Side effect(s) of Luliconazole

Review the side-effects of Luliconazole as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.
The side effects usually occur as an application site reaction on the skin and include:
• Burning sensation
• Itching
• Stinging
• Redness
• Irritation at the site

Postmarketing reports have identified more serious effects which include:
Contact dermatitis
• Cellulitis

Other Precautions :

• Luliconazole should be continued as per dosing schedule for the full duration even if the signs of fungal infection improve.
• It is advised not to miss doses to get the maximum benefit.

Drug Name : Luliconazole

Luliconazole generic Luliconazole is used to treat the fungal infections of the skin caused by the organisms such as Trichophyton rubrum and Epidermophyton floccosum. Luliconazole works by reducing the fungal growth which causes infection. The fungal infections treated by luliconazole are as follows: • Interdigital tinea pedis ( athletes foot ) - fungal infection that occurs between the toes • Tinea cruris (jock itch) - fungal infection that occurs on the skin in the groin, buttocks and inner aspects of the thighs • Tinea corporis ( ringworm ) - fungal infections that form red scaly rashes on the body It is used only in patients of 18 years of age and older. It works by reducing bad cholesterol level and by regulating the levels of insulin.

Trade Names for Luliconazole

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