Generic Name : Naftifine Hydrochloride Pronunciation : naf' ti feen Therapeutic Classification : Antifungals ICD Code : Y40.7
International- Naftin. Why it is prescribed (Indications) : This medication is an antifungal agent, prescribed for skin infections. This medication prevents the fungal growth. When it is not to be taken (Contraindications): Hypersensitivity.
Dosage & When it is to be taken : Topical- Apply (1%) of this cream into the affected area. How it should be taken : It comes as a cream to apply topically as directed by your physician. Warnings and Precautions :
* Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women.
* Avoid contact with eyes, nose, mouth and other mucous membranes. Side Effects :
Local - Burning, stinging, dryness, redness, itching and irritation.
* Avoid excess dosage. Storage Conditions :
Store it at room temperature, and in an airtight container. Keep away from children.
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