PharmEasy logo
Select Pincode
Don’t have a prescription?
Get Started
share

Ifin 500mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

By GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS
7 Tablet(s) in Strip

Price to be Updated

15 days return policyRead More
safety
All the Products are packed and stored Safely
molecules
Check more medicines with composition
Terbinafine(500.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-FUNGAL

Medical Description

Ifin Tablet is an antifungal medicine containing Terbinafine. It is used to treat various types of fungal infections of the skin and nails, including ringworm. Take this medicine as per the prescribed...
Read more
    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
uses

Uses of Ifin 500mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

Ifin Tablet is used to treat various types of fungal infections of the skin, hair, nails. It is also used to treat Athlete's foot, Jock itch.
contraindications

Contraindications of Ifin 500mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to Terbinafine or any other ingredients of Ifin Tablet mg tablet.
  • If you have problems with your liver.
sideEffects

Side effects of Ifin 500mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

  • Headache
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Jaundice
  • Swollen face, lips and limbs
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Ifin 500mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ifin Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a child before starting Ifin Tablet.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Ifin Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not advisable to take Ifin Tablet during breastfeeding, as it can pass into the milk, thereby putting the infant at risk of the side effects.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Ifin Tablet?
A:
Ifin Tablet can cause dizziness, you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ifin Tablet?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Ifin Tablet with alcohol, but you should avoid consuming alcohol in excess.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have severe liver disease.
  • You experience nausea and loss of appetite.
  • You are suffering from jaundice.
  • You experience weakness and pain in the right upper abdomen.
  • You notice severe allergic reaction on the skin such as Stevens-Johnson syndrome.
  • You have psoriasis, a skin condition with red scaly patches.
  • You have a blood-related disorder.
  • You have kidney-related issues.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Ifin 500mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Terbinafine, which is the primary medicine in Ifin Tablet mg tablet, works by acting on the cell wall of the fungi, stopping its division and subsequently killing it.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Ifin 500mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

  • Take Ifin Tablet mg tablet as advised by the doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole, with a glass of water.
  • Do not break, cut, or chew the medicine.
  • .
interactions

Interactions of Ifin 500mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Ifin Tablet mg tablet can react when taken with another ongoing antifungal medicine.
  • Blood-thinning medicines like warfarin are not to be taken along with Terbinafine and vice-versa.
  • Medicines for controlling high blood pressure can hamper the effects of Terbinafine.

Interactions with food items

Avoid caffeine and chocolate while on treatment with Ifin Tablet mg tablets.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Ifin 500mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

  • Ifin Tablet mg tablets should be stored at room temperature in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Ifin 500mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose are dark stool or bloody urine, jaundice, sensitivity to heat, scaly skin with rashes and blisters, and chest pain. If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken ...
Read more

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Ifin Tablet mg tablet take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do no...
Read more

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

^

Q: What dosage of Ifin Tablet is safe for children?

A: The dosage, if prescribed by the doctor, can be set only after examining the child's infection and condition.

Q: How long does it take for Ifin Tablet tablet to leave an individual's body?

A: The average time is about a week.

Q: What are the complications of consuming caffeine with Ifin Tablet?

A: Terbinafine, the active component of Ifin Tablet can result in caffeine being trapped in the human body for an extended period, resulting in a prolonged effect of caffeine in the bloodstream leading to an increased heart rate.

Q: Can Ifin Tablet be taken while using antifungal creams?

A: Yes, it can be used. However, consult the doctor before using this medicine and inform about all the medicines taken.

Q: What is the normal course of medication?

A: The tenure for the treatment can last from a few weeks to a few months, depending on the extent of the infection.

Q: How to take Ifin Tablet tablet?

A: You should take Ifin Tabletas advised by the doctor. Swallow it with a glass of water. Do not break, cut, or chew the medicine. It can be taken with or without food.

Q: Is Ifin Tablet tablet used for jock itch?

A: Yes, Ifin Tablet can be used to treat jock itch but use it only after consulting the doctor.
Last Updated on: 06 Apr 2021 | 10:47 AM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is supplied to the best of our abilities to make it accurate and reliable as it is published after a review by a team of professionals. This information is solely intended to provide a general overview on the product and must be used for informational purposes only. You should not use the information provided herein to diagnose, prevent, or cure a health problem. Nothing contained on this page is intended to create a doctor-patient relationship, replace or be a substitute for a registered medical practitioner's medical treatment/advice or consultation. The absence of any information or warning to any medicine shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance. We highly recommend that you consult your registered medical practitioner for all queries or doubts related to your medical condition. You hereby agree that you shall not make any health or medical-related decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Site. Please click here for detailed T&C.