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Grisovin Fp 250 MG Tablet 10

Grisovin Fp 250 MG Tablet 10


    • Rs. 16.00

    Uses :

    Griseofulvin is used to treat fungal infections such as ringworm, athlete’s foot, and jock itch. It is also used to treat fungal infections of skin, hair, toes, and nails.

    Mode of drug action

    Griseofulvin is a mycotoxic metabolite of Penicillium spp. Griseofulvin first binds to keratin in the human cell, once it reaches the site of action, it binds to fungal microtubes and alters the cell division process. Griseofulvin inhibits mitosis of fungal cells and nucleic acid synthesis, and thus damages the fungal cells.

    What are the common side effects?

    The common side effects of griseofulvin are muscle pain, chest pain, diarrhea, bleeding, joint pain, tongue irritation, fatigue, burning sensation, dark colored urine, black stools, skin peeling, discoloration of the skin, difficulty in urination, urticaria, blood vomiting, and loss of appetite.


    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Unsafe Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant should not take Grisovin FP tablet.

    • Grisovin FP makes contraceptive pills less effective. Use other preventive measures for birth control.

    • Avoid using blood thinners while on Grisovin FP.

    • Children younger than two years or who weigh less than 35 pounds should not use Grisovin FP tablets.

    • Use Grisovin FP drug for the complete prescribed length of time. It may take several weeks to improve the symptoms.

    What else should I know?

    1. I am allergic to penicillin. Can I take Grisovin FP? No, you may be allergic to Grisovin FP too.

    2. I am diagnosed with porphyria( a genetic disorder affecting skin or CNS). Can I use griseofulvin medication? No, you should not use griseofulvin as it increases the risk of porphyria side effects.

    3. Does griseofulvin treats bacterial infections? No, griseofulvin treats only fungal infections.

    4. What precautions should I follow while taking Grisovin FP tablet? One of the common side effect of Grisovin Fp is increased sensitivity to light. Therefore, you should avoid going into sun

    5. Can I consume alcohol while taking Grisovin FP medicine? Consuming alcohol while taking Grisovin FP may cause unpleasant side effects.

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