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Ketoford 200mg Tablet

Knoll Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Ketoford 200mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Ketoford Tablet


Uses of Ketoford Tablet

Ketoford 200mg Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections.

Ketoford Tablet side effects


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


How to use Ketoford 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. Ketoford 200mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Ketoford Tablet works

Ketoford 200mg Tablet 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 Ketoford Tablet

Expert advice for Ketoford Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Ketoford 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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Ketoford Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Ketoford Tablet
Taking Ketoconazole with alcohol can cause minor side effects
Ketoford 200mg 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.
Ketoford 200mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Huma
n studies 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.
Ketoford 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Ketoford 200mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Ketoford 200mg Tablet is recommended.
Ketoford 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ketoford 200mg Tablet 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.
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

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Frequently asked questions about Ketoford Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Ketoconazole

Yes, all medicines (products) containing Ketoford are safe at the recommended doses or when used at recommended frequency
No, Ketoford 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
Ketoford 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, Ketoford may rarely cause some hair loss
No, Ketoford 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 Ketoford
Yes, Ketoford is commonly used to treat fungal infections of skin such as ring worms. Psoriasis is not a fungal skin infection and use of Ketoford is not warranted to treat this condition
No, Ketoford is not a steroid. It belongs to triazole class of antifungal agents
Ketoford can be taken at any time during the day
Yes, Ketoford 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 Ketoford have an expiry date. Read the information given on the package for accurate expiry date.

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