Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet

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Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Fungal infections, Nail infections
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Pregnancy
15.54
₹1.55/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Griseofulvin FP Tablet

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Uses of Griseofulvin FP Tablet

Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections and nail infections.
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Side effects of Griseofulvin FP Tablet

Common

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.

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How to use Griseofulvin FP 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 Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet with food.

How Griseofulvin FP Tablet works

Griseofulvin fp 250mg tablet stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

In Depth Information on Griseofulvin FP Tablet

Expert advice for Griseofulvin FP 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet is probably usafe to use durin
g lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleep
y, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Griseofulvin FP 250mg 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.
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Liver
CAUTION
Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Griseofulvin FP 250mg 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.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Evafem 2mg Tablet, Premarin 1.25mg Tablet, Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Beetal Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Griseofulvin FP 250mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Griseofulvin

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