Medicine Overview of Kansel IT Capsule
Uses of Kansel IT Capsule
Kansel IT Capsule is used in the treatment of Fungal infections and Serious fungal infections.
Side effects of Kansel IT Capsule
Nausea, Abdominal pain, Skin rash, Increased liver enzymes.
How to use Kansel IT Capsule
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 Kansel IT Capsule with food.
How Kansel IT Capsule works
Kansel it capsule stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.
In Depth Information on Kansel IT Capsule
Expert advice for Kansel IT Capsule
- If you are taking an antiacid, take it 1 hour before or 2 hours after taking itraconazole.
- Do not take Itraconazole, if you are pregnant, think that you might be pregnant, or are breast-feeding.
- Itraconazole may make you feel dizzy, or have blurred/double vision, or affect your hearing. Do not drive or use machines if you feel dizzy, or if your eyesight or hearing are affected.
- Stop taking itraconazole and consult your doctor immediately, if you experience severe allergic reactions such as red and itchy skin rash, difficulty breathing, swelling of face, mouth, lips or eyelids, unexplained high temperature (fever) and feeling faint.
- Inform your doctor immediately, if you experience loss of hearing or hearing disturbances or ringing in the ears, blurred or double vision or sensitivity to light or inability to control urine or increased urination or diarrhea.
- Inform your doctor, if you have or have had liver or kidney problem, as the dose of itraconazole may have to be changed, and the liver function will have to be tested periodically.
- Inform your doctor before taking itraconazole, if you are suffering from HIV/ AIDS, or any other disease where your immune system is compromised.
Special precautions for Kansel IT Capsule
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Kansel IT Capsule.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kansel IT Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Kansel IT Capsule is probably usafe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Kansel IT Capsule can sometimes cause dizziness, blurred/double vision or hearing loss. This may affect your ability to drive....
Kansel IT Capsule can sometimes cause dizziness, blurred/double vision or hearing loss. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kansel IT Capsule should be used with caution in patients wi+more
th severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Kansel IT Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Minipress XL 5mg Tablet, Urimax 0.4mg Capsule MR, Prazopress 2.5mg Tablet XL, Minipress XL 2.5mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Kansel IT 200mg Capsule
Frequently asked questions for Itraconazole
Kansel it is an antifungal medicine used to treat fungal infections of skin, mouth, eyes, nails, vagina and other internal organs.
Kansel it is an anti-fungal antibiotic. It is useful in treating infections caused by fungi, but not by bacteria, viruses or parasites.
Yes, Kansel it is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
No, Kansel it is not a steroid. It is an antifungal medicine which belongs to the class of triazoles.
Q. Is Kansel it stronger than fluconazole?
Kansel it is effective against a much wider range of fungal infections as compared to fluconazole. However, both drugs are equally effective and safe if used for same infections.
Q. Can I take Kansel it with paracetamol?
There are no known drug interactions between Kansel it and paracetamol if taken together. However, interaction can occur. Consult your doctor about all medications that you are currently taking before starting Kansel it.
Q. Can I take Kansel it with amoxicillin or penicillin?
There are no clinically observed drug interactions between Kansel it when taken with amoxicillin or penicillin. Please talk to your doctor in case you are taking the two medicines together.
There are no known interactions of Kansel it with oral contraceptives (birth control pills). However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor if you are asked to take Kansel it and you are already taking oral contraceptives.
Yes, Kansel it is used to treat ringworm (known as dermatophytoses e.g. tinea pedis, tinea cruris, tinea corporis, tinea manuum).
An increase in blood pressure has been seen with Kansel it in some studies. However, this is not a very common side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you have a history of high blood pressure or you are experiencing high blood pressure after taking Kansel it.
Yes, Kansel it can rarely cause erectile dysfunction (erection problems). Please consult your doctor if you experience this problem.
Weight gain has not been reported as an adverse effect with Kansel it. However, if you experience unexpected weight gain with Kansel it, this could be an indication of an underlying heart problem. Consult your doctor immediately as Kansel it can make your heart problem worse.
No, Kansel it is not a sulfa drug. It is an azole derivative antifungal medicine.
Drowsiness (feeling sleepy) has not been reported as a side effect of Kansel it. However, in case you feel very sleepy while taking Kansel it, you must consult your doctor. Dizziness (feeling of fainting) has been reported as a side effect with Kansel it
Hair loss (alopecia) is reported as a side effect of Kansel it in the postmarketing studies. Please consult your doctor in case you experience hair loss while taking Kansel it.
Yes, Kansel it has been shown to be active against candida and is indicated for the treatment of the infections caused by candida. It is indicated for the treatment of oropharyngeal candidasis.
Yes, Kansel it does work for the nail fungus known as dermatophytoses (tinea unguium). Consult your doctor before starting Kansel it for any infection and you must take the medicine for as long as it is prescribed by the doctor. Do not stop the medicine until told by your doctor.
No, Kansel it does not have penicillin in it.
Kansel it does not make you tired. In case you feel very tired while taking Kansel it, please talk to your doctor immediately as it may be due to an underlying liver problem or a heart condition with fluids in your lungs.
There are no clinically observed drug interactions between Kansel it when taken with aspirin. Please talk to your doctor in case you are taking the two medicines together.
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