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Butenaskin Cream


Overview

Uses of Butenaskin Cream

Butenaskin Cream side effects

Common
  • 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.

Butenaskin Cream related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Butenaskin Cream may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
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.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

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Expert Advice

  • 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.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Butenaskin

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Skin infections start from stomach and spreading dowanwards I.e in sex organ and not under our control and also consultant no of skin specialist which are giving fluconazole 150 ,LCZ Tab candid total ointment but no effect of these medicine
Dr. Atul Jain
Skin Specialist
I think you are having fungal infections, plz visit good skin specialist for proper examination and treatment meanwhile apply onabet cream twice a day for few days
Groins skin peeling off (scrotum part) Cant bear the itch Last time when consulted a doctor, doctor prescribed lullifin cream and tebif 250 mg tablet It did work but i am facing the same issue again How to get rid of it permanently?
Dr. Atul Jain
Skin Specialist
You are having fungal infections and you should visit skin specialist for proper examination and complete treatment for 3-4 monthsMeanwhile apply onabet cream twice a day for few days
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FAQs

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

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References
  1. Bennett JE. Antifungal Agents. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. p. 1589.
  2. Robertson DB, Maibach HI. Dermatologic Pharmacology. In: Katzung BG, Masters SB, Trevor AJ, editors. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 11th ed. New Delhi, India: Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited; 2009. p. 1051.
  3. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. p. 173.
  4. Syed TA, Hadi SM, Qureshi ZA, et al. Butenafine 1% Versus Terbinafine 1% in Cream for the Treatment of Tinea Pedis: A Placebo Controlled, Double-Blind, Comparative Study. Clin Drug Invest. 2000;19(6). [Accessed 30 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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