Lamisil Oral is the basically used for eradicating the fungal infection and should be used strictly according to the doctor's prescription. The effects of the use would be apparent only after some months of using the medicine.
How to Take Drug
The medication of Lamisil Oral is taken by mouth. It is available in health stores in 250 mg tablets. For fingernail fungus treatment, it should be taken once per day for a period of six weeks. The dosage should continue for twelve weeks in case of toenail fungus. The eradication and skin clearance will become apparent only after some months. It can be used before or after taking a meal. The medicines should be continued until the prescribed dosages are finished.
Patients with history of weak immune system, liver and kidney disease, high blood pressure and allergic reactions should inform the doctor before taking the dosage. Nursing mothers or pregnant patients may need some revisions in the daily dosages since the medication has side effects on the unborn child or the baby.
Cyclosporine,rifampine, cimetidine etc are know to effect the dosage of Lamisil Oral. There is need of adjustment dosage along with Lamisil Oral's medication so that the efficiency of this drug is not influenced and no side effects are caused.the patient should inform the doctor before hand if any other medicine or treatment is going along with Lamisil Oral.
Adverse Effects with Lamisil oral
The main side effects of Lamisil Oral are difficulty in vision problems, confusion, seizures, vomiting and dizziness. It also causes stomach pain, increased blood pressures, irregular heart beat and skin rashes. Diarrhea and heartburn are also caused. In such cases, the doctor should be consulted immediately.
In case of missing a day's dose of Lamisil Oral, the missed dose should be taken immediately. If the missed does intervenes the regular intake intervals, it should be discarded. Doses should be strictly not missed because it can cause relapse of the fungal infection or affect the time span by delaying the treatment.
Overdose Effects of Lamisil Oral
Due to over dosage of Lamisil Oral symptoms temporary change of taste and tiredness are bound to occur. Moreover there is sore throat, chills and fever. Persistent nausea and loss of appetite are also one of the overdose effects. The doctor should be immediately contacted in such cases so that they don't cause further trepidation
Lamisil oral should be kept out the reach of children. It should be stored between twenty to twenty five degrees Celsius in a tightly sealed container. Sunlight and moisture should be avoided. Lamisil should be not be used after its expiry