Itrafungex

Itrafungex (itraconazole) Capsules should not be administered in patients with 
evidence of ventricular dysfunction such as congestive heart failure (CHF) or a 
history of CHF. 
Itraconazole is contraindicated in patients who have a known hypersensitivity to 
Itraconazole or the excipients of the drug. 
Warnings & Precautions: -
  It is advisable to monitor liver functions in patients receiving itraconazole 
continuously for more than one month. 
-  In patients with raised liver enzymes, treatment should not be started unless 
the potential benefits exceed the potential risk. 
-  If neuropathy occurs during itraconazole therapy the treatment should be 
stopped. 
-  Absorption of itraconazole is impaired when gastric acid production is 
decreased. So, antacids should be administered at least 1 hour before or 2 
hours after administration of Itraconazole. 
Pregnancy: 
 
 -Ensure effective contraception during treatment. 
 
 -Used only in life-threatening situations. 
Breast Feeding:  It is secreted in milk, so it is advised to avoid unless potential benefits outweighs 
the risk.  
Patient Information: 
-  Keep this leaflet. You may need to read it again. -
  If you have any further question, ask your doctor or pharmacist. 
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  If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not 
listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.  -
  Take capsules after a full meal to obtain maximum benefits. -
  Take the antacid at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after taking itraconazole 
capsules. -
  If a dose is missed, take as soon as remembered. But if it is near the time for 
the next dose, skip the dose and take the next dose at the regular schedule. -
  Complete entire course of therapy even if symptoms of 
infection have disappeared. 
Package: -
  Carton box contains 1 PVDC / Aluminum blister of 4 hard gelatin 
capsules with insert leaflet. 
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  Carton box contains 3 PVDC / aluminum blisters; each blister contains 5 
hard gelatin capsules with insert leaflet. 
 
Storage : 
Keep out of reach of children.  Store at a temperature not exceeding 30° in a dry place. 
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