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Naftin Gel Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is naftifine topical (Naftin Gel)?
- What are the possible side effects of naftifine topical (Naftin Gel)?
- What is the most important information I should know about naftifine topical (Naftin Gel)?
- Who should not use naftifine topical (Naftin Gel)?
- How should I use naftifine topical (Naftin Gel)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Naftin Gel)?
- What happens if I overdose (Naftin Gel)?
- What should I avoid while using naftifine topical (Naftin Gel)?
- What other drugs will affect naftifine topical (Naftin Gel)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Naftin Gel)?
Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next regularly scheduled dose, skip the dose you missed and apply only the regular amount of naftifine topical. Do not use a double dose unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
What happens if I overdose (Naftin Gel)?
An overdose of naftifine topical is unlikely to occur. If you do suspect that a much larger than normal dose has been used, or that naftifine topical has been ingested, contact an emergency room or a poison control center.
What should I avoid while using naftifine topical (Naftin Gel)?
Avoid wearing tight-fitting, synthetic clothing that doesn't allow air circulation. Wear loose-fitting clothing made of cotton and other natural fibers until the infection is healed.
What other drugs will affect naftifine topical (Naftin Gel)?
Avoid using other topicals at the same time unless your doctor approves. Other skin medications may affect the absorption or effectiveness of naftifine topical.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about naftifine topical written for health professionals that you may read.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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