Canditral 100 Strip Of 10 Capsules
Canditral 100 Strip Of 10 Capsules

Canditral 100 Strip Of 10 Capsules

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Medical Description

Canditral 100 capsule is an 'Anti-fungal' medicine containing Itraconazole. Canditral 100 capsule treat topical as well as systemic fungal infection. It inhibits the formation of the fungal cell wall,...
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ContainsItraconazole(100.0 Mg)
UsesFungal infections
Side effectsNausea, headache, stomach pain, vomiting
ClassificationANTI-FUNGAL
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Uses of Canditral 100 MG

It is used to treat systemic or topical fungal infections caused by organisms.

Contraindications of Canditral 100 MG

  • If you are allergic to Itraconazole or other ingredients of Canditral 100 capsule.
  • If you have heart disease like irregular heart rate, heart failure.
  • If you are pregnant.

Side effects of Canditral 100 MG

  • Headache
  • Abdominal pain
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Altered liver enzymes

Precautions and Warnings of Canditral 100 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Canditral 100 capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Avoid during pregnancy as it may cause harm to the unborn baby and lead to threatened pregnancy. Women of childbearing age are advised to use contraception when on the medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Canditral 100 capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
There is little information available about the use of Canditral 100 capsule during breastfeeding. The doctor might prescribe you the medicine after considering it to be safe and needed.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after consuming Canditral 100 capsule?
A:
If you experience dizziness, visual disturbances and hearing loss after taking Canditral 100 capsule, avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while taking Canditral 100 capsule?
A:
The effect of alcohol on the Canditral 100 capsule is unknown. Talk to the doctor if you consume it often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have heart, liver disease.
  • You suffer from acidity problem and are on medicines.
  • You develop side effect after taking the medicine.
  • You had organ transplantation or are immunocompromised.
  • Canditral 100 capsule must be used in children only if it is necessary.

Mode of Action of Canditral 100 MG

How Does It Work?

It blocks the enzymes for the formation of the fungal cell wall and causing fungal death.

Directions for Use of Canditral 100 MG

Canditral 100 capsule must be taken as directed by the doctor. Swallow as a whole with a glass of water. Take at the same time for optimal results. Avoid taking more than prescribed by the doctor.

Interactions of Canditral 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicine used to treat pain like levacetylmethadol, methadone must not be used along with the medicine.
  • Medicine used to treat irregular heartbeat like disopyramide, dofetilide, dronedarone, quinidine must not be used with the medicine.
  • Antimicrobials used to treat infections like halofantrine, telithromycin must be avoided.
  • Medicine used to treat migraine-like dihydroergotamine, ergometrine, ergotamine, methylergometrine must be avoided.
  • Blood thinner medicine like dabigatran, ticagrelor with Canditral 100 capsule must be avoided.
  • Lipid-lowering medicine like atorvastatin, lovastatin, simvastatin must be avoided.
  • Medicine used to treat fits like carbamazepine decreases the effect of Canditral 100 capsule when used concomitantly.
  • Discuss with the doctor other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you take to avoid possible interactions.

Storage and disposal of Canditral 100 MG

  • Store at a temperature below 25°C in a cool, dry place.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Canditral 100 MG

Overdose

If you have taken too much of Canditral 100 capsule, contact the doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking a dose of Canditral 100 capsule, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long can I take to take Canditral 100 capsule?

A: Canditral 100 capsule depends upon the severity and site of the infection. Skin infections take time to heal and get cured.

Q: Is it possible to develop resistance to Canditral 100 capsule?

A: To avoid developing resistance to Canditral 100 capsule you must complete the course of the medication.

Q: I do not see improvement. Can I stop taking Canditral 100 capsule?

A: No, avoid stopping taking Canditral 100 capsule without completing the course. The infection will not be completely cured.

Q: Can Canditral 100 capsule treat ringworm infection?

A: Yes, Canditral 100 capsule is used to treat ringworm infection.

Q: Is Canditral 100 capsule an antibiotic?

A: No, Canditral 100 capsule is not used to treat bacterial infection. Thus, it is not an antibiotic. The medicine helps to treat fungal infection. It is an antifungal medicine.

Q: Should Canditral be taken with food?

A: Canditral should be taken with or without food, as told by the doctor. It's best to take it after a meal for the best results.

Q: What are the side effects of Canditral 100?

A: Headache, stomach pain, nausea are a few common side effects of Canditral 100. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve with time.
Product Details
Brand
CANDITRAL
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/09/2023
Last Updated on: 25 Nov 2021 | 12:07 PM (IST)
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