Q. What is Fungixit V 50mg Tablet? What is it used for?
Fungixit V 50mg Tablet is a prescription medicine that belongs to a class of medicines known as antifungals. It is used to treat certain serious fungal infections in your blood and body such as aspergillosis, esophageal candidiasis, Scedosporium, Fusarium, and candidemia. Fungixit V 50mg Tablet effectively relieves these infections in adults and children aged 2 years and above.
Q. Is Fungixit V 50mg Tablet effective?
Fungixit V 50mg Tablet is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Fungixit V 50mg Tablet too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.
Q. What if I forget to take a dose of Fungixit V 50mg Tablet?
If you have missed a dose of Fungixit V 50mg Tablet, take it as soon as you remember it. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, take it in the regular schedule instead of taking the missed dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.
Q. What should I know before taking Fungixit V 50mg Tablet?
Before taking Fungixit V 50mg Tablet, you should tell your doctor if you are allergic to Fungixit V 50mg Tablet or any of its ingredients to avoid any allergic reactions. Let your doctor know if you have any problems with your heart, liver or kidneys and if you are suffering from diabetes as Fungixit V 50mg Tablet contains sugar. Inform your doctor about all the other medicines you are taking because they may affect, or be affected by, this medicine. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding to prevent any harmful effects on the baby.
Q. What should I avoid while taking Fungixit V 50mg Tablet?
Driving or anything requiring concentration must be avoided while taking Fungixit V 50mg Tablet. This is because Fungixit V 50mg Tablet may cause changes in your vision such as blurring or sensitivity to light. Moreover, Fungixit V 50mg Tablet may make you sensitive to sunlight and increases the chances of getting a sunburn. If you get a sunburn, please contact your doctor immediately.
Q. How should Fungixit V 50mg Tablet be stored?
Fungixit V 50mg Tablet tablets or liquid form must be stored at a temperature of 59°F to 86°F (15°C to 30°C). Do not refrigerate or freeze. The liquid or suspension form should be thrown away (discarded) after 14 days. Fungixit V 50mg Tablet must be stored in a tightly closed container. Any outdated (expired) medicine must be discarded. Fungixit V 50mg Tablet must be kept out of reach of children to avoid misuse.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 9th Nov 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.