How to Take Amorolfine and Dose of Amorolfine


Find out how to take Amorolfine (drug) and its dose. Describes the best time to take the drug and precautions if any that should be followed.

How to take Amorolfine


How it should be taken  

It comes as a cream to apply topically over the affected area.

Dosage & When it is to be taken

Topical- Fungal nail infections: As 5% nail lacquer: Apply 1-2 times/week. Usual treatment duration: 6 months for fingernails and 9-12 months for toenails. Skin fungal infections: As 0.25% cream: Apply once daily. Min treatment duration: 2-3 weeks.

When it is not to be taken (Contraindications) 

Hypersensitivity.

Why it is prescribed (Indications)  

This medication is a topical antibiotic, prescribed for toenail infections and skin fungal infections. It is beneficial for individuals unresponsive to other treatment options.

Pregnancy Category

Category D : There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.

Warnings and Precautions  

Caution should be exercised in patients with pregnancy and breastfeeding.
For external use only; avoid contact with eyes, mucous membranes and ears.

Storage Conditions  

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.
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