Daktarin T Cream

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15 gm in 1 tube

Medicine Overview of Daktarin T Cream


Uses of Miconazole Topical

Miconazole Topical is used in the treatment of fungal infections.

How to use Miconazole Topical

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 Daktarin T Cream works

Miconazole topical stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

Uses of Triamcinolone Topical

Triamcinolone Topical is used in the treatment of atopic dermatitis.

Side effects of Triamcinolone Topical


Skin thinning, Contact dermatitis.


How to use Triamcinolone Topical

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 Daktarin T Cream works

Triamcinolone topical is a topical corticosteroid (anti-inflammatory medicine). It works by reducing redness, itching, and swelling caused by various skin conditions.

In Depth Information on Daktarin T Cream

Expert advice for Miconazole Topical

  • Avoid direct contact of cream/ gel with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water and seek immediate medical attention.
  • Tell your doctor if you are suffering from liver problems, blood disease or if you have been exposed to HIV or if you have stomach, shoulder, or lower back pain, fever, chills, nausea, foul-smelling vaginal discharge or vomiting. 
  • Tell your doctor if you often have vaginal yeast infections (e.g., once a month or 3 in 6 months).
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not use if you are allergic to miconazole or any of its ingredients. 
  • Do not use if you have kidney or liver problems.
  • Oral gel should not be used in infants <4 months of age.

Expert advice for Triamcinolone Topical

  • Triamcinolone Topical helps relieve skin inflammation (redness and swelling) and itching.
  • Apply only a thin layer of the affected area(s) of your skin.
  • Do not use it on the face, underarms, or groin area.
  • Avoid applying Triamcinolone Topical for more than 2 weeks continuously, unless instructed by your doctor as it may lead to skin thinning.
  • Do not place bandage or dressings over the areas where the medicine is applied.
Special precautions for Daktarin T Cream
No interaction found
Daktarin T 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.
Daktarin T Cream is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Daktarin T Cream does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Daktari
n T Cream in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Daktarin T Cream should be used with caution in patients wit
h liver disease. Dose adjustment of Daktarin T Cream may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Daktarin T Cream

Frequently asked questions for Miconazole Topical

Q. Can miconazole/ Monistat be used for conditions for BV (bacterial vaginosis), ring worms, and urinary tract infections?
Yes, miconazole can be used for BV (bacterial vaginosis). It is used for treatment and prevention of fungal infections of the oral cavity, ring worms and superinfections due to gram-positive bacteria. Miconazole can be taken in rare fungal infections of the urinary tract
Q. Does miconazole cause burning sensation?
Yes, burning sensation on the skin and vaginal burning can be seen with use of miconazole
Q. Does miconazole cause dry skin?
No, miconazole is not known to cause drying of skin
Q. Is miconazole safe for babies?
Yes, miconazole topical is safe for babies. It may be used in nappy rashes and oral fungal infections, as advised by the doctor. However, oral gel should not be used in infants < 4 months of age
Q. Is miconazole a steroid?
No, miconazole is not a steroid. It is an imidazole (organic compound) and belongs to the class of antifungal agents
Q. Is miconazole same as ketoconazole?
Both miconazole and ketoconazole are antifungal medicines. However, they are prescribed for different type of fungal infections
Q. Does miconazole work for yeast infections?
Yes, miconazole works for oral and vaginal yeast infections.

Frequently asked questions for Triamcinolone Topical

Q. Is Triamcinolone Topical an antibiotic/sulfa/steroid drug?
Triamcinolone Topical is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug. It belongs to class of medications called as corticosteroids
Q. Is Triamcinolone Topical the same as Daktarin/Kemakort/Lanacort?
Kemakort, Kemakort, Retard are the names of Triamcinolone Topical available in the market. Daktarin is the brand name of miconazole, while Lanacort is the brand name of the drug Hydrocortisone acetate
Q. Is Triamcinolone Topical safe for babies?
No. Triamcinolone Topical is not safe for babies and in children below 6 years of age
Q. Does Triamcinolone Topical cure ringworm infection/acne/impetigo/tinea versicolor or thrush?
Triamcinolone Topical is not effective in the treatment of ringworm, acne, impetigo, tinea versicolor or thrush. However, it helps in reducing the inflammation caused by these conditions.

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