Grisovin-FP Tablet


Overview

Uses of Grisovin-FP Tablet
Grisovin-FP Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections.
Grisovin-FP Tablet side effects
Common
  • Headache
  • Skin rash
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dizziness
How to use Grisovin-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. Grisovin-FP Tablet is to be taken with food.
How Grisovin-FP Tablet works
Grisovin-FP Tablet is an antifungal medication. It stops the growth of fungi by preventing fungal cell division.
Grisovin-FP Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Grisovin-FP Tablet may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Grisovin-FP Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Grisovin-FP Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Grisovin-FP Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Grisovin-FP Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Grisovin-FP 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.
Liver
CAUTION
Grisovin-FP Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Grisovin-FP Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Grisovin-FP 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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Expert Advice

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  • 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Grisovin-FP with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Lanadiol, Carried, Estova
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Conjugase
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Feofer
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Tibomax, Sibolone, Maxtib
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): E Gen, Choice, Lynoral
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Dindevan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Acethromb
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Sofarin, Warf
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun, Epikon, Sonal
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Imudrops, Neoral, Aurosporine
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Grisovin-FP

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I have fungle infection on my leg. I used to take grisovin-fp and fall_150 for tha last year.What I can do now ? Plz.
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
check fasting and PP blood sugar . Serum insulin fasting and PP to be testedApply sertacide cream for application twice daily for 1 month . Cap sporanox 100 mg twice daily for 2 weeks . course needs to be complted otherwise this problem recurs
I have got ringworm on my body, since one year. I regularly use zoderm e and take grisovin fp 250 mg. I want to get completely rid of it. Please guide me.
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
Stop all other creams applications. Cap. Itraconazole (Itrasys/ Canditral) 100mg twice daily for 2 weeks. Sertacide Cream for application twice daily for 1 month.Tab. Fexova 180 mg (if required in case of itching) Test ? Blood sugar ( Fasting & PP) The treatment has to be complete otherwise it will be recur.
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FAQs

Q. Is Grisovin-FP safe?
Grisovin-FP is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Grisovin-FP over the counter?
No,Grisovin-FP is available with doctor's prescription only
Q. Is Grisovin-FP an antibiotic/steroid/fungicidal?
Grisovin-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
Q. Does Grisovin-FP treat candida/ringworm?
Grisovin-FP is used to treat ringworm. However it is ineffective to treat candida
Q. Does Grisovin-FP need to be refrigerated?
No,Grisovin-FP does not require refrigeration.Store it at room temperature away from heat
Q. Does Grisovin-FP cause hair loss?
No,Grisovin-FP does not cause hair loss.However consult your doctor if you experience such side effect.
Related Lab Tests
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Feb 2018.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Dr. Annie Besant Road, Mumbai - 400 030
MRP
16.77
10 tablets in 1 strip
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