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Mycocid Lotion 15ml

By INTERMED PHARMA PVT LTD
15ml Lotion in Bottle
53.30*
MRP 65.00
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Medical Description

Mycocid Lotion is a topical antifungal medicine used to treat fungal infections of the skin, vagina, ear and ringworm infections. It contains clotrimazole as its main ingredient. It is meant only for ...
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Product Summary

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ContainsClotrimazole(0.1 %)
UsesFungal skin infections
Side effectsSkin Rashes, blistering of skin, irritation at application site
ClassificationTOPICAL ANTI-FUNGAL
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Uses of Mycocid 0.1 %

Mycocid Lotion is used for the treatment of fungal skin infections such as ringworm, athlete's foot, fungal nappy rash and fungal sweat rash.

Contraindications of Mycocid 0.1 %

If you are allergic to clotrimazole or any of the components of Mycocid Lotion.

Side effects of Mycocid 0.1 %

Mycocid Lotion can sometimes cause application site reactions like skin irritation, rashes, redness, itching or blisters.

Precautions and Warnings of Mycocid 0.1 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Mycocid Lotion during pregnancy?
A:
You may use Mycocid Lotion after consulting your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Mycocid Lotion while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unlikely to affect breastfed infants. Mycocid Lotion can be used while breastfeeding if prescribed by doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Mycocid Lotion?
A:
Mycocid Lotion is a topical preparation and may not affect the driving ability or ability to handle machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while using Mycocid Lotion?
A:
No interaction of Mycocid Lotion with alcohol is reported.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from any skin conditions.
  • Avoid Mycocid Lotion if there is a known allergic reaction to any of its componets.
  • Tell to your doctor before using this Lotion if you have- liver disease, diabetes mellitus or AIDS.
  • Do not swallow the Lotion and avoid contact with your eyes.
  • Both purposeful and accidental application of this medicine into the eyes should be avoided.

Mode of Action of Mycocid 0.1 %

How Does It Work?

Mycocid Lotion kills fungal cells by altering the permeability of their cell wall. It binds to phospholipids in the cell membrane and inhibits certain processes required for cell membrane production. ...
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Directions for Use of Mycocid 0.1 %

  • Use Mycocid Lotion as directed by your doctor.
  • It is meant for external use only.
  • The dosage and length of treatment depend on the type of infection to be treated.
  • Ensure the area is cleaned and dried before application.
  • Apply it on the 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.

Interactions of Mycocid 0.1 %

Interactions with other medicines

Since Mycocid Lotion is to be applied to the skin, it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, it is not advisable to use any other cream or ointment at the affected site if Mycocid L...
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Storage and disposal of Mycocid 0.1 %

  • Store Mycocid Lotion at room temperature, keep away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep away from pets and children.

Dosage of Mycocid 0.1 %

Overdose

  • As Mycocid Lotion is meant for external application cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have applie...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Mycocid Lotion, apply it as soon as possible. Do not overapply this medicine just to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What are Mycocid Lotion's side effects?

A: Mycocid Lotion side effects are itching, irritation, burning at site of application, blistering & rash. Talk to your doctor immediately if you experience any of them.

Q: Can Mycocid Lotion be prescribed for children and infants?

A: Speak to your doctor before using it for children.

Q: Should one use the Mycocid Lotion more frequently if the condition is severe?

A: The doctor will inform you how many times this medicine needs to be used in the course of a day. The patient must not exceed this limit.

Q: Should I stop Mycocid Lotion as soon as I see my symptoms subsiding?

A: No, you should not stop using Mycocid Lotion midway. Continue its application till the end of the course. If the course is stopped abruptly, the infection might return. Stopping the course midway may cause it to be less effective against the infection-causing agents.

Q: Can I self-medicate with Mycocid Lotion?

A: Do not use this Lotion if your condition is not diagnosed by a doctor, as it is useful in the treatment of fungal infections. Avoid self-medication.

Q: What is the composition of Mycocid Lotion?

A: Mycocid Lotion composition includes clotrimazole.

Q: Is there any substitute for Mycocid Lotion?

A: There are different brands having the same composition as Mycocid Lotion. However, it is advised to take the recommended brand only.

Q: For how many days should I use Mycocid Lotion?

A: Your doctor will decide the duration of the application for Mycocid Lotion. Do not stop applying It on your own. If there is no improvement in your infection, consult with your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
MYCOCID
Expires on or After
26/08/2022
Last Updated on: 13 May 2022 | 06:39 PM (IST)
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