Generic Name : Piroctone Olamine Therapeutic Classification : Antifungals ICD Code : Y40.7
India- Climdan, Noskurf.
International- Betapirox Why it is prescribed (Indications) :
This medication is an ethanolamine salt, prescribed for fungal infections. When it is not to be taken (Contraindications):
Dosage & When it is to be taken :
Topical- Apply as directed by your physician. How it should be taken :
It comes as a cream, lotion and shampoo to apply topically. Warnings and Precautions :
* For external use only; avoid contact with eyes or mouth.
* Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver or kidney impairment, during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Side Effects :
Irritation, swelling, pain, numbness, bleeding, bruising, asymmetry, wrinkling of skin.
*Avoid excess dosage. Storage Conditions :
Store it in refrigerator (2 - 8 °C).
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