ECOVIN Suspension 120ml

Fungal Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

ECOVIN contains Griseofulvin which belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fungal agents. It is used to treat fungal infections of the skin, scalp, hair or nails and prevents them from growing on your skin. This medicine is usually preferred where other medicines is considered inappropriate or has failed. Griseofulvin belongs to anti-fungal which is used to stop the growth of fungi by preventing fungal cell division. Do not stop taking this medicine without consulting your doctor.

Do not drive or handle heavy machines if you experience dizziness. Your physician will prescribe the right dose depends on your child’s age and body weight. Alcoholic drinks or anything containing alcohol should be avoided while you are taking this medicine.

Take ECOVIN exactly as instructed by your doctor. Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have severe liver disease, kidney or heart problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women avoid taking this medicine as it may harm the baby, consult your doctor for advice. The common side effects are headache, skin rash, nausea and diarrhea.

USES OF ECOVIN

  • Treats fungal infections of the skin, scalp, hair or nails

HOW ECOVIN WORKS

Griseofulvin inhibits the fungus cells from infecting new hair, skin or nails, which helps to get rid of the fungal infection. It exerts its antifungal effect by disrupting the cell division spindle apparatus of fungal cells, thus arresting cell division.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always take ECOVIN exactly as your doctor has told you. Shake well before use.

SIDE EFFECTS OF ECOVIN

COMMON

  • headache
  • skin rash
  • nausea
  • diarrhea
  • dizziness

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Headache:

Rest and drink plenty of fluids. Apply a cold or wet cloth for your forehead.  

Nausea:

Take normal regular meals and do not eat spicy foods.

Diarrhoea:

Drink plenty of fluids to avoid dehydration.  

Dizziness:

Get up and move around to feel awake, take naps and give your eyes a break to avoid fatigue and eat a healthy food to boost energy.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

ECOVIN is not recommended during pregnancy, as it may harm the baby. Consult your doctor for advice.

BREASTFEEDING

ECOVIN is not recommended during breastfeeding. Consult your doctor for advice.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or handle any machines if you experience dizziness while taking this medicine.

ALCOHOL

Alcohol intake should be avoided while you are taking this ECOVIN.

KIDNEY

There are limited studies available for ECOVIN and dose may be adjusted if needed. Consult your doctor for advice.

LIVER

ECOVIN is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and regular monitoring of liver function test may be advised while the patient is taking this medicine. Consult your doctor for advice.

ALLERGY

Tell your doctor if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Griseofulvin.

OTHERS

Tell your physician if you have or had,

  • porphyria
  • systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)

INTERACTIONS

Tell your doctor if you are taking,

  • warfarin (treats blood clot)
  • barbiturates
  • oral contraceptives

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Griseofulvin
Pharmacological Category :   Anti-fungal agents
Therapeutic Indication :   Treats Fungal infections (Dermatophyte infections)
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Suspension

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT ECOVIN

Is ECOVIN a steroid?

No, it is not a steroid, this medicine is used to treat wide variety of infection-causing fungus.

Is ECOVIN safe?

Yes, it is safe if used in the dose and frequency as directed by your physician.

Is ECOVIN over-the-counter?

Yes, it may be available over-the-counter. Consult your doctor for advice.

REFERENCES

1. Sheppard D, Lampiris HW. Antifungal Agents. In: Katzung BG, Masters SB, Trevor AJ, editors. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 11th ed. New Delhi, India: Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited; 2009. Page - 842.

2. Bennett JE. Antifungal Agents. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. Page - 1585-1586.

3. Actavis Mid Atlantic LLC. July 26, 2007. [Revised on Sep, 2012] [Accessed on Sep 01, 2021] https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=af318d5d-cc39-4a63-a590-b87c50f2694f

4. Tevagenerics. Griseofulvin. [Accessed on Sep 01, 2021] https://www.tevagenerics.com/product/griseofulvin-oral-suspension-usp-microsize

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USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Culture Fungus

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Shelf Life
    24 months
    Item Weight
    130 g
    Ingredient
    GRISEOFULVIN 125MG
    Hsn Code
    30049029
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ECOVIN Suspension 120ml

ECOVIN Suspension 120ml Mkt: Brinton Pharmaceuticals Ltd

M.R.P.: Rs.213.50
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