Generic Medicine Info
Hypersensitivity to butenafine.
Special Precautions
Patients w/ allylamine antifungal (e.g. terbinafine, naftifine) hypersensitivity. Not intended for the treatment of scalp or nail infections. Patient Counselling Avoid contact w/ eyes or other mucous membranes. Avoid occlusive dressings. Monitoring Parameters Perform direct microscopic examination of infected superficial epidermal tissue in potassium hydroxide (KOH) soln or culture examination using appropriate medium prior to initiation of treatment.
Adverse Reactions
Burning/stinging sensation, contact dermatitis, erythema, pruritus, skin irritation.
ATC Classification
D01AE23 - butenafine ; Belongs to the class of other antifungals for topical use.
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