Nizoral Oral Tablet 200Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Nizoral: Oral tablet (200mg)

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Nizoral 200mg Tab
Janssen Phamaceuticals, formerly Primary Care, a division of Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: NIZORAL  |  JANSSEN
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Ketoconazole 200mg Tab
Taro Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: T 57 
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Ketoconazole 200mg Tab
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 500 
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Ketoconazole 200mg Tab
Pliva Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: PLIVA 621,SL 621 
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Ketoconazole 200mg Tab
United Research Laboratories, Inc. a subsidiary of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 500 
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Ketoconazole 200mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 261 
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Ketoconazole 200mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93 900 
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Ketoconazole 200mg Tab
Apotex Corp
Pill Identification: APO  |  KET 200
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Ketoconazole 200mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: M 261 

What is this Medicine?

KETOCONAZOLE (kee toe KON na zole) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal infections.

Similar Generic Drugs : Ketoconazole: Oral tablet (200mg)
In-Depth Information

Nizoral 200mg Tablet

NDC: 504580220
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Blastomycosis, Tinea Pedis, Tinea Versicolor, Paracoccidioidomycosis, Mucocutaneous Candidiasis, Histoplasmosis, Coccidioidomycosis, Chromomycosis, Tinea Corporis, Tinea Cruris

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Tinea Capitis, Leishmaniasis, Onychomycosis, Prostate Cancer, Vulvovaginal Candidiasis Prophylaxis, Tinea Manuum, Vulvovaginal Candidiasis

Storage Information
Protect from moisture
Store between 59 to 77 degrees F
Nizoral 200mg Tablet
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Janssen Phamaceuticals, formerly Primary Care, a division of Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: NIZORAL  |  JANSSEN
Shape: round
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Nizoral 200mg Tablet

Paresthesias Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Gynecomastia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chills Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hemolytic Anemia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Light Sensitivity Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
<1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Stomach Pain Incidence:
1.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Nizoral 200mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Severe Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Nizoral 200mg Tablet(Ketoconazole)
Alcohol and Ketoconazole(Ketoconazole)
Do not drink alcohol-containing drinks or products while taking oral Ketoconazole and for 48 hours after completing Ketoconazole treatment. You may experience facial flushing, difficult breathing, slight fever, or chest tightness if you take Ketoconazole and alcohol together.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Nizoral 200mg Tablet(Ketoconazole)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Ketoconazole(Ketoconazole)
Although an interaction is possible, these drugs are often used together. Side effects from Caffeine may get worse if you take Ketoconazole. Too much Caffeine can cause effects like nausea, nervousness, or sleeplessness. You may need to limit your Caffeine intake. Common foods and beverages containing caffeine include coffee, teas, colas and chocolate. Many non-prescription drugs and diet aids may also contain caffeine. Ketonconazole creams or shampoos do not interact.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Nizoral 200mg Tablet(Ketoconazole)
Marijuana and Ketoconazole(Ketoconazole)
Ketoconazole can theoretically decrease the elimination of Marijuana, Medical from the body. Side effects from Marijuana, Medical may get worse if you take Ketoconazole. You may feel drowsy or more tired. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Contact your health care provider immediately if you notice slurred speech, confusion, increases heart rate, or palpitations while taking Marijuana, Medical.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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