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Cantras Tablet

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Primary uses of Cantras Tablet

MRP
110
₹27.5/Tablet
4 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Cantras Tablet

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Uses of Cantras Tablet

Cantras Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections.
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Cantras Tablet side effects

Common

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

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How to use Cantras 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. Cantras Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Cantras Tablet works

Cantras 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 Cantras Tablet

Expert advice for Cantras Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Cantras Tablet 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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Cantras Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Cantras Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Cantras Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cantras 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
Cantras 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.
Cantras Tablet may cause dizziness or seizures. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
UNSAFE
Cantras 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 Cantras Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Cantras 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Cantras Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Fluconazole

Cantras 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>Cantras 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 Cantras be taken with oral contraceptives (OCPs) or birth control pills?
Cantras 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 Cantras also.
Q. Can Cantras be taken with azithromycin?
Yes, Cantras 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 Cantras. Talk to your doctor if you experience hair fall while taking Cantras.
Cantras is not a steroid. Cantras belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Cantras is an antibiotic. It is an antifungal and is used to treat infections caused by fungi.
Cantras is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Cantras 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.
Cantras is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It is available only when prescribed by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Cantras with ciprofloxacin?
Cantras 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 Cantras with metronidazole?
Cantras 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 Cantras with probiotics?
Cantras 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 Cantras with clarithromycin?
Clarithromycin and Cantras 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 Cantras with omeprazole?
Cantras 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 Cantras with citalopram?
Cantras 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 Cantras with cetirizine?
Cantras 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 Cantras with erythromycin?
Use of Cantras 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 Cantras and erythromycin is not recommended at all.
Q. Can I take Cantras with nitrofurantoin?
Cantras 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.
Cantras works if taken for the right indication for a prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Cantras treat bacterial vaginosis?
Cantras does not treat bacterial vaginosis as it is not active against any bacteria. Cantras 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 Cantras treat urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Cantras 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.
Cantras can make you feel tired. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness while taking Cantras as it could be a sign of underlying liver problem. Cantras can affect your liver.
Cantras does not contain penicillin. Cantras belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Cantras does not contain sulfur. Cantras belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Cantras does not treat Chlamydia. Cantras is used for the treatment of fungal infections.
Cantras 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 Cantras with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Cantras with Reboxetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin
Cantras with Levosulpiride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride, Prolevo, Micropride, Levazeo, Levogastrol, Tilpride, Levogut
Cantras with Pimozide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Cantras with Risperidone
LIFE-THREATENING
Cantras with Paliperidone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD
Cantras with Chlorpromazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ
Cantras with Tolterodine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tolterodine: Tolcontin, Detrusitol, Terol, Tolu, Urotel, Terol LA, Uridin, Flochek
Cantras with Zotepine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zotepine: Sirilept
Cantras with Bosentan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Bosentan: Lupibose, Bozetan, Bosentas
Cantras with Fluphenazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fluphenazine: Monazine, Prolinate
Cantras with Aripiprazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Aripiprazole: Arifril, Arpizol, Aripicad, Aridus, Asprito MT, Aria, Apz, Aripiren, Arzu, Arpit, Aripra
Cantras with Ebastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Ebahist
Cantras with Flupenthixol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Flupenthixol: Fluanxol, Spenzo, Anxiset
Cantras with Thioridazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Thioridazine: T Zine, Thioril, Tridaz, Multizine, Ridazin, Delnil, Thiolent
Cantras with Lercanidipine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc
Cantras with Penfluridol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
Cantras with Loxapine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Loxapine: Loxacon, Loxapax, Loxpin, Loxacalm C
Cantras with Terazosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress
Cantras with Sulpiride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Cantras with Blonanserin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Cantras with Trifluoperazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Trifluoperazine: Espazine, Siquil
Cantras with Iloperidone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure
Cantras with Prazosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Prazosin: Biozocin, Renopress, Minipress, Prazopill, Pracept, Resplend
Cantras with Silodosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Silodosin: Silotime, Silodal, Flospurt, Geripod, Rapilif, Sildoo, Silocap, Urief
Cantras with Phenoxybenzamine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben
Cantras with Clozapine
LIFE-THREATENING
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Cantras with Asenapine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf
Cantras with Doxazosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard
Cantras with Haloperidol
LIFE-THREATENING
Cantras with Tamsulosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Cantras with Cilostazol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Cilostazol: Pencil, Zilast, Stozic, Preclaud, Pletoz
Cantras with Eplerenone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Planep, Eptus
Cantras with Alfuzosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo
Cantras with Nicergoline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Nicergoline: Cholergol, Sermion
Cantras with Naftopidil
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil
Cantras with Quetiapine
LIFE-THREATENING
Cantras with Azithromycin
SERIOUS
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