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Daktarin

A brand name for MICONAZOLE.

miconazole nitrate

; Daktarin broad-spectrum imidazole antifungal agent used topically (as 2% cream) to treat tinea pedis Table 1
Table 1: Treatment of fungal infections of skin and nails
Infection siteAgent
Antimycotic agent (for the treatment of dermatophytosis)
SkinTopical allylamine (e.g. 1% terbinafine cream for 7 days)
Topical imidazoles (e.g. 2% miconazole or 1% clotrimazole for 28 days)
Topical 0.25% amorolfine
Topical 1% econazole
Topical griseofulvin spray (400 μg puff daily for 14 days)
Topical 1% sulconazole
Topical tea tree (manuka) oil
Topical undecenoate (20% zinc undecenoate + 5% undecenoic acid)
Topical Whitfield's ointment (6% benzoic acid + 3% salicylic acid)
Other topicals include: weak iodine solution 2.5%; potassium permanganate paint 1%; salicylate acid cream or alcoholic solution 3-5%; benzoic acid (Whitfield's) ointment; sodium polymetaphosphate dusting powder
Systemic terbinafine (250 mg daily for 2 weeks)
Systemic itraconazole (100 mg daily for 15 days)
Systemic griseofulvin (500 mg daily )
NailTopical amorolfine 0.25% lacquer as an adjunct to systemic treatment
Topical borotannic acid complex acid; Phytex paint (1.46% salicylic acid + 4.89% tannic acid + 3.12% boric acid)
Topical 28% tioconazole lacquer
Topical undecenoate lacquer; Monphytol paint (5% methyl undecenoate + 0.7% propyl undecenoate + 3% salicylic acid + 25% methyl salicylate + 5% propyl salicylate + 3% chlorambucil)
Other topicals: strong iodine 10% solution
Systemic terbinafine (250 mg daily for 12-16 weeks)
Systemic itraconazole (400 mg for 1 week in a month, repeated overall 3 or 4 times)
Anticandidal agent (for the treatment of candidiasis)
SkinTopical antimycotic creams (1% clotrimazole; 1% econazole; 2% miconazole)
Topical nystatin (100 000 units ± 1% tolnaftate)
Antipityriasis versicolor agent (for the treatment of pityriasis versicolor)
SkinTopical 2% ketoconazole
Topical 2.5% selenium sulphide
Topical antimycotic agents (1% clotrimazole; 1% econazole; 2% miconazole; 1% sulconazole; 1% terbinafine)
Systemic fluconazole/itraconazole/ketoconazole/miconazole/voriconazole
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We have 200 pairs of Daktarin sports socks to give away if you send for their free athlete's foot leaflet.
Also spritz your feet and shoes with a fungal-fighting spray such as Daktarin Aktiv Ice Cooling Spray, pounds 5.
Foot Health Week organisers Daktarin say healthy feet are important for general health.
Its Nizoral brand in medicated shampoos and Daktarin in topical antifungals ranked first in these relevant categories with retail value shares of 53% and 35% respectively.
Adopting a multi-brand strategy, with Triatop in medicated shampoos, Daktarin, Golden Daktarin and Pevisone in topical antifungals, as well as Titanoreine in haemorrhoid treatments, Shanghai Johnson & Johnson is able to meet varied consumer needs in dermatologicals.
Your pharmacy will stock a variety of creams, sprays and powders, such as the Daktarin or Canesten range of products, designed to treat such infection.
The company offers a wide range of brands across the majority of categories in dermatologicals such as Regaine, Daktarin, Nizoral and Stingose.
An effective antifungal cream like Daktarin, which can be bought from the pharmacy, is the best course of treatment.
In addition, the company's Daktarin and Nizoral brands each generated a 2% value share in dermatologicals during 2014, each ranking among the top 10 brands in the category.
The company holds several top performing brands, including Regaine, Daktarin and Nizoral.