Velconazole Cream

Topical antifungal
Active Ingredients: 2% Sertaconazole nitrate
Indications: Topical treatment of surface skin mycosis, such as dermatophytosis, Tinea pedis, Tinea cruris, Tinea corporis, Tinea barbae and Tinea manus, Candidiasis and Pityriasis versicolor.

Description

Composition:

Each 1 gm contains:
– Sertaconazole nitrate 20 mg

Inactive Ingredients:
purified water, white petrolatum, stearyl alcohol, propylene glycol, polysorbate 60, cetyl alcohol, and benzoic acid 0.2%.

Indication and usage:
Velconazole cream, is indicated for the topical treatment of interdigital tinea pedis in immunocompetent patients 12 years of age and older, caused by Trichophyton rubrum,Trichophyton mentagrophytes, and Epidermophyton floccosum
Dosage and administration

In the treatment of interdigital tinea pedis, Velconazole cream should be applied twice daily for 4 weeks. Sufficient Velconazole cream should be applied to cover both the affected areas between the toes and the immediately surrounding healthy skin of patients with interdigital tinea pedis. If a patient shows no clinical improvement 2 weeks after the treatment period, the diagnosis should be reviewed.

Package and storage:

– Tube of 20 gm
– Store at room temperature between (15-30 degrees C).
– Keep the tube tightly closed.
– Keep all medicines away from children.