Itracon

Itracon

itraconazole

Manufacturer:

Unison

Distributor:

Medline
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Itraconazole
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Superficial infection: Tinea corporis, tinea cruris 1 cap once daily for 15 days or 2 cap once daily for 7 days. Tinea manuum 2 cap bid for 7 days or 1 cap daily for 30 days. Onychomycoses Pulse treatment: 2 cap bid for 1 wk/mth for 3-4 mth. Continuous treatment: 2 cap daily for 3 mth. Pityriasis versicolor 2 cap daily for 7 days. Vag candidiasis 2 cap bid for 1 day or 2 cap once daily for 3 days. Oral candidosis 1 cap daily for 15 days. Fungal keratitis 2 cap once daily for 3 wk. Systemic infection: Aspergillosis 2 cap daily for 2-5 mth, increase dose to 2 cap bid in disseminated or invasive cases. Candidosis 1-2 cap daily for 3 wk-7 mth. Non-meningeal cryptococcosis 2 cap daily for 2 mth-1 yr. Cryptococcal meningitis 2 cap bid for 2 mth-1 yr. Maintenance therapy (meningeal cases) 2 cap once daily. Histoplasmosis 2 cap once-bid for 8 mth. Sporotrichosis 1 cap daily for 3 mth. Paracoccidioidomycosis 1 cap daily for 6 mth. Chromomycosis 1-2 cap daily for 6 mth. Blastomycosis 1 cap daily to 2 cap bid for 6 mth.
Administration
Should be taken with food: Take immediately after a full meal.
Contraindications
Pregnancy.
Special Precautions
Liver disease, lactation, childn, renal impairment.
Adverse Reactions
Dyspepsia, nausea, abdominal pain, constipation, headache, allergic reaction.
Drug Interactions
Rifampicin, phenytoin, INH, digoxin, didanosine, cisapride, triazolam, oral midazolam, cyclosporin, warfarin.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J02AC02 - itraconazole ; Belongs to the class of triazole derivatives. Used in the systemic treatment of mycotic infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Itracon cap 100 mg
Packing/Price
25 × 4's
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