ATEF Cream 20gm

Fungal Infections Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

ATEF CREAM contains Terbinafine which belongs to the group of medicines called Antifungal agents. It is used topically to treat fungal skin infections.

ATEF CREAM is for external use only. Take the required quantity of the medicine and apply on the affected skin areas. Use ATEF CREAM for the stipulated duration instructed by your physician to achieve better results. Failing to do so may not result in adequate infection control. Also, inform your doctor if you don’t see any improvement in your condition after 2 weeks of therapy.

Do not use ATEF CREAM if you are allergic to terbinafine. It is not suitable for use in children aged below 18 years. Consult your doctor before using ATEF CREAM if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. The most common side effects of using ATEF CREAM are skin peeling, itching, skin color changes and burning sensation at the side effects. These side effects are usually harmless. However, consult your doctor if they trouble you.

USES OF ATEF CREAM

  • Treats fungal skin infections

HOW ATEF CREAM WORKS

ATEF CREAM is an antifungal medication. It effectively controls fungal infections within the body. It disrupts the fungal cell membrane by blocking the production of certain chemicals (ergosterol) within the cell which is required for its survival. As a result, it stops the fungal cell from multiplication, thereby preventing the further spread of infection.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

ATEF CREAM is for external use only. Take the required quantity of the medicine and apply on the affected skin areas.

Avoid contact of this medicine with your face, eyes, ears, nose or any other mucous membranes. Wash your hands before and after application.

Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of therapy for you depending upon your age, body weight and severity of the infection. Do not stop using ATEF CREAM without consulting your doctor.

SIDE EFFECTS OF ATEF CREAM

COMMON

  • skin peeling
  • skin itching

UNCOMMON

  • skin lesions, scabs
  • skin colour changes
  • skin redness
  • application site reactions (such as pain, irritation or burning sensation)

RARE

  • eye irritation
  • skin dryness
  • skin inflammation

Stop using ATEF CREAM and contact your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following side effects:

  • severe skin rash with raised lumps, hives and blistering
  • signs of allergic reactions (such as skin rash, itching, swelling of face, mouth, tongue and throat causing difficulty in breathing)

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Application Site Reactions:

Place an icepack on the affected skin areas to ease the irritation. Avoid using harsh chemicals or soaps on the affected areas. Wear protective loose-fitting clothes while going outdoors. Regularly moisturize your skin. Avoid exposing your skin towards direct sunlight. If the condition did not improve, contact your doctor.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

ATEF CREAM is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless recommended by your physician. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

BREASTFEEDING

ATEF CREAM is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless recommended by your physician. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

ATEF CREAM is unlikely to affect your ability for driving or handling any heavy tools or machines.

ALLERGY

Do not use ATEF CREAM if you are allergic to Terbinafine.

OTHERS

Use in Paediatrics:

ATEF CREAM is not recommended for use in children and adolescents (aged below 18 years). Therefore, consult your doctor before application.

Use in Geriatrics:

ATEF CREAM can be used with caution in elderly patients. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug – Drug Interactions:

Before using ATEF CREAM, inform your doctor if you are taking any prescription, non-prescription and/or herbal supplements as a precaution.

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally swallowed ATEF CREAM, consult your doctor for advice or visit the nearby hospital. Signs of accidental ingestion might include headache, nausea, dizziness and stomach pain.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Terbinafine
Pharmacological Category :   Allylamines
Therapeutic Indication :   Fungal infections
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Cream, Gel, Lotion, Ointment, Dusting powder, Spray

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep ATEF CREAM out of reach of children
  • Store ATEF CREAM at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT ATEF CREAM

Q: What is the use of ATEF CREAM?

A: ATEF CREAM is an antifungal medicine used to treat fungal skin infections.

Q: How ATEF CREAM works?

A: ATEF CREAM is an antifungal medication. It effectively controls fungal infections within the body. It disrupts the fungal cell membrane by blocking the production of certain chemicals (ergosterol) within the cell which is required for its survival. As a result, it stops the fungal cell from multiplication, thereby preventing the further spread of infection.

Q: How to use ATEF CREAM?

A: Take the required quantity of the medicine and apply on the affected skin areas. ATEF CREAM is for external use only. Wash your hands before and after application. Avoid contact of this medicine with your face, eyes, ears, nose or any other mucous membranes.

Q: How long should I use ATEF CREAM?

A: Generally, treatment with ATEF CREAM may last for 2-4 weeks. Therefore, you need to use ATEF CREAM for the stipulated duration prescribed by your doctor. Failing to do so may not result in adequate infection control.

Q: What to do if I forgot to apply ATEF CREAM?

A: If you forgot to apply ATEF CREAM, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for the next application, skip the missed one and apply the next dose. Do not excessively apply ATEF CREAM to compensate the missed doses.

Q: Is ATEF CREAM safe?

A: ATEF CREAM is safe at doses prescribed by the physician. Therefore, do not alter the dose of ATEF CREAM without consulting your doctor.

Q: Can I stop using ATEF CREAM without consulting your doctor?

A: No. You should not stop using ATEF CREAM without consulting your doctor as it may reduce its effectiveness. Therefore, apply ATEF CREAM for the stipulated duration recommended by your doctor to achieve maximum results.

Q: Can ATEF CREAM be used in pregnant women?

A: ATEF CREAM should be used in pregnant women only if it is considered necessary by the physician. Therefore, inform your doctor before using it.

REFERENCES

1. KD. Tripathi. Antifungal agents. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology. 7th Edition. 2013. Page – 795.

2. Luke Maxfield; Charles V. Preuss; Rene Bermudez. Terbinafine. StatPearls. NIH. National Library of Medicine. National Center for Biotechnology Information. PMC. PubMed Central. October 2022. [Accessed on 10th January 2023]. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK545218/

3. GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (UK) Trading Limited. Electronic Medicines Compendium. [Revised in October 2020]. [Accessed on 10th January 2023]. https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.6326.pdf

4. Terbinafine. NHS. UK. [Revised in May 2022]. [Accessed on 10th January 2023]. https://www.nhs.uk/medicines/terbinafine/

5. Central Drugs Standard Control Organization. Terbinafine tab/cream. March 1995. [Accessed on 10th January 2023]. https://cdscoonline.gov.in/CDSCO/Drugs

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ATEF Cream 20gm

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