naftifine HCl

naftifine HCl (naf´tifēn),

n brand name: Naftin;
drug class: topical antifungal;
action: interferes with cell membrane permeability in fungi;
uses: tinea cruris, tinea corporis.
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The clinical trials of naftifine HCl 2% with daily administration for 2 weeks showed equivalence with the 1% formulation administered for 4 weeks; the higher concentration was well tolerated and was effective in both the moccasin and interdigital distributions of tinea pedis involvement.
Efficacy and safety of naftifine HCl Gel 2% in the treatment of interdigital and moccasin type tinea pedis: Pooled results from two multicenter, randomized, double-blind, vehicle-controlled trials.