What is Lamisil?
Lamisil (terbinafine) is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus.
What is Lamisil used for?
Lamisil tablets are used to treat infections caused by fungus that affect the fingernails or toenails. Lamisil oral granules are also used to treat a fungal infection of scalp hair follicles in children who are at least 4 years old, though this medication is no longer available in the United States.
How to consume Lamisil?
Lamisil granules are to be sprinkled into a spoonful of pudding or mashed potatoes. Swallow this mixture right away without chewing. Do not save the mixture for later use.
What should be avoided while consuming Lamisil?
Avoid coffee, tea, cola, energy drinks or other sources of caffeine while taking this medicine. Lamisil may prolong the effects of caffeine.
What other drugs will affect Lamisil?
Other drugs interacting with terbinafine include prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.