very common side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you have excessive hair loss while taking Athfin.
Q. Does Athfin cause weight gain?
Weight gain has not been reported with Athfin. However, weight loss can occur in some patients. Consult your doctor if you have weight changes while taking Athfin.
Q. Does Athfin increase blood pressure?
Terbinfine does not cause increase in blood pressure. Consult your doctor in case you have blood pressure changes while taking Athfin.
Q. Does Athfin cause autism?
No, Athfin has not been reported to cause autism. Please consult your doctor for any further information on the same.
Q. Does Athfin cause an increase in blood sugar levels?
Athfin has not shown to cause any increase in blood sugar levels. Consult your doctor if you experience any changes in blood sugar levels while taking Athfin.
Q. Does Athfin cause respiratory depression?
Athfin has not shown to cause any symptoms of respiratory depression. Consult your doctor if you experience any such symptoms while taking Athfin.
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