Itofun 200 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Itofun Tablet

Itofun 200 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections. It is used to treat fungal infections of the mouth or vagina (thrush), skin and other parts of the body such as finger and toenails.

Itofun Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Skin rash
  • Increased liver enzymes

How to use Itofun 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. Itofun 200 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
If you are taking oral solution, it should be taken one hour before any food or drink.

How Itofun Tablet works

Itofun 200 mg Tablet is an antifungal medication. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane. This treats your infection.

Itofun Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Itofun 200 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Itofun 200 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Itofun 200 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Itofun 200 mg Tablet can sometimes cause dizziness, blurred/double vision or hearing loss. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Itofun 200 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Itofun 200 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you develop signs of jaundice like yellowing of eyes and skin, itching, and clay colored stools while taking this medicine.

What if you miss a dose of Itofun Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Itofun 200 mg 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.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Itofun 200 mg 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.
  • Do not take it with any heartburn medications, especially proton pump inhibitors and H2 blockers.
  • Requires an acidic pH for absorption. Hence, take it with a full meal for best results.
  • Notify your doctor if you have taken steroids recently.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Itofun with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Itofun

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I have some type of fungal infections under and over my private parts.
Dr. Ravi Shankar M.
Ayurveda
Apply Gandhaka Malahar, and Cap Tiktamrit 1-0-1 for one month after food, Aragwadhadhi Kashayam 15 ml twice a day with equal qty of water before food. Dry those parts completely after bath and use Candid dusting powder
Problem of fungal infections in groin areas (Tinea cruris) from the last 8 months taken allopathic medicine like fluka 150, candiforce but whenever's medicine closed its relapse
Dr. Faran Siddiqui
Homeopathy
These are too powerful medication and its effects 2to3 months for effects to go off and a very light therapy like homeopathy to act . You may apply Calendula Nectar powder on affected areas.
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FAQs

Q. Is Itofun safe to use?

Yes, Itofun is safe when used as advised by your doctor.

Q. Does Itofun treat ringworm infection (dermatophytoses)?

Yes, Itofun can be used to treat ringworm infection.

Q. Can I stop taking Itofun if I feel well?

No, do not stop taking Itofun and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cleared.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Itofun?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better even after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Nov 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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