Active Ingredient(s):Griseofulvin FDA Approved: * August 22, 1962 Pharm Company: *WYETH AYERST Category:Antifungal
Griseofulvin is an antifungal medication used to treat a number of types of dermatophytoses (ringworm). This includes fungal infections of the nails and scalp, as well as the skin when antifungal creams have not worked. It is taken by mouth.
Common side effects include allergic reactions, nausea, diarrhea, headache, trouble sleeping, and feeling tired. It is not recommended in people with liver failure or porphyria.&a...
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