Itracap belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals. It works by stopping the growth of fungus and is used to treat infections of the mouth, thro... View More
Uses of Itracap
Side effects of Itracap
How to use Itracap
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not chew, crush or break it. Itracap is to be taken with food.
How Itracap works
Itracap is an antifungal medication. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane. This treats your skin infection.
What if you forget to take Itracap?
If you miss a dose of Itracap, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your r... View More
Candidiasis, Fungal infections, Tinea pedis, Tinea cruris, Tinea corporis, Pityriasis versicolor
Should be taken with food. Take immediately after a full meal.
Oral Adult: PO: Oropharyngeal candidiasis As cap: 100 mg/day for 15 days. Vulvovaginal candidiasis As cap: 200 mg twice daily for 1 day. Pityriasis... View More
Child: PO 10 mg/kg/day, max 200 mg/day q12h 5 mg/kg/day for chronic mucocutaneous Candida q24h <3 years: Safety and efficacy not established
Hypersensitivity to azole antifungals; pregnancy and lactation; hepatic disease. IV: CrCl: <30 ml/min.
Mode of Action
Itraconazole decreases ergosterol synthesis by interfering w/ cytochrome P450 activity. This inhibits cell membrane function of susceptible fungi includ... View More
Renal insufficiency; CHF, history of CHF, COPD; monitor liver function. Lactation: Drug enters breast milk; weigh risk against benefit
>10% Nausea (11%) 1-10% Rash (9%),Vomiting (5%),Edema (4%),Headache (4%),Abnormal liver function test results (3%),Diarrhea (3%),Fever (3%),Hyperte... View More
May increase the plasma concentrations of oral anticoagulants, digoxin, cilostazol, alprazolam, midazolam (IV), repaglinide, corticosteroids (e.g. budes... View More