|Minimum Order Quantity||500 Strip|
|Type Of Medicine||Capsule|
|Packaging Size||1 x 4 Capsules|
Many types of fungi live harmlessly on our skin and in other places in the environment. However, some types of fungi can thrive and multiply on the surface of our bodies to cause infections of the skin, mouth or . The most common fungi to cause skin infections are the tinea group of fungi. A common infection of the mouth and is called thrush. It is caused by an overgrowth of a yeast (which is a type of fungus) called Candida.
Fungal infections sometimes occur within the body also. You are more at risk of developing an internal fungal infection if your immune system does not work properly. For example, if you are having chemotherapy, or if you are taking medicines for rheumatic disease. Internal fungal infections can be serious.
Itraconazole is used to treat fungal infections. It works by killing yeast and fungi.
How to use Itraconazole Capsules:
Use Itraconazole Capsules as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
- Take Itraconazole Capsules after a full meal. If you have low stomach acid or you take medicine to reduce stomach acid, take Itraconazole Capsules with an acidic beverage (eg, non-diet cola).
- Swallow Itraconazole Capsules whole. Do not break, crush, or chew before swallowing.
- Do not take antacids (eg, aluminum hydroxide) within 1 hour before or 2 hours after taking Itraconazole Capsules.
- If you take didanosine, an H2 blockers (eg, famotidine), or a proton pump inhibitor (eg, omeprazole), ask your doctor or pharmacist how to take it with Itraconazole Capsules.
- To clear up your infection completely, take Itraconazole Capsules for the full course of treatment. Keep taking it even if you feel better in a few days. Do not miss any doses.
- Itraconazole Capsules works best if it is taken at the same time each day.
- If you miss a dose of Itraconazole Capsules, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Itraconazole Capsules.