Rexavin

Rexavin

griseofulvin

Manufacturer:

Ifars
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Griseofulvin (micronized)
Indications/Uses
Fungal infection of the skin, scalp & nails (tinea corporis, pedis, cruris, barbae, capitis) not responsive to topical therapy.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 500 mg daily as a single or in divided doses. More severe infections 750-1,000 mg daily in divided doses. Childn 10 mg/kg as a single or in divided doses. Duration: Tinea capitis: 4-6 wk; tinea corporis: 2-4 wk; tinea pedis: 4-8 wk; tinea unguium: At least for 4 mth (finger nail) or 6 mth (toe nail).
Administration
Should be taken with food: Take immediately after meals.
Contraindications
Porphyria, liver cell damage, lupus erythematosus. Pregnancy.
Special Precautions
Long-term use. Cross-sensitivity reactions to other penicillins. Avoid direct sunlight/UV exposure.
Adverse Reactions
Skin rash, uriticaria, angioneurotic edema, epidermal necrosis (Lyell's syndrome), dry mouth, sensation of epigastrium pressure, headache, fatigue, dizziness, insomnia, mental confusion, paraesthesia of extremities, lupus erythematosus.
Drug Interactions
Warfarin, barbiturates, OC.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
D01BA01 - griseofulvin ; Belongs to the class of antifungals for systemic use.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Rexavin caplet 125 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
Form
Rexavin caplet 500 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's (Rp277,299/boks)
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