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The patient should be told to:
- Avoid the use of occlusive dressings or wrappings unless otherwise directed by the physician.
- Keep Naftin® (naftifine) Gel, 1% away from the eyes, nose, mouth and other mucous membranes.
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/11/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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