Uses of medication: Luliconazole is an imidazole antifungal topical cream. Luliconazole is used for treating athlete’s foot (interdigital tinea pedis), jock itch (tinea cruris), and ringworm (tinea corporis) caused by dermatophytes such as Trichophyton rubrum, Microsporum gypseum and Epidermophyton floccosum.
Dosage: For treating interdigital tinea pedis, Luliconazole Cream’s thin layer should be applied to the affected area and approximately 1 inch of the surrounding area once in a day for a couple of weeks. For treating tinea corporis or tinea cruris, Luliconazole cream should be applied to the affected as well as approximately 1 inch of surrounding area once in a day for 7 days.
Treatment Reactions: The most commonly reported adverse reactions of Luliconazole 1% Cream are:
- skin reactions at the treatment site
- skin irritation
Inform your healthcare provider if you experience any skin reactions on the areas of your skin treated with this cream.
Warnings and Precautions:
- Luliconazole Cream is not recommended for ophthalmic, oral, or intravaginal use.
- Caution should be exercised when this cream is applied to women who are breastfeeding.
- Luliconazole 1% cream should be avoided during pregnancy.
- Affected area should be cleaned and dried prior to applying the cream.
- Hands should be properly washed after applying, unless hands are the affected area.