Omoconazole


Generic Medicine Info
Indications and Dosage
Topical/Cutaneous
Cutaneous candidiasis, Dermatophytosis, Pityriasis versicolor
Adult: As nitrate: As 1% cream: Apply once daily. As 1% powder or 1% solution: Apply bid.

Vaginal
Vaginal candidiasis
Adult: As nitrate: As pessary: 150 mg daily for 6 days, 300 mg for 3 days or 900 mg as a single dose.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy; lactation; infants. May damage latex contraceptives.
Adverse Reactions
Skin irritation, erythema, burning sensation.
Action
Description: Omoconazole is an imidazole antifungal which inhibits the cytochrome P450-dependent enzymes, resulting in impairment of ergosterol synthesis in fungal cell membranes.
Pharmacokinetics:
Distribution: Plasma concentration: 2-3% of locally administered dose.
Excretion: Via renal and biliary excretion.
Storage
Protect from excessive heat.
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