Medicine : Candifem Vaginal(30gm)

Name:Candifem Vaginal(30gm)
Type:Cream
Manufacturer:Meyer Organics Pvt Ltd
Generic Use:Miconazole , Ornidazole
Composition:Miconazole(2%w/w) , Ornidazole(2%w/w)
Substitutes:candimale cream(15gm) , candifem vaginal(30gm) , candimale cream(15gm) , candifem vaginal(30gm)


Generic ( Miconazole )



Typical use Of Miconazole :Vulvo-vaginal Candidiasis, Balanitis.Tinea Vapitis, T Corporis, T Manuum, T Pedis (atheletes Foot), T Barbae, T Cruris, T Unguium Or Onychomycosis, Pityriasis Versicolor.Candidiasis Of Skin And Nails.
Mechanism of action of Miconazole :Miconazole Interacts With 14-? Demethylase, A Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme Necessary To Convert Lanosterol To Ergosterol, Causes Inhibition Of Ergosterol Synthesis Results In Increased Cellular Permeability Causing Leakage Of Cellular Contents. Miconazole May Also Inhibit Endogenous Respiration, Interact With Membrane Phospholipids, Inhibit The Transformation Of Yeasts To Mycelial Forms, Inhibit Purine Uptake, And Impair Triglyceride And/or Phospholipid Biosynthesis.
Drug Interaction of Miconazole :Miconazole (Nitrate) Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Alprazolam, Amphotericin B,astemizole, Carbamazepine, Cisapride, Fosphenytoin, Phenytoin (Na). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Miconazole :Cardiac Arrhythmias, Phlebitis, Pruritis, Arachnoiditis, Cardiac Arrest, Anaphylaxis, Drowsiness, Anorexia, Rashes, GI Upset, Flushing, Nausea And Vomiting

INTERACTIONS OF MICONAZOLE


How Miconazole will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Miconazole will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Safer: Drug Has Been Studied In Few Breastfeeding Women And The Evidence Shows That There Is No Increase In Side Effects In The Infants, Or The Possibility Of Harm To The Breastfed Infants Is Expected To Be Rare. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Miconazole

No Studies Found






Generic ( Ornidazole )



Typical use Of Ornidazole :To Treat Certain Types Of Vaginal, Urinary Tract And Intestinal Infections, Or Some Specific Infections That Are In The Body, Which May Be Caused By Anaerobic Bacteria (bacteria That Do Not Use Oxygen) Or Amoeba. It Is Also Used For Preventive (prophylactic) Treatment During Surgery, Treat Amoebiasis, Amoebic Dysentery, Bacterial Infection Of Vagina (bacterial Vaginosis), Diarrhea Caused By Protozoan Parasite (giardiasis), And Acute Infections Of Vagina And/or Urethra (trichomoniasis).
Mechanism of action of Ornidazole :Ornidazole Is Active Against The Protozoa And Anaerobic Bacteria That Are Causing The Infections. Action Mechanism Is Associated With Inhibiting The Structure Of DNA In Susceptible Microorganisms.
Drug Interaction of Ornidazole :Ornidazole May Interact With Oral Anticoagulants (warfarin) And Muscle-relaxant (vecuronium Bromide). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Ornidazole :Drowsiness, Dizziness, Headache, Shaking, Rigidity, Poor Coordination, Fits, Tiredness, Temporary Loss Of Consciousness, Fainting, Sensation Of Spinning Or Rotation (vertigo), Urge To Vomit (nausea), Vomiting, Pain In Abdomen, Taste Disturbances, Skin Reactions Like Rash, Itching And Inflammation.

INTERACTIONS OF ORNIDAZOLE


How Ornidazole will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Ornidazole will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Ornidazole

No Studies Found