Loceryl Nail Lacquer (Amorolfine HCL)
What is Loceryl Nail Lacquer (Amorolfine HCL) used for?
Loceryl Nail Lacquer (Amorolfine Hydrochloride) is an anti-fungal medication prescribed to treat infections under the finger or toenails caused by fungus. It operates by penetrating into the nail to slow or stop the reproduction of fungus cells making it easier for the immune system to control or eliminate the infection. Your doctor may prescribe it on its own or along with other medications to get the best results. Note that this medication will not have any effect on patients with infections caused by bacteria or a virus.
How should I use Loceryl Nail Lacquer (Amorolfine HCL)?
Follow the instructions of your doctor and those included with the packaging while using Loceryl Nail Lacquer (Amorolfine HCL) to ensure the best results. The medication is meant to be brushed onto the affected nails once or twice each week depending on your current health condition and the severity of your symptoms. Wash and thoroughly dry the area being treated before each use to remove any dirt before brushing a thin layer of the solution onto the nail. Leave the area uncovered for ten to fifteen minutes to allow the medicine to be absorbed before washing your hands to prevent it from contacting any areas not being treated or the mucous membranes. Ask your pharmacist or doctor any questions you have before using the medicine to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Loceryl Nail Lacquer (Amorolfine HCL)?
The use of Loceryl Nail Lacquer (Amorolfine Hydrochloride) may cause side effects in some patients such as:
Stop using the medicine and contact your doctor immediately if you experience any severe or worrying symptoms being especially cautious about signs of an allergic reaction such as hives, severe rashes, swelling, or difficulty breathing. These conditions may require reduced application frequency or emergency medical attention in serious cases to prevent further health problems from occurring.
Loceryl Nail Lacquer (Amorolfine HCL) should not be used to treat patients who are pregnant, breastfeeding, allergic to amorolfine, or who have had a bad a bad reaction to similar treatments in the past. You are also suggested to inform your doctor about any other health conditions you have that may cause unexpected complications during treatment to make sure the necessary changes are made to your regimen.
Strictly use Loceryl Nail Lacquer (Amorolfine HCL) as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Loceryl Nail Lacquer (Amorolfine HCL) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.