Butenafine Topical

Information about Butenafine Topical

Butenafine topical uses

Butenafine Topical is used in the treatment of fungal infections.

How butenafine topical works

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

Common side effects of butenafine topical

Pain, Burning sensation, Skin inflammation, Skin irritation, Itching, Skin redness.

Available Medicine for Butenafine Topical

  • ₹100
    Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹45
    Systopic Laboratories Pvt Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹42
    Ochoa Laboratories Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹49
    Alive Pharmaceutical Pvt Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹64
    Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    1 variant(s)

Expert advice for Butenafine Topical

  • 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.

Frequently asked questions for Butenafine Topical

Butenafine Topical

Q. Does butenafine hydrochloride kill ringworm/ kill yeast?
Yes. Butenafine hydrochloride kills ringworm and yeast
Q. Is butenafine hydrochloride a steroid?
No. Butenafine hydrochloride is not a steroid. It is an antifungal drug.

Content on this page was last updated on 24 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)