How does Itraconazol work?
Ergosterol is a substance and an essential component of fungal cell membranes. Itraconazol can prevent this substance from being produced by the fungi.
Fungi requires the cell membranes to survive. Unwanted substances are stopped from entering the cells and prevent the contents of the cells from draining out. This will kill the fungi and stops infection. Without ergosterol the membrane become fragile and damaged, substances will continue to leak from the cells.
How do I take Itraconazol?
The dose and length of time you take Itraconazol will depend on the infection you are treating. Itraconazol is taken once a day for one week to three months depending on the severity of the infection. In most cases Itraconazol is 100% effective in treating fungal and thrush infections compared with some creams and gels.
- Nail infections can be hard to treat and in some cases will take up to 3 months to cure.
- Vaginal thrush (inside and around the skin around the vagina) can take 3 days
- Mouth yeast infections (oral thrush) up to 2 weeks
- Skin infections (athlete’s foot, ringworm, jock itch) usually take 1-4 weeks
All medicines do have side effects associated with taking them however not everyone will suffer from them. All medication will come with side effect information from the manufactures. It is also best you talk to your doctor if you have any concerns as they maybe able to change the dose you are currently taking or change medications. Common side effects include:
- Skin reaction
- Stomach ache
Please see your doctor for more information and to check if the medication conflicts with any existing medical conditions or medications you are currently taking.
Can I buy Itraconazol online?
You can buy Itraconazol anti-fungal treatment online, safely and securely. You will be asked to complete a free online consultation form, which will include relevant medical details. Our specialists can then make sure this is the right medication for you and your prescription will be sent to the pharmacy for next day delivery to your door.