Candiforce Capsule

Manufactured by: Mankind Pharma Ltd

Contains / Salt: Itraconazole (200 mg)

Prescription Required

8775 people have bought this recently

Candiforce Capsule

Manufactured by: Mankind Pharma Ltd

Contains / Salt: Itraconazole (200 mg)

Prescription Required

8775 people have bought this recently

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Candiforce Capsule Information

Candiforce Capsule is a prescription medicine that is available as a Capsule. Fungal Infections, Candidal Infection are some of its major therapeutic uses. The alternative uses of Candiforce Capsule have also been explained below.

The right dosage of Candiforce Capsule depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Candiforce Capsule can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Normally, these side effects of Candiforce Capsule are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

Candiforce Capsule's effect during pregnancy is Moderate and Severe while nursing. Warnings related to Candiforce Capsule's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Individuals suffering from medical conditions like Coronary Artery Disease (CAD), Heart Disease, Liver Disease must refrain from the use of Candiforce Capsule since this can cause severe adverse effects. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Candiforce Capsule contraindications section.

Drug reaction of Candiforce Capsule with other medicines has been reported. See below for a complete list.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Candiforce Capsule is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.

  1. Candiforce Capsule Benefits & Uses
  2. Candiforce Capsule Dosage & How to Take
  3. Candiforce Capsule Side Effects
  4. Candiforce Capsule Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Candiforce Capsule with Other Drugs
  6. Candiforce Capsule Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Candiforce Capsule
  8. Candiforce Capsule Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Candiforce Capsule Benefits & Uses

Candiforce Capsule is used to treat the following -

  1. Fungal Infections Primary
  2. Histoplasmosis
  3. Blastomycosis
  4. Nail Fungus
  5. Candidal Infection Primary
  6. Endocarditis
  7. Pericarditis
  8. Osteomyelitis
  9. Septic Arthritis

Candiforce Capsule Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Candiforce Capsule

Itraconazole

Candiforce Capsule Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Candiforce Capsule is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Abdominal Pain Mild
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Rash
  5. Rhinitis
  6. Flatulence Mild
  7. Dyspepsia
  8. Dizziness Mild
  9. Anxiety Mild
  10. Fatigue Mild
  11. Constipation Moderate
  12. Edema Moderate
  13. Hearing Loss Severe
  14. Pancreatic inflammation
  15. Bradycardia
  16. Visual Disturbance
  17. Steven-johnsons syndrome
  18. Angioedema Severe

Candiforce Capsule Related Warnings

Is the use of Candiforce Capsule safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Candiforce Capsule. It is best to stop taking Candiforce Capsule immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Candiforce Capsule safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Candiforce Capsule may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Candiforce Capsule should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Candiforce Capsule on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Candiforce Capsule on kidney have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Candiforce Capsule on the Liver?

Side effects of Candiforce Capsule rarely affect the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Candiforce Capsule on the Heart?

Candiforce Capsule may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Candiforce Capsule with Other Drugs

Candiforce Capsule should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Abacavir,Lamivudine

    Candiforce Capsule Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Candiforce Capsule unless your doctor advises you to do so -

    1. Diabetes
    2. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    3. Heart Disease
    4. Calcium Deficiency
    5. Potassium Deficiency
    6. Liver Disease
    7. Cystic Fibrosis

    Frequently asked Questions about Candiforce Capsule

    Is this Candiforce Capsule habit forming or addictive?

    Candiforce Capsule does not cause addiction.

    No

    Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

    You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Candiforce Capsule. So it is best to avoid driving.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Yes, but take Candiforce Capsule only as per medical advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Candiforce Capsule is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

    No

    Candiforce Capsule Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Candiforce Capsule

    You can take Candiforce Capsule with food.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Candiforce Capsule

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Candiforce Capsule as it can have severe side effects.

    Severe

    Candiforce Capsule FAQs

    Question about 2 years ago

    How to take Candiforce Capsule?

    Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD , Cardiology, General Physician, Internal Medicine

    Candiforce Capsule can be taken orally and applied topically. Duration, of course, will vary according to the severity of the antifungal infection.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    Is Candiforce Capsule antibacterial?

    ram saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

    No, Candiforce Capsule is not an antibacterial drug. It is an antifungal drug and used to treat fungal infections only.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    Does Candiforce Capsule cause weight gain?

    Dr. Anand Singh MBBS , General Physician

    Rarely, Candiforce Capsule can cause weight gain. Please inform your doctor if you are experiencing weight gain symptom after using this medication.

    Question about 2 years ago

    How does Candiforce Capsule work?

    Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS , General Physician

    Itraconazole works by preventing the fungal infection to grow further. They inhibit cytochrome P450 enzyme 14- demethylase and block ergosterol synthesis. This action results in the destruction of cell membranes of the pathogen by limiting the growth of the fungus.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    How long can I safely take Candiforce Capsule?

    Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS , General Physician

    Take Candiforce Capsule as directed by your doctor. Do not discontinue the drug suddenly or take it longer than prescribed by your doctor.

    This medicine data has been created by -
    Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience

    References

    1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Sporanox ® (itraconazole)
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 794-795
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