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Walavin 250mg Tablet

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Wallace Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Walavin 250mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Walavin 250mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
MRP
15.32
₹1.53/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Walavin Tablet

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Uses of Walavin Tablet

Walavin 250mg Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections.
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Walavin Tablet side effects

Common

Headache, Skin rash, Nausea, Diarrhoea, Dizziness.

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How to use Walavin 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. Walavin 250mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Walavin Tablet works

Walavin 250mg Tablet is an antifungal medication. It stops the growth of fungi by preventing fungal cell division.

In Depth Information on Walavin Tablet

Expert advice for Walavin Tablet

  • Do not take griseofulvin, if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to griseofulvin, penicillin or any of the other ingredients.
  • Do not take griseofulvin, if you have porphyria (a rare blood pigment disorder that affects skin and other organs); systemic lupus erythematous (SLE; autoimmune disease, in which the body's own immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissue, especially skin, joints, kidneys, brain, and other organs).
  • Avoid using griseofulvin, if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery after taking griseofulvin because you may feel drowsy.
  • Avoid exposure to sunlight or artificial light.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking griseofulvin.
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Walavin Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Walavin Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Walavin 250mg Tablet may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Walavin 250mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Walavin 250mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Walavin 250mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Walavin 250mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Walavin 250mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of kidney function test may be advised while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
CAUTION
Walavin 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Walavin 250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Walavin 250mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease. Regular monitoring of liver function test may be advised while the patient is taking this medicine.

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Frequently asked questions about Walavin Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Griseofulvin

Walavin is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
No,Walavin is available with doctor's prescription only
Walavin is fungicidal and not an antibiotic/steroid
Q. Is griseofulvin a sulfa drug/contain sulfa (sulphur)/penicillin?
No,griseofulvin is not a sulfa drug. Neither it contain sulfa nor penicillin
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with griseofulvin?
Yes,but taking other medicines may alter the effects of griseofulvin. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Walavin is used to treat ringworm. However it is ineffective to treat candida
No,Walavin does not require refrigeration.Store it at room temperature away from heat
No,Walavin does not cause hair loss.However consult your doctor if you experience such side effect.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Walavin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Walavin with Estriol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Estriol: Evalon
Walavin with Ethinyl Estradiol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ethinyl Estradiol: Estogen, Choice, Lynoral, Veronica, Cyclenorm E, Secam E, Ethinorm E, Ncnorm E, Evomid
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Conjugated estrogens: Conjya
Walavin with Tibolone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tibolone: Tibomax, Sibolone, Maxtib, Livial, Tibofem
Walavin with Estrogen
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Estrogen: Conjugase, Cornil, Espauz
Walavin with Fosfestrol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fosfestrol: Honvan
Walavin with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin, Mywarf
Walavin with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz, Artiflo, Acitrom, Acenomac
Walavin with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan

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