OMOCONAZOLE - Watsons Health

OMOCONAZOLE

Omoconazole is a drug that is known as an imidazole antifungal. It results to the disruption of ergosterol synthesis that occurs in the cell membranes of fungi. It is usually applied externally as a cream, powder or solution.

Omoconazole is used in the treatment of the following skin conditions:

  • Vaginal candidiasis
  • Skin candidiasis
  • Dermatophytosis
  • Pityriasis

Do not give to people who have allergic reactions to imidazole antifungals.

Omoconazole can give rise to the following side effects:

  • Skin irritation
  • Erythema
  • Burning sensation

Precautions

Take extra precautions in people with the following conditions:

  • Pregnancy
  • Breastfeeding

Do not apply to infants.

 

Interactions

There are no drug interactions that are known with Omoconazole.

If you think you may have used Omoconazole more than the recommended dose, seek medical help.

 

Available Brand/s:

Mikogal, Fongamil

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