Natamycin


Generic Medicine Info
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Special Precautions
Patient with epithelial ulceration. Pregnancy and lactation. Patient Counselling Avoid use of contact lenses during treatment. Monitoring Parameters Assess for treatment effectiveness; if no improvement after 7-10 days, re-evaluate therapy.
Adverse Reactions
Cardiac disorders: Chest pain. Eye disorders: Changes in vision, corneal opacity; eye discomfort, oedema, hyperaemia, irritation, pain, foreign body sensation, paraesthesia, tearing. Immune system disorders: Allergic reaction. Respiratory, thoracic and mediastinal disorders: Dyspnoea.
CIMS Class
Antifungals / Eye Anti-Infectives & Antiseptics
ATC Classification
S01AA10 - natamycin ; Belongs to the class of antibiotics. Used in the treatment of eye infections.
A01AB10 - natamycin ; Belongs to the class of local antiinfective and antiseptic preparations. Used in the treatment of diseases of the mouth.
A07AA03 - natamycin ; Belongs to the class of antibiotics. Used in the treatment of intestinal infections.
G01AA02 - natamycin ; Belongs to the class of antibiotics. Used in the treatment of gynecological infections.
D01AA02 - natamycin ; Belongs to the class of antibiotics. Used in the topical treatment of fungal infection.
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