Overview

Uses of Sebifin Dusting Powder
Sebifin Dusting Powder is used in the treatment of fungal skin infections.
Sebifin Dusting Powder side effects
Common
  • Skin peeling
  • Itching
How to use Sebifin Dusting Powder
This medicine is for external use only. Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area before application and do not rub.
How Sebifin Dusting Powder works
Sebifin Dusting Powder is an antifungal medication which treats skin infections. It works by killing the fungi on the skin by destroying their cell membrane.
Sebifin Dusting Powder related warnings
Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Sebifin Dusting Powder is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Sebifin Dusting Powder is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established
What if you miss a dose of Sebifin Dusting Powder?
If you miss a dose of Sebifin Dusting Powder, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Sebifin Dusting Powder to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Sebifin

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Itching due to wearing underwear so suggest me what i have to do which medicine is suitable for me i tried CLOBETA-GM cream but it not take any action.
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
Please apply sertacide B cream twice daily for 1 week then sertacide cream twice daily for 3 weeks . Tab AF 150 mg twice weekly for 2 weeks . Sebifin dusting powder for 1 month .
I have skin infection which is seriously affected in back side and its from past 2years repeatedly affecting to me I met doctors in Tirupathi and use some medicine and anti fungal creams but again it's affecting to me what's the permanent sollution Ian attaching my pics Plz suggest me what to do
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
Cap. Itraconazole (Itrasys/ Canditral) 100mg twice daily for 2 weeks. Sertacide Cream for application twice daily for 1 month.Tab. Fexova 180 mg once daily for 1 week.SEBIFIN Dusting Powder for application once daily for 1 month.
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FAQs

Q. Does Sebifin treat ringworm?
Sebifin is used for the treatment of ringworm (dermatophytosis) infection. It is also used for the treatment of fungal infections of the groin area, toe and finger nails (yellow, opaque and thickened nails) and the feet (athlete’s foot).
Q. Is Sebifin effective?
Sebifin is effective as an antifungal drug if used in the doses for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Sebifin interfere with birth control?
Sebifin can cause breakthrough bleeding and irregular periods when Sebifin are taken with oral contraceptives (birth control medications). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Sebifin treat tinea versicolor?
Sebifin is used to treat fungal infections affecting fingernails, toenails, and skin. It is not the preferred antifungal for tinea versicolor (yeast infection characterized by discolored skin usually on the back, underarms, upper arms, chest, and neck)
Q. Is Sebifin a steroid?
Sebifin is not a steroid. Sebifin belongs to a group of medicines called antifungal drugs.
Q. Is Sebifin fungicidal (kills fungi)?
Sebifin is fungicidal (kills fungi) against dermatophytes, molds and certain dimorphic fungi. The activity versus yeasts is fungicidal or fungistatic (stops the growth of fungi) depending on the species.
Q. Is Sebifin safe?
Sebifin is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Sebifin an antibiotic?
Sebifin is an antibiotic. It belongs to a group of medicines called antifungal drugs used for the treatment of many fungal infections.
Q. Is Sebifin available over the counter?
Sebifin is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It belongs to a class of prescription drugs which are available only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Sebifin dangerous?
Sebifin is not dangerous, it is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Sebifin with ibuprofen?
Sebifin can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Sebifin with amoxicillin?
Sebifin can be taken with amoxicillin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Sebifin with metronidazole?
Sebifin can be taken with metronidazole. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Sebifin with prednisone?
Sebifin can be taken with prednisone. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Sebifin with azithromycin?
Sebifin can be taken with azithromycin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Sebifin with phentermine?
Sebifin can be taken with phentermine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Sebifin with probiotics?
Sebifin can be taken with probiotics. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Sebifin with metformin?
Sebifin can be taken with metformin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Sebifin expire?
Yes, Sebifin does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check that before using any medicine.
Q. Does Sebifin treat candida (yeast)?
Sebifin exhibits poor efficacy against many candida (yeast) species. It is not recommended to use Sebifin for the treatment of candida infections. Please consult your doctor if you are suffering from candida infection as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
Q. Does Sebifin cause constipation?
Sebifin has not been reported to cause constipation. Please consult your doctor if you have constipation while taking Sebifin.
Q. Does Sebifin cause liver damage?
Sebifin can cause liver damage. Sebifin can cause liver failure and an increase in the liver enzymes. It is important to monitor liver function tests while taking Sebifin every 4-6 weeks of treatment. If there is any increased in the liver enzymes, immediately stop Sebifin and consult your doctor.
Q. Does Sebifin cause depression?
Sebifin can cause depression, however, it is not very common. Please consult your doctor if you have depression while taking Sebifin.
Q. Does Sebifin contain paracetamol (acetaminophen)?
Sebifin does not contain acetaminophen. Sebifin belongs to a group of medicines called antifungal drugs.
Q. Does Sebifin cause insomnia (difficulty to sleep)?
Sebifin has not been reported to cause insomnia (difficulty to sleep). Please consult your doctor if you have insomnia while taking Sebifin.
Q. Is Sebifin a sulfa drug?
Sebifin is an antifungal drug, not a sulfa drug. The chemical structure and mechanism of action of Sebifin is different from sulfa drugs.
Q. Does Sebifin cause hair loss?
Sebifin has been reported to cause hair loss in some patients. However, it is not a very common side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you have excessive hair loss while taking Sebifin.
Q. Does Sebifin cause weight gain?
Weight gain has not been reported with Sebifin. However, weight loss can occur in some patients. Consult your doctor if you have weight changes while taking Sebifin.
Q. Does Sebifin increase blood pressure?
Terbinfine does not cause increase in blood pressure. Consult your doctor in case you have blood pressure changes while taking Sebifin.
Q. Does Sebifin cause autism?
No, Sebifin has not been reported to cause autism. Please consult your doctor for any further information on the same.
Q. Does Sebifin cause an increase in blood sugar levels?
Sebifin has not shown to cause any increase in blood sugar levels. Consult your doctor if you experience any changes in blood sugar levels while taking Sebifin.
Q. Does Sebifin cause respiratory depression?
Sebifin has not shown to cause any symptoms of respiratory depression. Consult your doctor if you experience any such symptoms while taking Sebifin.
Related Lab Tests
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
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90, Delhi - Jaipur Road, Sector 32, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
MRP
110
30 gm in 1 bottle
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