Medicine Overview of Kkzole Tablet
Nausea, Abdominal pain, Skin rash, Increased liver enzymes.
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. Kkzole Tablet is to be taken with food.
Kkzole 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 Kkzole Tablet
- Your doctor has prescribed Kkzole to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
- Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
Kkzole Tablet related warnings
Taking Ketoconazole with alcohol can cause minor side effects
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kkzole 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.
Kkzole 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.
Kkzole Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kkzole Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Kkzole Tablet is recommended.
Kkzole Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Kkzole 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.
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.
Frequently asked questions about Kkzole Tablet
Yes, all medicines (products) containing Kkzole are safe at the recommended doses or when used at recommended frequency
No, Kkzole 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
Kkzole 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, Kkzole may rarely cause some hair loss
No, Kkzole 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 Kkzole
Yes, Kkzole is commonly used to treat fungal infections of skin such as ring worms. Psoriasis is not a fungal skin infection and use of Kkzole is not warranted to treat this condition
No, Kkzole is not a steroid. It belongs to triazole class of antifungal agents
Kkzole can be taken at any time during the day
Yes, Kkzole 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 Kkzole have an expiry date. Read the information given on the package for accurate expiry date.
Kkzole interacts with these medicines
Taking Kkzole with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Eptus
Medicines with composition Fluphenazine: Prolinate
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