LULICONAZOLE - Watsons Health

LULICONAZOLE

Luliconazole topical cream is for infections from a fungus or yeast. It stops the growth of fungi and yeast.

Luliconazole cream is used to treat:

  • Ringworm of the body (tinea corporis)
  • Ringworm of the foot (interdigital tinea pedis; athlete’s foot)
  • Ringworm of the groin (tinea cruris; jock itch)

In using this medication, the dangers of taking the medication need to be weighed with the risks. This is a choice you and your physician will make. Do not use if you have allergy to this drug or to any azole antifungals before.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following outcomes occur:

  • Burning
  • Itching
  • Stinging
  • Redness
  • Irritation at the site
  • Blistering
  • Crusting
  • Dryness
  • Flaking of the skin
  • Scaling
  • Intense redness
  • Pain
  • Swelling of the skin

Precautions

It may be essential that your medical doctor check your progress at regular visits. This will allow your health practitioner to look if the medication is working nicely and to find out if you have problems or undesirable effects that may be because of this medicine.

If your skin problem does not resolve within 2 weeks or more, or if it becomes worse, visit your health practitioner.

Check with your physician right away if you have a skin rash, burning, stinging, swelling, redness, or infection on the skin.

Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

 

Interactions

Tell your healthcare provider if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription (over the counter [OTC]) medications.

Using alcohol or tobacco with this medicine can cause interactions to occur. Discuss along with your healthcare provider the use of your medication with food, alcohol, or tobacco.

If someone has overdosed and has severe signs and symptoms including passing out or trouble breathing, call emergency medical services. Otherwise, call a poison control center right away.

 

Available Brand:

Luzu

 

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