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Tyza 1% Powder

Manufactured byAbbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.
ContainsTerbinafine
Description

Tyza 1% Powder is a topical antifungal medicine, which is used to treat fungal infections caused by fungi and certain yeasts such as athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm infections, tinea versicolor, etc. This medicine is not recommended for use in pediatrics unless prescribed by your physician.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Tyza 1% Powder

  • Skin itching
  • Skin peeling
  • Change in skin color
  • Skin redness at the site of application
  • Dry skin
  • Burning sensation at the application site

Uses of Tyza 1% Powder

What is it prescribed for?

  • Athlete's foot (Tinea pedis)
  • Jock itch (Tinea cruris)
  • Tinea Corporis (Ringworm infection)
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Cutaneous Candidiasis
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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 pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to terbinafine or any other inactive ingredients present in the formulation.
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 pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.
General warnings

External use only

This medicine is recommended for external use only. Avoid contact with the eyes or mucous membranes.

Use in Children

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age unless prescribed by your physician, due to the increased risk of adverse effects. However, your doctor may prescribe this medicine if the benefits significantly outweigh the risks. In such a case, the patient should be monitored closely for any adverse effects.

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 double your 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.
This medicine is meant for external use only. If the medicine is swallowed, seek immediate medical help. Follow all dosing instructions mentioned on the label or the package insert. Do not use this medicine for durations shorter or longer than recommended by your doctor. Report any severe undesired side effects or a lack of improvement to the doctor immediately.
Miscelleneous

Usage does not depend on food timings

To be taken as instructed by doctor

Does not cause sleepiness

How it works
This medicine works by stopping the production of a certain vital component for the fungal cell wall. This results in the disruption of cell membrane formation process and growth of the organism are stunted.
Legal Status

Approved

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Classification

Category

Topical antifungals

Schedule

OTC

Terbinafine | C21H25N - PubChem [Internet]. Pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. 2017 [cited 17 April 2017]. Available from:

https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/1549008#section=Top

Terbinafine: MedlinePlus Drug Information [Internet]. Medlineplus.gov. 2017 [cited 17 April 2017]. Available from:

https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a699061.html
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Information on this page was last updated on 11 Oct 2019

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