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NAFTIN Gel is an allylamine antifungal indicated for the treatment of interdigital tinea pedis caused by the organisms Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, and Epidermophyton floccosum.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Apply a thin layer of NAFTIN Gel once daily to the affected areas plus an approximate ½ inch margin of healthy surrounding skin for 2 weeks.
For topical use only. NAFTIN Gel is not for ophthalmic, oral, or intravaginal use.
Dosage Forms And Strengths
Gel, 2%. Each gram contains 20 mg of naftifine hydrochloride in a colorless to yellow gel.
Storage And Handling
NAFTIN Gel is a colorless to yellow gel supplied in collapsible tubes in the following size:
45g – NDC 0259-1202-45
60g – NDC 0259-1202-60
Store NAFTIN Gel at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted to 15-30°C (59-86°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature].
NAFTIN (naftifine hydrochloride) Gel, 2% is manufactured for Merz Pharmaceuticals, LLC, Greensboro, NC 27410. Revised: October 2014.
Last reviewed on RxList: 10/27/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Additional Naftin Gel Information
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