What is Griseofulvin?
Griseofulvin Cream is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Ringworm Infections, AthleteS Foot, Jock Itch, Fungal Infections and other conditions.
Griseofulvin Cream contains Griseofulvin as an active ingredient.
Griseofulvin Cream works by inhibiting the growth of fungi.
Detailed information related to Griseofulvin Cream uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Griseofulvin Cream Uses
Griseofulvin Cream is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Ringworm Infections
- AthleteÃ¢Â€Â™S Foot
- Jock Itch
- Fungal Infections
Griseofulvin Cream Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Griseofulvin Cream improves the patient condition by performing the following functions:
- Inhibiting the growth of fungi.
Griseofulvin Cream Composition and Active Ingredients
Griseofulvin Cream is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Griseofulvin Cream Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Griseofulvin Cream. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Irritation Of The Mouth Or Tongue
- Swollen Glands
- Skin Rash
Griseofulvin Cream Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Avoid exposure to sunlight or artificial light
- Avoid using griseofulvin if you are pregnant or breastfeeding
- Do not drive or operate machinery