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What is the definition or description of: Lamisil (terbinafine) allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Lamisil (terbinafine) allergy?

Lamisil allergy: Lamisil (terbinafine) is an antifungal medication. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: http://www. Rxlist. Com/lamisil-drug. Htm ...Read more

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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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Who should not use Lamisil (terbinafine)?

Who should not use Lamisil (terbinafine)?

Lamisil (terbinafine): "Lamisil Tablets are contraindicated in individuals with a history of allergic reaction to oral terbinafine because of the risk of anaphylaxis." See: http://www. Rxlist. Com/lamisil-drug/overdosage-contraindications. Htm ...Read more

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What is Lamisil (terbinafine) cream and why is it usually prescribed?

What is Lamisil (terbinafine) cream and why is it usually prescribed?

Antifungal: Lamisil (terbinafine) is antifungal but has poor anti yeast properties. Creams which are more effective for yeast include miconazole, kopeks, ketoconazole, and nystatin. It is also used orally for extensive fungus infection or over a three month period with monitoring for toenail fungus. ...Read more

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What is better Lamisil or tinactin (tolnaftate)?

Lamisil & Tinactin (tolnaftate): Lamisil is more effective for fungal infections than tinactin (tolnaftate) but not for yeast infections. ...Read more

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Can you write me a prescription for Lamisil (terbinafine)?

Lamisil (terbinafine): An evaluation needs to be done by your physician. It possibly could be done on HealthTap Prime or Concierge. ...Read more

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Can you use Lamisil (terbinafine) on penis?

Can you use Lamisil (terbinafine) on penis?

Yes, but...: ...It's an unusual place for a fungal infection, which is more likely to occur in the groin than on the penis. ...Read more

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Can Lamisil (terbinafine) elevate your sgot?

Yes: Lamisil (terbinafine) taken orally (not the cream) can elevate your liver enzymes. It's generally recommended that you get them checked after about a month on therapy. ...Read more

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Can Lamisil (terbinafine) clear ringworm in a week?

No: The lesion may clear but the infecting organism is still present so the lesion will return if not tx'd appropriately. Best to treat for an additional week. Apply topical to infected and normal skin 2 cm beyond affected area. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Lotrimin ultra or lamisil, (terbinafine) which is better?

LAMISIL (terbinafine) OR LOTRIMIN: "YOU PAY YOUR MONEY AND YOU TAKE YOUR CHOICE."
EITHER ARE OK FOR ATHLETES FOOT OR OTHER FUNGAL DISORDERS. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take Lamisil (terbinafine) tablets and valacyclovir?

? Other medications?: Lamisil (terbinafine) and valacyclovir do not have any significant drug-drug interactions so by themselves there should not be an issue, but both share interactions with other medications. In general it is always a good idea to check with a pharmacist or your doctor about drug interactions with all your medications before beginning any new medication (though they should be doing this themselves anyway...) ...Read more

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Other than Lamisil (terbinafine) what can I use for male yeast and balantis?

Other than Lamisil (terbinafine) what can I use for male yeast and balantis?

About the same...: The effect of various antifungal preparations is similar. The most fundamental thing to do is: don't give yeast a good surviving & thriving environments, that is, to keep the affected area dry and clean with adequate aeration/ventilation. So, if necessary, circumcision is required. More doubt? Ask urologist. Also, note: Life is a process of constant struggle to cope with reality, certainty, and... ...Read more

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How long after taking Lamisil (terbinafine) will my ringworm begin to clear up?

If laminal is: Correct treatment it should typically take 2 weeks to clear. If not clear, need to see dermatologist for correct diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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How long does it take for ringworm to die after you begin using lamisil (terbinafine)?

Some time: Most ringworm of the skin can be treated at home with creams you can buy otc. The rash may clear up soon after beginning treatment, but it’s important to keep using the cream for the entire recommended course. This will help keep the infection from coming back. If the Lamisil (terbinafine) cream doesn't work, your doctor can prescribe pills that will kill the fungus. ...Read more

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If you use Lamisil (terbinafine) on ringworm but it turns out not being ringworm, what could happen?

Nothing: If the rash is fungal in origin and the Lamisil (terbinafine) is not effectiv., it will just not get better. ...Read more

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I'm worried about the side effects from taking Lamisil (terbinafine) for skin fungus. How can I avoid them?

2 weeks treatment: The usual treatment for skin fungal infection with Lamisil (terbinafine) is 2 weeks. Unless you are at a high risk for complications from other comorbidities, the use of Lamisil (terbinafine) for 2 weeks is very safe.
However, there are some very effective topical medications that may get the job done without the pills. ...Read more

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18.2%lymhocytes and 76 neutrophils. I've been taking Lamisil (terbinafine) could this be the cause. My dr. Said Not to worry but im scared. Stress is the cause? Help pl

18.2%lymhocytes and 76 neutrophils. I've been taking Lamisil (terbinafine) could this be the cause. My dr. Said Not to worry but im scared. Stress is the cause? Help pl

No worry: This findings is very common and most likely due to stress. Some medications and other conditions can cause that but stress is the most common cause and not a source for any concern if there are no other findings. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: lamisil (terbinafine)?

Please describe the medication: lamisil (terbinafine)?

Antifungal meds: Treats fungal infections of the scalp, toenails, or fingernails. ...Read more

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Terbinafine (Definition)

Terbinafine is a topical anti-fungus agent which is a kind of anti-fungal ...Read more


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Lamisil (Definition)

Lamisil is a topical anti-fungus agent which is a kind of anti-fungal ...Read more