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Dk Gel Xl Tube Of 50gm Gel

By HEGDE AND HEGDE PHARMACEUTICA LLP
50g Gel in Tube
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MRP 218.00
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Medical Description

Dk Gel contains Miconazole, an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat fungal infections of the nails, skin and vagina. It works by destroying the cell membrane of the fungus. Before and after applyi...
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ContainsMiconazole Nitrate(2.0 %W/W)
ClassificationTOPICAL ANTI-FUNGAL
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Uses of Dk 2 %W/W

Dk Gel is used to treat topical fungal and associated bacterial infections of the nails, skin and vagina.

Contraindications of Dk 2 %W/W

If you are allergic to Miconazole or any component of Dk Gel.

Side effects of Dk 2 %W/W

  • Skin burning sensation
  • Reddening of skin
  • Application site reactions such as irritation, burning, redness, itching and warmth.
  • Blister on skin
  • Swelling of face, toes

Precautions and Warnings of Dk 2 %W/W

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Dk Gel during pregnancy?
A:
Dk Gel is to be applied on topical surfaces and the quantities which might get absorbed from the skin are too little and there are rare chances of absorption. Still, this medicine should be used with caution during pregnancy, under the medical supervision of your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Dk Gel while breastfeeding?
A:
Dk Gel should not be applied to the breast of breastfeeding mothers or elsewhere on large areas of skin or for a prolonged period. Still, this medicine should be used with caution in breastfeeding women, under the medical supervision of your doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Dk Gel?
A:
Dk Gel does not affect the ability to drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Dk Gel?
A:
It is safe to drink alcohol while taking Dk Gel, as it does not interact with alcohol. Talk to your doctor if you have a habit of consuming it regularly.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are on any anti-clot or blood thinner medicine like warfarin.
  • You experience an allergic reaction.
  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You or your child has accidentally swallowed the medicine.

Mode of Action of Dk 2 %W/W

How Does It Work?

Dk Gel destroys both the fungus that causes the infection and some of the associated bacteria, which may also be present. It works by killing and stopping the fungus growth by destroying their cell me...
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Directions for Use of Dk 2 %W/W

  • Use Dk Gel as directed by your doctor.
  • For external use only. Apply it on a healthy skin surface, free from cuts and wounds.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • In case this medicine comes in contact with your eyes, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.

Interactions of Dk 2 %W/W

Interactions with other medicines

Since Dk Gel is to be used externally on the skin, it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other health conditio...
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Storage and disposal of Dk 2 %W/W

  • Store Dk Gel below 25°C
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets

Dosage of Dk 2 %W/W

Overdose

  • Excessive use of Dk Gel may cause skin irritation.
  • As this medicine is meant for external application, cases of overapplication are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.
  • If you have applied extra quantities of it, wipe out the excess of the medicine with tissue or cotton.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Dk Gel, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over-apply this medicine to compensate for the missed application.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop the treatment with Dk Gel, if my symptoms disappear?

A: No, you should not stop the treatment with Dk Gel even if symptoms disappear. You should complete the course of treatment given by your doctor. You should never miss the application of antifungal as it may lead to treatment failure.

Q: Will Dk Gel cure yeast and ringworm infection?

A: Yes, Dk Gel can be used to treat both yeast and ringworm infection.

Q: Can Dk Gel cause itching?

A: Yes, Dk Gel can have side-effects, like all other medicines. These don’t affect everyone and are usually mild and go away on their own. If side effects persist or there is no improvement in your condition, then inform your doctor.

Q: Is Dk Gel safe to use in children?

A: Dk Gel is usually safe to be used in children when used as per the prescription. In case there is a burning sensation and severe itching and redness at the application site, stop the medicine and contact your doctor.
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Last Updated on: 22 Mar 2021 | 11:37 AM (IST)
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