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- Inform patients that NAFTIN (naftifine hydrochloride) Cream, 2% is for topical use only. NAFTIN (naftifine hydrochloride) Cream, 2% is not intended for intravaginal or ophthalmic use.
- If irritation or sensitivity develops with the use of NAFTIN (naftifine hydrochloride) Cream, 2% treatment should be discontinued and appropriate therapy instituted. Patients should be directed to contact their physician if these conditions develop following use of NAFTIN (naftifine hydrochloride) Cream, 2%.
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/3/2012
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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