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Overview

Emluz Lotion

Manufacturer: Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Luliconazole
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

Emluz Lotion is used to cure fungal infections because of its anti fungal properties. It kills the fungi by preventing the growth of its cell membrane and thus preventing its spread.

Let your doctor know if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding, if you’re taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs, herbal medicines and diet supplements. If you have an allergy to Emluz Lotion or any related medication and food, let your doctor know. This information is important so as to prevent any complications and unnecessary drug interactions.

Firstly, clean and dry the affected skin area very well. Apply the Emluz Lotion cream over it and wash your hands very well after application. Continue using the cream throughout the course of the treatment so that the infection is completely cleared up.

The only possible common side effect of Emluz Lotion is skin irritation. Some of the more severe side effects that require medical attention include swelling of the mouth and face, rashes, difficulty in breathing and tightness in the chest.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Dermatologist before using this medicine.

In addition to its intended effect, Emluz Lotion may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Application site redness
Skin burn.
Is It safe with alcohol?
No interaction found
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect kidney function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect liver function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Emluz Lotion is used for treating athlete’s foot, jock itch and ringworm. It is an antifungal topical medications belonging to a class of azoles drug. Although the exact mechanism is not known, it prevents ergosterol synthesis.
What are you using Emluz Lotion for?
Fungal Infections
Other
How much was the improvement?
Excellent
Average
How long did it take before seeing improvement?
Within 2 days
More than 2 days
Within a day
How frequently did you take this medicine?
Twice a day
Not taking on daily level
Once a day
Thrice a day
How did you take this medicine?
With or without food
Empty stomach
What were the side effects of this medicine?
Other
Skin burn
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Popular Questions & Answers

How long to keep luliconazole cream on skin for tinea cruris? Should wash it or not?

Erasmus Mundus Master in Adapted Physical Activity, MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
Ringworm Use candid B creams which will help you to feel better from the current signs and symptoms which is available in the medical store.

I want to know best cream for fungal infection on hand sertaconazole nitrate or luliconazole or both we can use.

MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy
Dermatologist, Dehradun
I want to know best cream for fungal infection on hand sertaconazole nitrate or luliconazole or both we can use.
Both creams are good, if used under proper guidance, but luliconazole is relatively new and has less resistance and hence better result.

How can I use desonide lotion and luliconazole cream for the treatment of seborrheic dermatitis. I am confused if I can use desonide lotion on the scalp. And also guide regarding the luliconazole cream's applications. Can it be used on the scalp as well?

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
How can I use desonide lotion and luliconazole cream for the treatment of seborrheic dermatitis. I am confused if I c...
Desonide Lotion is used for: Treating mild to moderate itching, redness, and swelling caused by certain skin conditions. Desonide Lotion is a topical corticosteroid. It works by reducing skin inflammation (redness, swelling, itching, and irritation). Luliconazole cream is an antifungal agent. It works by killing sensitive fungi by interfering with the formation of the fungal cell membrane and weakening it.

Ringworm from the last 3 Months. Used Luliconazole Cream for 1 Month and Livafin cream for 15 days but no effective result.

Erasmus Mundus Master in Adapted Physical Activity, MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
RingwormUse candid B creams which will help you to feel better from the current signs and symptoms which is available in the medical store.

I want to cream for fungal infection on hand Which is better among them 1. terbinafine hydrochloride 2.luliconazole 3.sertaconazole nitrate.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
I want to cream for fungal infection on hand Which is better among them
1. terbinafine hydrochloride
2.luliconazole
3...
All these creams are good cream and you have to use one by one to see which one suits you the best and you may start with terbinafine

Popular Health Tips

Fungal Infections ( Ringworm) - Prevention And Cure

MD - Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Delhi

Fungal infections like Jock itch or tinea Cruris and corporis are becoming very common in Delhi, India. Such is the quanta of the problem that many families are now coming with all members being affected with this irritating   fungal infection.

Q: How are Fungal Infections caused?

Answer: Tinea Cruris are caused by fungi or yeast . Commonest cause are the dermatophytes which grow in hot and humid climates. Fungal infections in Delhi, India are more common during the months of monsoon i.e May to August but in recent year it is seen that Fungal infections now remian all throughout the year.

FUNGAL INFECTION -RINGWORM JOCK ITCH TREATMENT IN DELHI

Fungal infections like Jock itch or tinea Cruris and corporis are becoming very common in Delhi, India. Such is the quanta of the problem that many families are now coming with all members being affected with this irritating   fungal infection.

Q: How are Fungal Infections caused?

Answer: Tinea Cruris are caused by fungi or yeast . Commonest cause are the dermatophytes which grow in hot and humid climates. Fungal infections in Delhi, India are more common during the months of monsoon i.e May to August but in recent year it is seen that Fungal infections now remian all throughout the year.

Q: Are fungal infections communicable/ contagious?

Answer: Not really . The spores are everywhere and can easily start to grow in warm body parts like the body folds and private parts.  Families who share towels, have pets at home might caught the fungal infections because the spores shift from one to another .

Q: Is fungal infection and eczema are the same?

Answer: Fungal infections are caused by fungal spores and is an infection while eczema is a condition of skin when oozing and crusting occurs as a result of excessive scratching. Irritation can occur because of dryness or at time allergies. Eczema is not an infection.

Q: What is the best treatment for Fungal infections like Tinea Cruris?

Answer: The best treatment for fungal infections like Tinea Cruris of Joc Itch consists of oral and topical antifungals. Various oral antifungals used to treat tinea cruris in Delhi, India inculde Fluconazole, terbinafine, itraconazole etc. Topical treatment options include creams containing luliconazole, ketoconazole, eberconazole, terbinafine , clotrimazole etc.

Q: Which is the best cream available cream for treating tinea cruris in Delhi, INDIA? 

Answer: Fungal Infections like tinea cruris or jock itch have become so common n Delhi, India because of the rampant use of over the counter creams by people. These creams contain steroids and other drugs which suppress the infection and as soon as the patient stops these creams the fungal infection comes back. Such use of OTC creams for Tinea infection in Delhi, India has led to drug resistant Tinea and other fungal infection. Even Dermatologist sfind it difficult to treat such Fungal infections at times.

So one should avoid self medication and visit a specialist for a complete cure of the condition.

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