EXODERIL cream 15 g
Exoderil 1% cream is suitable for the treatment of fungal infections, and contains the active substance naftifine. It is active against skin fungi, yeasts, molds and others. It is also active against a variety of bacterial infections, which often occur in fungal infections in humans.
Its anti-inflammatory effect responds rapidly symptoms of inflammation and especially itching.
Since it is rapidly absorbed by the skin and stays long in its various layers Exoderil is applied only once a day.
What is Exoderil
For the treatment of:
fungal infections of the skin and skin folds that are recognized as redness, flaking and itching swelling or blisters;
fungal infections of the feet (especially between the toes, the bottom of the foot) and hands;
Fungal infections of the nails;
candidiasis of skin;
pityriasis verzikolor (colorful lichen).
2. BEFORE YOU USE EXODERIL
Do not use Exoderil
if you are allergic to naftifin or to any of the excipients listed in section 6.1.
Take special care with Exoderil
At the first signs of side effects, please inform your doctor. Do not use Exoderil you experience allergy.
Exoderil 1% Cream is for external use only and eye contact should be avoided.
If symptoms continue to be prominent or drug effect is not expected, consult a doctor immediately.
Using other medicines
There are no known interactions with other medicines.
Pregnancy and lactation
With proper use, the drug has no harmful effects on the fetus or newborn.
3. HOW TO USE EXODERIL
If not otherwise specified, carefully follow the recommended dosages. Exoderil thin layer of 1% cream applied to the affected areas and around them and rubbed gently. These areas should be cleaned and dried carefully before applying the cream. Apply once a day.
Despite the rapid improvement of symptoms (itching, redness, etc.) Is important for patients with fungal infections of the skin continue treatment for two weeks after complete resolution of symptoms in order to prevent their resumption.
Before and after the treatment of fungal infections, nails must be kept as short as possible, and their surfaces Sawing. Fungal nail infections should be treated for several months to the growth of healthy nail.
To be cured fungal infection (mycosis) as quickly as possible, please note the following:
1. The microorganisms that cause fungal infection may be attached to parts of clothing that are in contact with the affected areas. Therefore they should be changed daily.
2. Normal and especially dry skin surface is the best protection against fungal infections. Avoid wearing tight and poorly ventilated clothing (eg. Synthetic socks and tight shoes) affected areas. Must also to dry the affected areas thoroughly after washing. Towels should be changed daily.
3. If you have a fungal infection of the feet, do not walk barefoot at home, in swimming pools or eg. hotel. So help prevent the spread of infection to others, especially your reinfection.
4. Do not visit sauna or steam bath until the fungal infection has not cleared completely.
Method of administration
The cream should be applied directly to the skin or nails.
4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Local irritation as a feeling of dryness, redness and burning may occur in individual cases. Side effects are always reversible and usually did not require discontinuation of treatment. They disappear after treatment.
If you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
5. HOW TO STORE EXODERIL
Store the product at a temperature below 30 ° C.
Do not use after the expiry date stated on the packaging.
Keep out of the reach of children.
6. FURTHER INFORMATION
The active substance is naftifinov hydrochloride. 1 g contains 10 mg naftifinov hydrochloride; 10 mg of benzyl alcohol as a preservative
The other ingredients are sodium hydroxide, sorbitan stearate, cetyl palmitate, cetyl alcohol, stearyl alcohol, polysorbate 60, isopropyl myristate, distilled water.
Exoderil looks like and contents of the pack
Original package containing 15 g.