What is Ketoconazole?
Ketoconazole Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Fungal Infections, Yeast Infections Of Skin and other conditions.
Ketoconazole Tablet contains Ketoconazole as an active ingredient.
Ketoconazole Tablet works by preventing yeasts and fungi from reproducing.
Detailed information related to Ketoconazole Tablet uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Ketoconazole Tablet Uses
Ketoconazole Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Fungal Infections
- Yeast Infections Of Skin
Ketoconazole Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Ketoconazole Tablet improves the patient condition by performing the following functions:
- Preventing yeasts and fungi from reproducing.
Ketoconazole Tablet Composition and Active Ingredients
Ketoconazole Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Ketoconazole Tablet Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Ketoconazole Tablet. 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.
- Decreased Platelets
- Inability To Achieve Erection
- Blockade Of Synthesis Of Hormones From Adrenal Glands
- Itching Of Skin
Ketoconazole Tablet 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.
- Have or history of hepatic impairment, predisposition to adrenocortical insufficiency
- Limit alcohol consumption
- Take antacid 1 hour before or 2 hours after this drug