Grifulvin 500mg Tablet is an antifungal medicine used to treat skin, nail, and scalp infections that do not respond to cream or lotions. It prevents the growth of fungi and also prevents the spreading of fungi in new cells.
WAY OF ADMINISTRATION:
Grifulvin 500mg Tablet can administer orally. You can cut or crack the tablet. Swallow it with water to avoid stomach irritation. You can administer it with milk or any fatty food like peanut butter for better absorption and avoid stomach upset.
SIDE EFFECTS OF GRIFULVIN:
Here are a few common side effects of Griseofulvin 500mg Table:
- Stomach upset
Here are some major side effects;
- Skin rash
- Sore throat
DOSAGE OF GRIFULVIN:
The dose of Grifulvin 500mg Tablet depends upon age and infection. Because this can not be prescribed to children. Generally, for adults, it is advised to take it twice a day. Complete the given course, do not miss the dose as it may increase the risk of fungal growth. Don’t worry if you miss a dose then continue with the next dose as prescribed.
Keep at room temperature.
Keep away from moisture.
Keep away from sunlight.
- Grifulvin 500mg tablets are not suggested for patients who are being treated with liver diseases or have a history of the same.
- Women who are taking birth control tablets should avoid or consult with their gynaecologist because this medicine suppresses the effect of birth control pills.
- Also, breastfeeding mothers recommended avoiding this medicine as it may affect the baby.
- This medicine is not for children below two years.
Here are a few diseases that interact with Griseofulvin 500mg Tablet:
- Hepatic dysfunction
Here is the list of drug which interacts with griseofulvin:
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|Griseofulvin microsize||Calcium stearate, colloidal silicon dioxide, starch and wheat gluten..|