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PULSE THERAPY WITH ORUNGAL (ITRACONAZOLE) OF ONYCHOMYCOSIS

P. Drumeva, S. Racheva

Abstract

Routine treatment of of onychomycoses consists in single daily application of orungal (itraconazole)for 3-6 months. This study aims at assessing the effectiveness of orungal pulse therapy in onychomycoses of the hand. According to the new schedule, the drug is administered two times daily 2 capsules of 100 mg each for one week during three consecutive months. The effect of the pulse therapy in a female patient with onychomycosis of the hand after three months is excellent.The tolerability is good and there are no adverse effects at all.


Keywords

Onychomycoses; itraconazole; pulse therapy

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14748/ssm.v31i0.2947

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