Butenaskin Cream

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Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Butenaskin Cream is an antifungal medication. It is used in the treatment of fungal skin infections such as ringworm, athlete’s foot, and jock itch. It kills fungi by preventing them from making their protective covering.

Butenaskin Cream is for external use only. You should use it in the dose and duration as directed by your doctor. The amount you need, and how long you take it will depend on what you are being treated for. You should normally wash and dry the affected area before applying a thin layer of the medicine. You should avoid getting in contact with your mouth, eyes, and nose. In case of accidental contact, wash it off with plenty of water. Keep using it regularly to get the most benefit.

The most common side effects include burning sensation, itching, or stinging sensation. They are not usually serious and often disappear with time. If they bother you or do not go away, let your doctor know. Pregnant or breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctor before using the medicine.

Uses of Butenaskin Cream

Benefits of Butenaskin Cream

In Fungal skin infections

Butenaskin Cream is used to treat skin infections caused by fungi. It works by killing and stopping the growth of fungi. This provides relief from various symptoms, such as pain and itching, caused by the infection and speeds up the healing process. You should keep using it for as long as it is prescribed even if your symptoms have gone. This will prevent the infection from coming back. Using this medicine as prescribed may help you feel more comfortable with your skin.

Side effects of Butenaskin Cream

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Butenaskin

  • Burning sensation
  • Itching
  • Stinging sensation

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.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Butenaskin Cream may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Butenaskin Cream is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

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Quick Tips

  • Butenaskin Cream helps treat fungal skin infections.
  • Few healthy tips for Athlete's Foot:
    • Keep your feet clean and dry, particularly between the toes.
    • Cut your nails short and prefer open-toe shoes for everyday use.
    • Use a separate clean towel for the feet and wear clean cotton socks. 
    • Never share your socks, shoes, and towel with others.
  • Apply it once or twice a day as prescribed by your doctor. Do not apply more often or use longer than directed. This may increase the risk of side effects.
  • Before each application, wash the affected area with soap and water and dry well. 
  • Avoid getting it in your eyes, ears, nose or mouth. If this happens, rinse with water immediately.
  • Inform your doctor if you notice changes in color or burning sensation of skin.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Benzylamines derivatives
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
DERMA
Action Class
Antifungal Others

Patient Concerns

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What is medicine for akin fungal infection.
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Dermatology
Post a properly focussed picture of the current skin problem. There r plenty of fungal infections of skin
Hello, I work in a very sweaty environment, I recently had a ringworm outbreak, I used EBERNET and it worked perfectly fine for me, On the recommendation of a few friends who suggested to use anti-fungal soap for a few days to ensure that the spores are completely eliminated from my body. Are there any effective anti-fungal soaps or shampoos that I can use to treat ringworm infection? Is there a method to determine if my scalp is affected by ringworm's? If I do happen to have this, What should be my next set of actions to treat ringworm's on scalp, before visiting a hospital/clinic? Regards, PATIENT
Dr. Atul Jain
Dermatology
You need to visit skin specialist for proper examinationWether you are having fungal infections or not
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FAQs

Q. How to use Butenaskin Cream?

First of all, make sure that the affected area is dry and properly before using Butenaskin Cream. Then, gently and thoroughly massage it into the skin. Be careful not to get the medication in your eyes or mouth. If Butenaskin Cream gets in your eyes accidentally, wash with plenty of water and call your doctor if your eyes are irritated.

Q. What precautions do I need to take while using Butenaskin Cream?

Be careful not to get Butenaskin Cream into your eyes or mouth. If you happen to get it in your eyes, rinse off with plenty of water immediately and contact your doctor. You must not use Butenaskin Cream if you are allergic to it or any of its ingredients. Tell your doctor if you notice any allergic reaction while using it for the first time. Also,inform the doctor if you are taking any medicines regularly to prevent any allergic reaction with other medicines. Do not cover the area being treated with Butenaskin Cream with a bandage, as this may increase absorption of this medicine and increase the side effects. Do not use more than what is recommended to relieve your symptoms faster. Using more than what is advised will only increase the side effects. Let your doctor know if you are planning to conceive. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should use Butenaskin Cream only if prescribed by the doctor.

Q. What should I do if I forget to use Butenaskin Cream?

If you forget to use Butenaskin Cream, do not worry and continue using Butenaskin Cream as soon as you remember. However, if you are not sure or have any other doubts, please consult your doctor.

Q. Is Butenaskin Cream a steroid?

No, Butenaskin Cream is not a steroid. It is a medicine which is used to kill a wide variety of infection-causing fungus. It is applied on the affected skin or nails to treat fungal infections of the skin and nails.

Q. Can we apply Butenaskin Cream on other parts of the body?

No, this medicine should not be used on other parts of the body like eyes, oral cavity or intravaginally. Its use should be restricted to only nails and skin only. Always consult your doctor before using the medicine and follow the instructions carefully.

Q. Can Butenaskin Cream cause any local reaction or rashes?

Yes, the use of Butenaskin Cream may cause allergic reactions in some cases. However, such allergic reaction is not very common and is likely to occur only in susceptible or sensitive individuals. Immediately contact your doctor if you experience such reactions.

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References

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Manufacturer/Marketer Address

“Elder House” Plot No. C-9, Dalia Industrial Estate, Off Veera Desai Road, Andheri (W), Mumbai – 400053.
Country of Origin: India

MRP
64.5
Inclusive of all taxes
15 gm in 1 tube
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