Drug: Nizoral

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Unfortunately, during the last couple of years, fungal infections have managed to become a bit more common, which is why the importance of antifungal infection medicines has increased significantly. Nizoral represents an antifungal medication that is often used to treat the infections of toenails and fingernails, which are most targeted by this infection. Do keep in mind the fact that Nizoral is quite dangerous, and should only be used when certain conditions make you unable of using other fungal medication, due to the fact that it can cause serious harm to your liver, and require a liver transplant or even cause death in certain cases.

What should patients know prior to using Nizoral?

The safety information regarding this medicine is numerous. To kick things off, stay away from it in case you have any sort of liver disease or liver damage, or if you suffer from liver damage-related symptoms during your treatment. Secondly, Nizoral has the potential of interacting with other medicine, which is why your doctor should be aware of all other treatment plans that you are currently on, to make the best decision for your safety.

Together with this, during your consultation, it is important to let your doctor know if you have a history of liver problems, issues with your adrenal gland, if you take certain antibiotics and if you have any allergies whatsoever.

How is the medication taken?

Due to the nature of the medicine, a strict treatment program should be followed. Do keep in mind the fact that during the treatment, you will be subject to blood tests to check the function of your liver. Make sure to take the medication for the full prescribed period of time. While symptoms may improve during the meantime, skipping doses can increase the risk of further infection, which will likely be resistant to antibiotics.

What should I do in case I miss a dose or take too many doses?

In case you have missed a dose, apply it as soon as you remember. If the next scheduled dose is nearby, skip the missed ones and take the next one instead. In case of an overdose, make sure to seek emergency medical attention, as it can lead to a liver failure, and worse conditions.

What are the side effects currently associated with this drug?

At this moment in time, some of the most common side effects include mild nausea, diarrhoea, headache and more. If you experience worse wide effects, let your healthcare provider know as soon as possible.

Currently, the medicine can be purchased from most online and offline authorized pharmacies at a good price.

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