TOPICAL ANTIBACTERIALS AND ANTIFUNGALS
International Brand Name:
Mentax, Butop,Lotrimin Ultra
In treatment of:
Treatment of superficial dermatophyte infection
7.Irritation of the skin
1. Hypersensitivity to Butenafine
1.Stop the use of medication if irritation occurs
2.Avoid contact with eyes, nose and mouth
3.For external use only
4.Avoid wearing of tight fitting synthetic dresses on the affected area
Topical: Butenafine 1% cream is used. Clean and dry the affected and surrounding area. Apply the medicament as thin film with gentle massage over the area and it may cover with cotton gauze if needed. Apply once or twice daily for 1 -4 weeks depending on the severity of infection. Wash hands before and after the application of medicaments.
Tinea corporis, Tinea cruris, Tinea versicolor: Apply once daily for 2 weeks,
Tinea pedis inter digitalis: Apply once daily for 4 weeks.