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  • Lotrimin AF Spray&Powder
    (miconazole nitrate)

    THERAPEUTIC CLASS

    Azole antifungal

    DEA CLASS

    OTC

    INDICATIONS

    Effective in the treatment of most athlete's foot (tinea pedis), jock itch (tinea cruris), and ringworm (tinea corporis). Effective relief of itching, cracking, burning, scaling, and discomfort.

    ADULT DOSAGE

    Fungal Infections

    Athlete's Foot (Tinea Pedis), Jock Itch (Tinea Cruris), and Ringworm (Tinea Corporis):
    Sprinkle powder or spray a thin layer over affected area bid (am and pm)

    Duration of Treatment:
    Athlete's Foot/Ringworm: 4 weeks
    Jock Itch: 2 weeks

    PEDIATRIC DOSAGE

    Fungal Infections

    Athlete's Foot (Tinea Pedis), Jock Itch (Tinea Cruris), and Ringworm (Tinea Corporis):
    ≥2 Years:
    Sprinkle powder or spray a thin layer over affected area bid (am and pm)

    Duration of Treatment:
    Athlete's Foot/Ringworm: 4 weeks
    Jock Itch: 2 weeks

    ADMINISTRATION

    Topical route

    Wash affected area and dry thoroughly before application
    Pay special attention to spaces between the toes when treating athlete's foot

    Liquid/Powder Spray
    Shake can well before using

    Powder Spray
    Clean nozzle with a pin in case of clogging

    HOW SUPPLIED

    Powder: 2% [90g]; Powder Spray: 2% [133g]; Liquid Spray: 2% [150g]

    WARNINGS/PRECAUTIONS

    For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. D/C if irritation occurs or no improvement within 4 weeks (for athlete's foot and ringworm) or 2 weeks (for jock itch). Not effective on the scalp or nails. (Spray) Flammable; do not use while smoking or near heat or flame. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling contents can be harmful or fatal.

    PREGNANCY AND LACTATION

    Safety not known in pregnancy/nursing.

    MECHANISM OF ACTION

    Azole antifungal.

    ASSESSMENT

    Confirm diagnosis of fungal infection. Assess pregnancy/nursing status.

    MONITORING

    Monitor for occurrence of irritation and improvement of condition within 4 weeks (for athlete's foot and ringworm) or 2 weeks (for jock itch).

    PATIENT COUNSELING

    Inform that product is for external use only. Instruct to avoid contact with the eyes. Instruct to d/c and notify physician if irritation occurs or there is no improvement within 4 weeks for athlete's foot and ringworm; or 2 weeks for jock itch. Advise to supervise children during the use of the product. When treating athlete's foot, instruct to wear well-fitting, ventilated shoes, and to change shoes and socks at least qd. (Spray) Advise not to use while smoking or near heat or flame.

    STORAGE

    20-25°C (68-77°F). (Spray) Do not puncture/incinerate. Do not store at temperature >49°C (120°F).