Livarol suppositories

Livarol - remedy against the fungus.

Pharmacological action

The basis of the drug ketoconazole Livarol acts, which is an antifungal agent with fungicidal, fungistatic action, overwhelming yeast-like fungi Candida, the causative agent of catheter sepsis, dermatophytes (Epidermophyton floccosum, Microsporum spp, Trichophyton spp), staphylococcus, streptococcus.

Product form

Producing candles Livarol for intravaginal use torpedopodobnoy form.

Indications Livarol

Livarol according to the instructions indicated for vaginal candidiasis, acute or recurrent.

It is also possible to use for this indication in pregnancy Livarol

Good reviews of Livarol used to prevent genital infections of female genital mutilation in those cases where the use of antibiotics, other means can cause a violation of the vaginal microflora.


Livarol of instructions can not be used in women with hypersensitivity to the drug. Livarol during pregnancy is contraindicated in the 1st trimester. Caution should be observed, taking the means to 2-3m trimesters of pregnancy, during lactation.

Problem drug interactions with other drugs have not been found, so it can be included in the treatment of various diseases.

Instructions for use Livarol

Candles Livarol deeply inserted into the vagina, in the supine position. Usually the treatment lasts 3-5dn. - One suppository is administered per day.

 Livarol candles

Livarol thrush (candidiasis) chronic use over 10d. - Also introduced a candle / day.

To avoid recurrence of the sexual partner should treat antifungal drug with the same active ingredient, wear cotton underwear, eat more sour-milk products (for the shortfall lactobacilli), to refrain from excessive use of sweets affect pH of the vagina, stop sexual activity for the time of treatment.

side effects

There are reviews of Livarol, leading to irritation, flushing, itching of the vaginal mucosa, urticaria, rash, dizziness, nausea

In rare cases, cause a spark allergic reactions from sexual partner (redness of the penis).

When using Livarol thrush, other indications condoms, diaphragms are not recommended, because drug adversely affect their performance.

Data on drug overdose Livarol, negative its consequences are not fixed.