Dermonorm 500mg Tablet

Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Dermonorm 500mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Dermonorm Tablet


Uses of Dermonorm Tablet

Dermonorm 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections.

Side effects of Dermonorm Tablet


Headache, Skin rash, Nausea, Diarrhoea, Dizziness.


How to use Dermonorm 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. Dermonorm 500mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Dermonorm Tablet works

Dermonorm 500mg Tablet is an antifungal medication. It stops the growth of fungi by preventing fungal cell division.

In Depth Information on Dermonorm Tablet

Expert advice for Dermonorm Tablet

  • Do not take griseofulvin, if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to griseofulvin, penicillin or any of the other ingredients.
  • Do not take griseofulvin, if you have porphyria (a rare blood pigment disorder that affects skin and other organs); systemic lupus erythematous (SLE; autoimmune disease, in which the body's own immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissue, especially skin, joints, kidneys, brain, and other organs).
  • Avoid using griseofulvin, if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery after taking griseofulvin because you may feel drowsy.
  • Avoid exposure to sunlight or artificial light.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking griseofulvin.
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Dermonorm Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Dermonorm Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Dermonorm 500mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Dermonorm 500mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lact
ation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Dermonorm 500mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Dermonorm 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dermonorm 500mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of kidney function test may be advised while you are taking this medicine.
Dermonorm 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dermonorm 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Dermonorm 500mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease. Regular monitoring of liver function test may be advised while the patient is taking this medicine.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Evafil 2mg Tablet, Premarin 0.30mg Tablet, Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Gardenal 30mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Dermonorm Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Griseofulvin

Dermonorm is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
No,Dermonorm is available with doctor's prescription only
Dermonorm is fungicidal and not an antibiotic/steroid
Q. Is griseofulvin a sulfa drug/contain sulfa (sulphur)/penicillin?
No,griseofulvin is not a sulfa drug. Neither it contain sulfa nor penicillin
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with griseofulvin?
Yes,but taking other medicines may alter the effects of griseofulvin. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Dermonorm is used to treat ringworm. However it is ineffective to treat candida
No,Dermonorm does not require refrigeration.Store it at room temperature away from heat
No,Dermonorm does not cause hair loss.However consult your doctor if you experience such side effect.

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