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Butenaskin Cream


Uses of Butenaskin Cream

Butenaskin Cream is used in the treatment of fungal infections.

Butenaskin Cream side effects

  • Pain
  • Burning sensation
  • Skin inflammation
  • Skin irritation
  • Itching
  • Skin redness

How to use Butenaskin Cream

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Butenaskin Cream works

Butenaskin Cream stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

Butenaskin Cream related warnings

No interaction found/established
Butenaskin Cream may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Butenaskin Cream is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
The baby's skin should not come into direct contact with the treated area of skin. Water-miscible cream/gel is preferred as ointments may expose the baby to harmful effects of Butenaskin Cream via licking.
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established

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For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • Butenafine topical cream is for external use only. Avoid direct contact of cream with your eyes. In case of accidental contact, wash your eyes with water and seek immediate medical attention.
  • Before applying the cream, wash and completely dry the affected area. 
  • Do not cover the area with bandages or other dressings, unless directed by your doctor.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you notice change in color or burning sensation of skin.
  • Tell your doctor if you have a fungal nail infection or any other skin problem.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. 
  • Do not use if you are allergic to butenafine or any of its ingredients.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Butenaskin

I have some type of fungal infections under and over my private parts.
Dr. Ravi Shankar M.
Apply Gandhaka Malahar, and Cap Tiktamrit 1-0-1 for one month after food, Aragwadhadhi Kashayam 15 ml twice a day with equal qty of water before food. Dry those parts completely after bath and use Candid dusting powder
Problem of fungal infections in groin areas (Tinea cruris) from the last 8 months taken allopathic medicine like fluka 150, candiforce but whenever's medicine closed its relapse
Dr. Faran Siddiqui
These are too powerful medication and its effects 2to3 months for effects to go off and a very light therapy like homeopathy to act . You may apply Calendula Nectar powder on affected areas.
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User Feedback


Q. Is butenafine hydrochloride a steroid?

No. Butenafine is not a steroid. It is an antifungal drug.

Q. Does butenafine hydrochloride kill ringworm/ kill yeast?

Yes. Butenafine kills ringworm and yeast
Related Lab Tests
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
“Elder House” Plot No. C-9, Dalia Industrial Estate, Off Veera Desai Road, Andheri (W), Mumbai – 400053.
15 gm in 1 tube