Clotrimazole Basi 10mg/ml Skin Solution 20ml
Medicine indicated for the treatment of interdigital mycoses, pityriasis versicolor and diaper dermatitis.
Clotrimazole Basi 10mg/ml Skin Solution is indicated for the topical treatment of the following fungal infections of the skin caused by fungi susceptible to clotrimazole:
Active substance: clotrimazole.
Clotrimazole acts against fungi by inhibiting ergosterol synthesis. Inhibition of ergosterol synthesis induces structural and functional damage at the level of the cytoplasmic membrane. It has a broad spectrum of antimycotic action in vitro and in vivo, covering dermatophytes, yeasts, molds, etc.
Posology and method of administration:
The solution should be applied in a thin layer, rubbing. To treat an area roughly corresponding to the palm of the hand, about 2 drops are usually sufficient, applied 2-3 times a day. Symptoms generally resolve after a treatment period of: Interdigital mycoses 3 - 4 weeks; Pityriasis versicolor 1 - 3 weeks. To ensure a complete cure, treatment should continue, in the case of interdigital mycoses and pityriasis versicolor, for approximately two weeks after the subjective symptoms have disappeared. If symptoms worsen or persist beyond the suggested treatment time, the patient should be evaluated and alternative therapy considered.
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