Nizoral during pregnancy - it is better not to use. Like almost all other antifungal medicines, Nizoral, along with a pronounced antifungal activity and has many side effects. One of the most dangerous side effect is liver toxicity. In addition, finally installed as Nizoral affects the pregnant woman and the fetus.
Just confirmed information on the use of Nizoral during pregnancy is not as clinical trials of this drug in pregnant women were not conducted. However, there is evidence of laboratory animal research during which it was discovered that the toxic effects of the drug on the fetus. In this regard, the use of Nizoral during pregnancy is possible only for health reasons and on doctor's orders. In such cases, the instructions sounded phrase: "When the potential benefit to the mother outweighs the potential risk for the fetus."
Nizoral We have a lot of side effects, how it will operate during pregnancy is unknown, but it may be assumed, as they can affect one or another side of pregnancy.
Side effects from the digestive organs
Side Effects of Nizoral can be disorders of the gastrointestinal tract in the form of dry mouth, nausea, abdominal pain, constipation or diarrhea. It is known that during pregnancy a woman is constantly worried about nausea, when using Nizoral it will grow.
It is much more dangerous than the side effects of Nizoral as toxic effects on the liver. These side effects are manifested in the form of nausea, vomiting, transient liver dysfunction. But in rare cases when taking Nizoral patients developed toxic hepatitis
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Were even cases where patients have died from this complication. There were also cases of cirrhosis later. Therefore, manufacturers Nizoral before its application is recommended to check the function of the liver in order to avoid acute or chronic diseases. During the course of treatment should also constantly monitor the functional state of the liver and kidney patients in order not to miss the first symptoms of liver toxicity.
During pregnancy, the liver works with high load, so it is possible that the side effects of Nizoral increase. But because no one checked, the list of side effects, changes in liver function during pregnancy is not reflected.
Adverse effects of the central nervous system
When receiving nizrala may cause headache, dizziness, weakness, fatigue, decreased performance, irritability, drowsiness or insomnia, anxiety
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. There were also isolated cases of transient increase in intracranial pressure, which manifested themselves in the form of papilledema.
All these side effects can significantly complicate the condition of the pregnant woman, because of the condition of the central nervous system depends directly on the hormonal status of the woman and the hormones are known to support women's reproductive function. It is especially dangerous for pregnant women increased intracranial pressure.
What else can cause side effects nizoral
Nizoral may cause increased bleeding by reducing blood platelet count. In this regard, possible nosebleeds. Reduction of blood clotting during pregnancy is dangerous.
In women, while taking Nizoral may be disrupted menstrual cycle, in men developing gynecomastia
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- Breast enlargement. This suggests that the body's endocrine disorders occur with a change in hormonal levels. How do they affect the condition of the pregnant woman and the fetus is unknown. It is also possible dysfunction of the adrenal glands.
Danger also orthostatic drop in blood pressure (BP) - a sharp decrease in blood pressure during the transition from horizontal to vertical, that is, from a prone position to a sitting position and from a sitting position to a standing position.
In addition, while taking Nizoral possible hair loss, irritation, itching, and burning of the skin, allergic reactions, photophobia, pain in joints
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and muscles (signs of intoxication), an increase in temperature.
Nizoral is not recommended during pregnancy, how to predict the consequences of such treatment for the body of the woman and child is almost impossible. At the same time, a serious condition the patient, if it for some reason does not fit other antifungal medicines, Nizoral appointment can be a way out.