Itaspor 100 Mg
- Manufacturer : Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
- Equivalent Brands : Sporanox
- Generic Brands : Itraconazole
Itaspor 100mg Capsule is an antifungal which is used to treat a variety of infections caused by fungi in lungs, mouth, and throat. Take this capsule with food for better absorption.
Itaspor 100mg Capsule is an antifungal medication. It stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human.
Itaspor 100mg Capsule is used for Fungal infections, Fungal infection, Flaky discolored patches on the chest and back, Infections in neutropenia or aids patients and other conditions. Itaspor 100mg Capsule may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Itaspor 100mg Capsule contains Itraconazole as an active ingredient.
Itaspor 100mg Capsule works by preventing the growth of fungi.
Intas Labs manufactures Itaspor 100mg Capsule.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Itaspor 100mg Capsule is to be taken with food.
If you are taking oral solution, it should be taken one hour before any food or drink.
Pregnancy - This medicine is not recommended for use during pregnancy unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to take this medicine.
Breast-feeding - This medicine is not recommended for use during breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to take this medicine.
Liver injury - Itaspor 100mg Capsule may increase the liver enzyme levels and can cause hepatitis and jaundice. Close monitoring of liver function tests is necessary at the time of initiation of the treatment. Discontinue the medicine if symptoms worsen.
Arrhythmias and QT Prolongation - Itaspor 100mg Capsule may cause Arrhythmia and QT Prolongation especially in the patients with existing heart disease. Close monitoring of heart function is necessary. Do not use medicines that can increase the risk of Arrhythmia.
Hearing loss - Itaspor 100mg Capsule may cause transient or permanent hearing loss when taken with quinidine. Close monitoring of any symptoms of any hearing problem is necessary. Discontinue the treatment if symptoms persist.
Cystic Fibrosis - Itaspor 100mg Capsule should be used with caution in the patients with cystic fibrosis. Switch to alternate treatment if this medicine is not responding.
Absorption - Absorption of Itaspor 100mg Capsule is higher in acidic conditions. Do not take any medicines that can alter gastric acid content.
Neuropathy - Itaspor 100mg Capsule may cause weakness, numbness, and pain in hands and feet. Discontinue the treatment if these symptoms appear.
Your doctor has prescribed Itaspor 100mg Capsule to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
Do not take it with any heartburn medications - especially proton pump inhibitors and H2 blockers.
Requires an acidic pH for absorption. Hence, take it with a full meal for best results.
Notify your doctor if you have taken steroids recently.
The dosage and the drug form depend on the age, weight and medical condition of an individual. Use Itraconazole as prescribed by your doctor.
Itraconazole capsule should be taken after a meal. Swallow the capsule whole. Do not crush or chew the tablet. Instil the Itraconazole eye drops into the conjunctival sac of the eye.
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Itaspor 100mg Capsule.