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Luliderm Cream

Manufactured byARISTO PHARMACEUTICALS PVT. LTD
ContainsLuliconazole
Description

Luliderm Cream is an effective antifungal medication used to treat skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch (fungal infection in the groin or buttocks), etc. caused by fungi. This medicine is not recommended for use in patients less than 2 years of age.

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Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Luliderm Cream

  • Burning or stinging sensation at application site
  • Itching of skin
  • Redness of skin

Uses of Luliderm Cream

What is it prescribed for?

  • Athlete's foot
  • Jock itch
  • Ringworm infection
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit-forming tendencies were reported.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine. If the medicine is used, care should be taken such that the infant does not come into contact with the medicine.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to luliconazole or any other inactive ingredients present along with this medicine.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine. If the medicine is used, care should be taken such that the infant does not come into contact with the medicine.
General warnings

Usage on skin

This medicine is meant for external use only. Do not apply this medicine to your eyes, mouth, or vagina.

Use in children

For athlete's foot and jock itch, the safety and efficacy of this medicine are not clinically established in patients less than 12 years of age. For ringworm infections, the safety and efficacy of this medicine are not clinically established in patients less than 2 years of age.

Missed Dose

Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not apply a double dose to make up for the missed one.

Overdose

An overdose of this medicine is not likely to cause severe symptoms. However, ingestion of this medicine may cause harm and immediate medical intervention may be required.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine
Disease interactions

Disease

Information not available.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
Apply a thin layer of the medicine to the affected area as instructed by the doctor. Follow all the usage instructions mentioned on the label or the package insert. Do not apply in larger or smaller quantities than recommended. Do not cover the application area with bandages or other coverings unless specifically instructed by the doctor. Contact your doctor if symptoms do not improve or resolve after two weeks of use.
Miscelleneous

Usage does not depend on food timings

To be taken as instructed by doctor

Does not cause sleepiness

How it works
This medicine stops the production of a certain vital component of the fungal cell wall. This inhibits the growth of the fungus and eventually leads to its death.
Legal Status

Approved

Approved

Approved

Unknown

Classification

Category

Topical antifungals, Azole antifungals

Schedule

Schedule H

[Internet]. Accessdata.fda.gov. 2018 [cited 24 July 2018]. Available from:

https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2013/204153s000lbl.pdf

[Internet]. Luzurx.com. 2018 [cited 24 July 2018]. Available from:

http://www.luzurx.com/Portals/54/Dosing_And_Prevention_Guide.pdf

DailyMed - Luliconazole cream [Internet]. Dailymed.nlm.nih.gov. 2018 [cited 24 July 2018]. Available from:

https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=7ccda3ba-9c98-468d-83c6-7f0cc7c88c33

Luliconazole - DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2018 [cited 24 July 2018]. Available from:

https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB08933

Luliconazole Topical: MedlinePlus Drug Information [Internet]. Medlineplus.gov. 2018 [cited 24 July 2018]. Available from:

https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a614020.html
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Information on this page was last updated on 26 Jul 2018

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