Kanazole Infusion

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Parenteral Drugs India Ltd

Composition for Kanazole NA Infusion

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Primarily used for

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70
₹0.7/Infusion
100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Kanazole Infusion

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Uses of Kanazole Infusion

Kanazole Infusion is used in the treatment of fungal infections.
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Side effects of Kanazole Infusion

Common

Nausea, Abdominal pain, Skin rash, Increased liver enzymes.

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How to use Kanazole Infusion

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.

How Kanazole Infusion works

Kanazole Infusion is an antifungal medication. It stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human.

In Depth Information on Kanazole Infusion

Expert advice for Kanazole Infusion

  • Your doctor has prescribed Kanazole to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
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Kanazole Infusion related warnings
Special precautions for Kanazole Infusion
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Ketoconazole with alcohol can cause minor side effects
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kanazole Infusion 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Kanazole Infusion is safe to use during lactation. Human st
udies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
Kanazole Infusion may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Kanazole Infusion is safe to use in patients with kidney dis
ease. No dose adjustment of Kanazole Infusion is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Kanazole Infusion should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Kanazole Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended while you are taking this medicine. Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Prazopill XL 5mg Tablet, Minipress XL 5mg Tablet, Urimax 0.4mg Capsule MR, Prazopill XL 2.5mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ketoconazole, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Kanazole Infusion

Frequently asked questions about Ketoconazole

Yes, all medicines (products) containing Kanazole are safe at the recommended doses or when used at recommended frequency
No, Kanazole is not an antibiotic as it does not kill bacteria. It belongs to triazole class of antifungal agents
Q. Is ketoconazole/ ketoconazole OTC?
No, ketoconazole products are under schedule H and are available on producing a prescription from your doctor
Kanazole containing products such as creams and Phytoral ointments are used to treat fungal infections of the skin such as tinea corporis (ring worm), tinea cruris (fungal infections of the groin or buttocks), tinea pedis (fungal infection of the foot [athlete's foot]), tinea manus (fungal infection of the hand)
Q. Can I take ketoconazole with amoxicillin, ibuprofen, Tylenol (paracetamo), omeprazole, Benadryl (cough preparation)?
There are no known serious drug interactions between ketoconazole and drugs such as ibuprofen, Tylenol (paracetamol), Benadryl (cough preparation). It may interact with amoxicillin and omeprazole, where the absorption of ketoconazole may be reduced. Consult your doctor about all medications currently taken before starting and while on ketoconazole
Yes, Kanazole may rarely cause some hair loss
No, Kanazole does not prevent hair loss. In fact, it may rarely cause hair loss
Yes, dry skin at the site of application is a common side effect of Kanazole
Yes, Kanazole is commonly used to treat fungal infections of skin such as ring worms. Psoriasis is not a fungal skin infection and use of Kanazole is not warranted to treat this condition
No, Kanazole is not a steroid. It belongs to triazole class of antifungal agents
Kanazole can be taken at any time during the day
Yes, Kanazole is prescribed for yeast infection. Patients should follow advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Does ketoconazole block Dihydrotestosterone (DHT)?
Ketoconazole has the ability to block the synthesis of all steroids produced by the adrenal gland, including the male sex hormone dihydrotestosterone. Testosterone synthesis from the testes is also blocked
Yes, medicines containing Kanazole have an expiry date. Read the information given on the package for accurate expiry date.
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