Fulvinem 500mg Tablet

Medo Pharma

Composition for Fulvinem 500mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Fungal infections, Nail infections
10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Fulvinem Tablet


Uses of Fulvinem Tablet

Fulvinem 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections and nail infections.

Side effects of Fulvinem Tablet


Nausea, Numbness, Pain, Increased sensitivity to light, Muscle pain, Joint pain, Bruise, Bleeding, Blisters on skin, Burning sensation, Chest pain, Chills, Clay colored stool, Cloudy urine, Cough, Dark colored urine, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Shortness of breath, Eye irritation, Facial urticaria, Fatigue, Weakness, Fever, Headache, Itching, Loose skin, Loss of appetite, Rash, Skin peeling, Skin redness, Sore throat, Mouth irritation, Tongue irritation, Soreness, Sores, Swelling of glands, Tarry stools, Pricking sensation, Tingling sensation, Ulcer, Unpleasant breath odour, Urticaria, Vomiting of blood, Difficulty in urination, White spots in the mouth, White spots on the lips, Abdominal pain, Yellow discoloration of skin, Yellow discoloration of eye.


How to use Fulvinem 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. It is better to take Fulvinem 500mg Tablet with food.

How Fulvinem Tablet works

Fulvinem 500mg tablet stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

In Depth Information on Fulvinem Tablet

Expert advice for Fulvinem 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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Special precautions for Fulvinem 500mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Fulvinem 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.
Fulvinem 500mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Fulvinem 500mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Fulvinem 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Fulvinem 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.
Fulvinem 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fulvinem 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Fulvinem 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
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fulvinem 500mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Griseofulvin

Fulvinem is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
No,Fulvinem is available with doctor's prescription only
Fulvinem 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
Fulvinem is used to treat ringworm. However it is ineffective to treat candida
No,Fulvinem does not require refrigeration.Store it at room temperature away from heat
No,Fulvinem does not cause hair loss.However consult your doctor if you experience such side effect.

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