About TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM
TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM is primarily used to treat fungal infections of the skin such as athlete’s foot, jock itch, ringworm and other fungal skin infections. This medication is also used to treat a skin condition known as pityriasis (flaking or scaling of the skin). TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM works by destroying the fungus that causes the infection. TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM destroys the infection by allowing the holes to open in the cell membrane and the components to leak out. This kills the fungus and cures the infection.
TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM should be used for skin only and accidentally if it gets into your eye, mouth or nose rinse with water. TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM should be applied to the affected area with a piece of clean cotton wool or gauze swab. TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM should not be applied more than the recommended dose, to avoid unpleasant side effects. Some common side effects of TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM are burning, itching, redness, stinging and dryness on your skin in the place where TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM ointment is applied. Sensitive allergic reaction (skin hypersensitivity reactions) like rashes, itching, swelling, and hypotension can occur in rare cases. Please consult your doctor if an allergic reaction becomes severe.
Tell your doctor if you are known to allergic to TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM or any other medicines. It is not known whether TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM harm baby or passes into breast milk in pregnancy and breastfeeding state. It is better to contact a doctor before using TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM during pregnancy and while breastfeeding. If nursing mothers are applying TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM to their breast or nipple, they should wash the affected area thoroughly before nursing their baby.
Uses of TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM
TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM is widely used to treat various fungal infections of the skin due to specific fungi (Trichophyton species) and certain yeasts (Candida species) by destroying its cell membrane.
Directions for Use
Side Effects of TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM
Every medicine has some sort of side effects. In the beginning days of the treatment with TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM, you may suffer from burning, itching, redness, stinging and dryness on your skin in the place where TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM ointment is applied might occur. But these would be temporary and may be relieved after some time. However, if you still have discomfort speak with the doctor. Allergic reaction (Cutaneous hypersensitivity reactions) such as rashes, itching and swelling may occur in rare cases which is serious and can lead to a life-threatening condition. Please consult your doctor if an allergic reaction becomes severe.
In-Depth Precautions and Warning
Avoid putting TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM near your mouth, lips and eyes. This product contains cetostearyl alcohol, which may cause local skin reactions (like contact dermatitis). Tell a doctor before using TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM if you are using Framycetin and Dexamethasone ear drops as it can interact and affect the working of TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM. If your baby is being treated for oral thrush you can continue breastfeeding. But in some cases, you might need to be treated at the same time. If you are applying TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM on your breast or nipple try to wash it before breastfeeding your baby.
Drug-Drug Interaction: TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM may cause damage to latex contraceptives. Consequently, the effectiveness of such contraceptives may be reduced. Patients should be advised to use alternative precautions for at least five days after using this product.
Drug-Food Interaction: No food interactions have been identified with TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM.
Drug-Disease Interaction: No interactions have been identified with TRIBEN OINTMENT 20GM.