Itracoe Dusting Powder 75gm

Fungal Rx required
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Best Price*  ₹ 140.00
MRP ₹175.00
(Inclusive of all taxes) * Mfr: Koye Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd * Country of Origin: NA



INTRODUCTION

ITRACOE contains itraconazole which belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals. It treats diaper rashes, tinea pedis, tinea cruris and other dermal fungal infections. It works as a desiccant and quickly absorbs moisture when applied to the surface area and keeps it dry for long hours. It binds of fungal cytochrome which inhibits the conversion of lanosterol to ergosterol. This disrupts the synthesis of fungal cell membrane.

It may take a few weeks for the skin patches to completely clear up and may take several months for finger and toenails (tinea pedis) to completely clear up after the treatment with this medicine. Your skin or nail will only look normal after new skin or nail has grown, even though the medicine has killed the fungus.

Always use this medicine exactly doctor has told you. Before using ITRACOE, clean and dry the affected area. Gently dust and massage the powder on the affected part of the skin. While applying avoid getting the medication in your eyes or mouth. It is for external use only. The common side effects such as mild irritation, burning sensation and rashes.

USES OF ITRACOE

  • Treats diaper rashes, tinea pedis, tinea cruris and other dermal fungal infections

HOW ITRACOE WORKS

Itraconazole acts by inhibiting the fungal cytochrome P-450 dependent enzyme lanosterol which in turn blocks the conversion of lanosterol to ergosterol, which disrupts the synthesis of fungal cell membrane.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always use this medicine exactly doctor has told you. It is for external use only. Before using ITRACOE, clean and dry the affected area. Gently dust and massage the powder on the affected part of the skin. While applying avoid getting the medication in your eyes or mouth. It is for external use only.

SIDE EFFECTS OF ITRACOE

COMMON

  • mild irritation
  • burning sensation
  • rashes

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Skin redness and irritation:

Avoid bath in hot water because hot water can irritate the skin. Moisturizers can be used regular basis to soothe and hydrate the affected area.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

ITRACOE is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

BREASTFEEDING

ITRACOE is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

ALLERGY

Do not use if you are allergic to itraconazole.

INTERACTIONS

Talk to your doctor if you are using or have recently used or might use any other topical medicines.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :  

Itraconazole

Pharmacological Category :   Antifungal medicine
Therapeutic Indication :   Fungal infections
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Capsule, Eye ointment, Eye drops, Powder, Gel, Cream, Soap

MORE INFORMATION

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

FAQs ABOUT ITRACOE

What is ITRACOE used for?

It is used to treat infections caused by fungi and are extremely rare, but can be very serious.

How long does it to take for a fungal skin infection to clear up?

The symptoms of fungal infections, such as itching or soreness, should get the better within a few days of the treatment. Red and scaly skin may take longer to get better. You may need a treatment for 1 to 4 weeks.

How do you use ITRACOE?

Before using this medicine, clean and dry the affected area. Gently dust and massage the powder on the affected part of the skin. While applying avoid getting the medication in your eyes or mouth. It is for external use only.

REFERENCES

1. Goodman and Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical, 2011. Page – 1578.

2. Roderick Hay; Therapy of Skin, Hair and Nail Fungal Infections; [Published on Aug 2018] https://innovareacademics.in/journals/index.php/ijcpr/article/view/28470/15266

3. Bionova [Revised on 2015] [Accessed 02 NOV 2020] https://www.bionova.co.in/candisyn-dusting-powder.html

Manufacturer/Marketer Details

    Net Qty
    1
    Shelf Life
    NA
    Item Weight
    80
    No. of Units in a Kit
    NA
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