List of drugs used to treat the medical condition called Athletes Foot. Click on the drug to find more information including the brand names,dose,side-effects, adverse events, when to take the drug and the price of the drug.
Generic and Trade Names of Drugs for Treatment of Athletes Foot
Butenafine is an antifungal, prescribed for dermatological infections such as tinea versicolor (rashes on the trunk region of the body), athlete’s foot, ringworm, and jock itch that prevent the growth of fungus.
Ciclopirox is an antifungal, prescribed for skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm, yeast infections and seborrheic dermatitis (inflammatory skin condition). It prevents fungal growth.
Luliconazole is used to treat the fungal infections of the skin caused by the organisms such as Trichophyton rubrum and Epidermophyton floccosum.
Luliconazole works by reducing the fungal growth which causes infection.
The fungal infections treated by luliconazole are as follows:
• Interdigital tinea pedis (athletes foot) - fungal infection that occurs between the toes
• Tinea cruris (jock itch) - fungal infection that occurs on the skin in the groin, buttocks and inner aspects of the thighs
• Tinea corporis ( ringworm) - fungal infections that form red scaly rashes on the body
It is used only in patients of 18 years of age and older.
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