Sulconazole


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult : Topical Tinea corporis; Tinea cruris; Tinea versicolor As 1 % soln/cream: Apply 1-2 times/day for 3 wk. Tinea pedis As 1% cream: Apply bid for 4 wk.
Dosage Details
Topical/Cutaneous
Tinea corporis, Tinea cruris, Tinea versicolor
Adult: As 1% soln or cream: Gently massage a small amount onto affected and surrounding skin areas 1-2 times daily for 3 wk.

Topical/Cutaneous
Tinea pedis
Adult: As 1% cream: Gently massage a small amount onto affected and surrounding skin areas bid for 4 wk.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy and lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Itching, burning, stinging, redness, blistering, erythema, pruritus, irritation, tingling, skin oedema, dryness, scaling, fissuring, cracking, generalised red papules, severe eczema, pustulation, vesiculation, contact dermatitis, papular rash.
Patient Counseling Information
Avoid contact w/ eyes.
Action
Description: Sulconazole is an imidazole antifungal. It is active against dermatophytes, Candida spp. and M. furfur. It also possesses some antibacterial action against gm+ve organisms.
Pharmacokinetics:
Absorption: Absorbed percutaneously (approx 8.7%).
Excretion: Primarily via urine.
Storage
Store at 40°C or lower. Protect from light.
MIMS Class
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