18 YEARS OLD AND ABOVE
Duration of therapy depends on the type of infection:
— Superficial fungal infections:
> Tinea corporis/cruris and oral candidiasis: 100 mg, once daily during meal time, for 15 days
> Tinea pedis/manus: 100 mg, once daily during meal time, for 30 days
> Pityriasis versicolor: 200 mg, once daily, for 7 days
> Vulvovaginal candidiasis: 200 mg, once daily, for 3 days
> Fungal keratitis: 200 mg, once daily, for 3 weeks
— Onychomicosis: 2 capsules (200 mg), once daily, for 3 months or pulse therapy. A pulse treatment consists of two capsules twice daily (200 mg b.i.d.) for one week.
PATIENTS WITH IMPAIRED HEPATIC FUNCTION
Itraconazole is metabolized especially in the liver. Although in studies, liver function disorder has not been reported, it should not be given to patients with hepatic disorders or hepatotoxic patients with other drugs.