"Lamisil Uno" is an antifungal agent. A medicament is prescribed for external application and has a fairly wide range of effects. Small concentrations of the drug have a fungicidal effect on dermatophytes, molds, as well as certain species of dimorphic fungi. "Lamizil Uno" in relation to yeast fungi may have (depending on the type) fungistatic or fungicidal action.
When applied externally, there is an insignificant (less than 5%) absorption of the dosage, which causes an extremely low absorption in the systemic blood flow.
The drug "Lamizil Uno" is indicated for the treatment andprevention of fungal skin infections. These include mycosis feet, inguinal epidermophyte, diaper rash, multi-colored lichen. Indications are also yeast infections, provoked by fungi of the genus Candida, lesions of smooth skin caused by individual dermatophytes.
The drug "Lamizil Uno": the instruction
For patients over the age of twelve recommendeduse once - twice a day according to the indications. Before applying the "Lamisil" should be sure to clean and dry the affected area. The cream is applied in a thin layer not only on the problem zone, but also on the adjacent areas. Is easy to rub.
When accompanied by diaper rash infections (ininterdigital spaces, in the groin area, between the buttocks, under the mammary glands) it is allowed to cover the places of lubrication with gauze, especially at night.
Average course duration and frequency of applicationa preparation at treatment of a dermatomychosis of shins, a trunk, stop - week on time in day; with keratinization, peeling, itching and cracks caused by the fungus of the foot, as well as with colored lichen - once or twice a day, two weeks.
As a rule, the decrease in manifestation of manifestationsis noted in the first day of therapy. Irregular application of the drug or premature self-cessation of treatment can cause a renewal of the infection. If the improvement does not occur even after a week, you need to clarify the diagnosis.
"Lamisil" tablets recommendstake once a day. The single dosage is calculated according to the weight. For children weighing less than 20 kg - 62.5 mg, more than 20, but less than 40 - 125 mg, more than 40 - 250 mg. As practice shows, patients older than two years are well tolerated taking pills inside.
For adults, the recommended dosage is 250 mg once a day.
"Lamisil Uno" (cream) should not be used in children under 12 years of age.
Application of the drug topically can cause burning, itching, redness and other allergic reactions.
Contra-indicated cream "Lamisil" with hypersensitivity.
Care should be taken when appointingmedication for patients with hepatic, renal insufficiency, with tumors, chronic alcoholism, vascular diseases in the extremities of the occlusal character, oppression of bone marrow hematopoiesis.
The use of the drug in children should be carried out under the supervision of a doctor.
There is insufficient data on the use of cream "Lamisil" in pregnant women. The appointment of the drug in the period of gestation only on the advice of a specialist.
The active ingredient (terbinafine) is released frommilk of a nursing woman. When used during lactation, a negative effect on the baby is unlikely, due to the minor systemic absorption of the drug through the skin. However, the appointment is made only by a specialist.
Ingestion of the drug for external use in the eye causes irritation. In this situation, rinse immediately with water. If you develop a persistent irritation, you should visit a doctor.
Cases of an overdose of cream "Lamisil" are not described. Accidental application inside may cause nausea, headache, epigastric pain. Apply activated charcoal, symptomatic treatment is carried out if necessary.