Lomeksin - an antifungal drug used topically for the treatment of infectious diseases in gynecology.
Lomeksin according to the instructions has a local fungicidal and fungistatic as well as anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory effect.
It is active against yeast Candida spp., Including Candida albicans, and
- Staphylococcus aureus;
- Streptococcus spp .;
- Trichomonas vaginalis.
One of the advantages is the absence of systemic drug absorption during its prolonged use.
Lomeksin produced in the form:
- White uniform 2% vaginal cream Lomeksin. 1 g of cream contains 20 mg fenticonazole nitrate. Excipients - hydrogenated lanolin, cetyl alcohol, propylene glycol, almond oil, polyglycol esters of fatty acids, sodium edetate, glycerol monostearate and purified water. The aluminum tubes of 30 g and 78 g (with dispenser);
- Yellow oval soft capsules (candles Lomeksin) containing white thick oily homogeneous suspension. Each capsule contains 600 mg or 1000 mg fenticonazole nitrate. Excipients - liquid paraffin, soy lecithin, petrolatum. By 1 or 2 pieces in blister.
Lomeksin of instructions used in vulvovaginal candidiasis and vaginal trichomoniasis.
Lomeksin contraindicated in hypersensitive to the components of the drug, as in childhood and during menstruation.
The first trimester of pregnancy is a contraindication to the use of Lomeksina. Application Lomeksina in the second and third trimester of pregnancy and lactation is not recommended due to the lack of clinical trials.
Instructions for use Lomeksina
Lomeksin cream applied once daily in the evening, to be inserted deep into the vagina about 5 grams of the drug. If required, use the multiplicity can be increased, but no more than 2 times per day. Generally, treatment cream Lomeksin after 3 to 6 days.
Candles Lomeksin used once in the evening. In the treatment of infections, which are caused by Trichomonas vaginalis, can be used candles Lomeksin two days in a row. If necessary, the treatment can be repeated after 3 or 10 days.
Treatment Lomeksinom Review advisable to start after menstruation.
No cases of overdose when using Lomeksina not fixed.
In the opinion of Lomeksin well tolerated and rarely causes side effects that do not require discontinuation of therapy. When applying for Lomeksina instructions may cause rash, erythema, urticaria, local irritation, burning, or itching.
In the opinion of Lomeksin with prolonged use can cause the development of sensitization, thus it is necessary to stop treatment and contact your doctor.
If there is no improvement after three weeks of drug treatment should be discontinued and Lomeksinom consult a doctor for further diagnosis.
The drug is released under doctor's prescription. The shelf life of creams and suppositories Lomeksin - 3 years.