Kevon Tablet

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Composition for Kevon 200mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Medicine Overview of Kevon Tablet

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Uses of Kevon Tablet

Kevon Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections.
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Side effects of Kevon Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Kevon 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. It is better to take Kevon Tablet with food.

How Kevon Tablet works

Kevon tablet stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

In Depth Information on Kevon Tablet

Expert advice for Kevon Tablet

If you are taking an antacid take it 1 hour before or 2 hours after taking ketoconazole. Limit alcohol intake. Consuming alcohol while taking ketoconazole increases the risk of liver damage. Do not continue ketoconazole and consult your doctor:
  • If you experience allergic reaction, swelling of the face, lips, mouth, tongue or throat which may cause difficulty in swallowing or breathing.
  • If you experience severe irritation or reddening of the skin where ketoconazole is applied or other signs of allergy during the first few days of treatment.
  • If you experience peeling or blistering of the skin.
  • Dandruff shampoo may be irritating to eyes and contact with this area should be avoided.
  • Consult your doctor if your symptoms have not been relieved within one week of taking ketoconazole.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Kevon Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Ketoconazole with alcohol can cause minor side effects
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kevon 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Kevon Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human 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.
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Driving
Kevon Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decr
ease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Kevon Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease.
No dose adjustment of Kevon Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Kevon Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Kevon 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.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Derinide 0.5mg Respules 2ml, Minipress XL 5mg Tablet, Urimax 0.4mg Capsule MR, Budecort 1mg Respules 2 ml

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 for Kevon 200mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ketoconazole

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