Pimafucin 5% Drop

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Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Pimafucin 5% Drop

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Primarily used for

Fungal infections of eye
49.43
3 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Pimafucin Drop

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Uses of Pimafucin Drop

Pimafucin 5% Drop is used in the treatment of Fungal infections of eye.
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Side effects of Pimafucin Drop

Common

Increased blood flow to tissues of the eye, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Hormone imbalance, Allergic reaction, Slow growth in children and teenagers, Altered vision, Chest pain, Corneal opacity, Shortness of breath, Eye discomfort, Eye irritation, Eye pain, Foreign body sensation, Eye swelling, Teary eyes.

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How to use Pimafucin Drop

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a marked dropper and take it as directed. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Pimafucin 5% Drop at a fixed time.

How Pimafucin Drop works

Pimafucin 5% drop kills fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

In Depth Information on Pimafucin Drop

Expert advice for Pimafucin Drop

  • Do not touch the tip of the dropper, as it may contaminate the solution.
  • Do not stop using natamycin even if you feel well. To clear up your infection completely, use natamycin for the full course of treatment.
  • Consult your doctor if symptoms do not get better within 7 to 10 days or they get worse.
  • Do not wear contact lenses if have signs of conjunctivitis or keratitis.
  • Natamycin is not recommended for use in children.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Pimafucin 5% Drop
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Pimafucin 5% Drop 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
No information is available on the use of Pimafucin 5% Drop
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Pimafucin 5% Drop may cause blurring of your vision for a sh
ort time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Pimafuc
in 5% Drop in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Pimafuc
in 5% Drop in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Pimafucin 5% Drop

Frequently asked questions for Natamycin

Pimafucin has no known effects on causing cancers
Pimafucin is an antibiotic derived from Streptomyces natalensis
Pimafucin belongs to a class of medicines called tetraene polyene antibiotic. Pimafucin binds to the fungal cell wall, alters the permeability of the cell wall and causes depletion of the cellular contents; thereby reducing growth and proliferation of fungi
The mechanism of action of Pimafucin is through binding of the molecule to the sterol moiety of the fungal cell membrane. Since bacterial cell wall doesn't contain sterol moiety, it doesn't affect bacteria.
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