Rumikoz - antifungal agent.
Rumikoz exhibits activity against dermatophyte fungi: Trichophyton, epidermofiton, mikrosporum; yeasts: cryptococci, pitirosporumov, trihosporonov, geotrihumov candida; Aspergillus; Histoplasma capsulatums; paracoccidioidomycosis; sporotriksa; kladosporiuma; blastomycosis; penicillium.
The active ingredient of the drug - itraconazole.
Rumikoz produced in the form of solution for internal use and capsules.
Analogs Rumikoza of the active substance: Itrazol, Itramikol, Irunine, Orungal, Mikonihol.
The drug is prescribed for fungal keratitis, tinea, onychomycosis, systemic aspergillosis, cryptococcosis, candidiasis, histoplasmosis, blastomycosis, paracoccidioidomycosis, sporotrichosis, pityriasis versicolor, deep visceral candidiasis, candidiasis mucous membranes and skin, tropical, systemic fungal infections.
There are positive reviews of Rumikoze showing its effectiveness in cryptococcal meningitis. When assignment treatment is considered that patients with fungal infection of the nervous system and immunosuppression application Rumikoza shown only if the main treatment is not applied, or no avail.
Analogs Rumikoza can use for the same indications.
Instructions Rumikoza: how to use
When vulvovaginal candidiasis take medication one day - 400 mg in two divided doses, or for three days - 200 mg once a day.
When pityriasis versicolor, tinea skin taking the drug for a week - 200 mg per day.
Treatment of oral candidiasis lasts 15 days - 100 mg taken once a day.
Fungal keratitis take Rumikoz within 21 days - 200 mg per day.
Good reviews of Rumikoze used to treat nail fungus. In this case, a pulse therapy, which consists in applying the drug of 400 mg per day in two divided doses for 7 days.
For the treatment of nail fungus on his hands held two courses for the treatment of toenails - three courses of pulse therapy.
The instructions Rumikoza indicated that between courses should take a break of three weeks.
Aspergillosis Treatment lasts 2-5 months - it is recommended to take 200 mg a day Rumikoza.
Treatment of systemic candidiasis lasts 3 weeks, 7 months. It will be 100-200 mg per day.
Treatment of cryptococcal meningitis lasts 2 months to 1 year. During this time, taking 400 mg per day in two doses.
When cryptococcosis treatment lasts as much as cryptococcal meningitis, but it is recommended to take only 200 mg per day.
Treatment of histoplasmosis instructions Rumikoza lasts 8 months, the patient is advised to take 200-400 mg per day.
When blastomycosis, paracoccidioidomycosis, chromomycosis Rumikozom treatment lasts six months, taking the drug at a dose of 100-200 mg per day.
Sporotrichosis treatment lasts 3 months - shows take 100 mg per day.
Application Rumikoza can cause nausea, appetite loss, dyspepsia, abdominal pain, diarrhea, vomiting, constipation, headache, dizziness, development of hepatitis, allergic reactions such as skin rash, angioedema, urticaria, pruritus.
There are reviews of Rumikoze confirming that during treatment can begin balding, disrupt the menstrual cycle, develop congestive heart failure, hypokalemia.
Do not appoint Rumikoz and analogues medications to patients with hypersensitivity to itraconazole.
Under the supervision of children taking anti-fungal agent and patients who suffer from severe heart failure, liver disease, chronic renal failure.