TRUCONA T Dusting Powder 30gm

Fungal Infections Rx required
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INTRODUCTION

TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER contains Terbinafine which belongs to the group of medicines called Antifungal agents. It is used topically to treat fungal infections of the skin and the nails. It can be applied on the groin areas, in-between fingers, armpits and on skin folds and mostly combined with antifungal creams for better results.

TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER is for external use only. Sprinkle the required amount of the medicine on the affected skin areas. Use TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER 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 TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER if you are allergic to terbinafine. Consult your doctor before using TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER is generally well tolerated. However, it may cause local irritation at the site of application in some individuals which is usually harmless. If it bothers you, consult your doctor for advice.

USES OF TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER

  • Treats fungal infections of the skin and nails

HOW TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER WORKS

TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER 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

TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER is for external use only. Sprinkle the required amount of the medicine on the affected skin areas.

Avoid contact of this medicine with your 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 TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER without consulting your doctor.

SIDE EFFECTS OF TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER

COMMON

  • skin peeling

UNCOMMON

  • skin irritation

RARE

Stop using TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER 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

TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless recommended by your physician. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

BREASTFEEDING

TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless recommended by your physician. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER is unlikely to affect your ability for driving or handling any heavy tools or machines.

ALLERGY

Do not use TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER if you are allergic to Terbinafine.

OTHERS

Use in Paediatrics:

TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER is not recommended for use in children and adolescents (aged below 18 years). Therefore, consult your doctor before application.

Use in Geriatrics:

TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER can be used with caution in elderly patients. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug – Drug Interactions:

Before using TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER, 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 TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER, 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 TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER out of reach of children
  • Store TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER

Q: What is the use of TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER?

A: TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER is an antifungal medicine used to treat fungal infections of the skin and nails.

Q: How TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER works?

A: TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER 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 TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER?

A: Sprinkle the required amount of the medicine on the affected skin areas. TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER 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 TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER?

A: Generally, treatment with TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER may last for 2-4 weeks. Therefore, you need to use TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER 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 TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER?

A: If you forgot to apply TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER, 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 TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER to compensate the missed doses.

Q: Is TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER safe?

A: TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER is safe at doses prescribed by the physician. Therefore, do not alter the dose of TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER without consulting your doctor.

Q: Can I stop using TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER without consulting your doctor?

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

Q: Can TRUCONA T DUSTING POWDER be used in pregnant women?

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

REFERENCES

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USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Complete Blood count
  • Liver function tests
  • Kidney function tests

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    Country Of Origin
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