First of all, make sure that the affected area is dry and properly before using Butop Cream. Then, gently and thoroughly massage it into the skin. Be careful not to get the medication in your eyes or mouth. If Butop 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 Butop Cream?
Be careful not to get Butop 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 Butop 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 Butop 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 Butop Cream only if prescribed by the doctor.
Q. What should I do if I forget to use Butop Cream?
If you forget to use Butop Cream, do not worry and continue using Butop Cream as soon as you remember. However, if you are not sure or have any other doubts, please consult your doctor.
Q. Is Butop Cream a steroid?
No, Butop 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 Butop 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 Butop Cream cause any local reaction or rashes?
Yes, the use of Butop 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.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 31st May 2022. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.