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Oxistat

Last reviewed on RxList: 1/4/2019
Oxistat Side Effects Center

Last reviewed on RxList 01/04/2019

Oxistat (oxiconazole) Cream and Lotion is a topical (for the skin) antifungal medication used to treat skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch, and ringworm. Serious side effects of Oxistat are not expected. Common side effects of Oxistat include burning, stinging, swelling, irritation, redness, pimple-like bumps, tenderness, or flaking of the treated skin.

Apply a dose of Oxistat Cream or Lotion to affected and immediately surrounding areas once to twice daily in patients with tinea pedis, tinea corporis, or tinea cruris. Oxistat should be applied once daily in the treatment of tinea (pityriasis) versicolor. Tinea corporis, tinea cruris, and tinea (pityriasis) versicolor should be treated for 2 weeks and tinea pedis for 1 month to reduce the possibility of recurrence. Avoid using other topicals at the same time as Oxistat unless your doctor approves. Other skin medications may affect the absorption or effectiveness of Oxistat topical. Oxistat should be used only if prescribed during pregnancy. This medication passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.

Our Oxistat (oxiconazole) Side Effects Drug Center provides a comprehensive view of available drug information on the potential side effects when taking this medication.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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Oxistat Consumer Information

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Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Stop using oxiconazole and call your doctor at once if you have:

  • severe blistering, itching, redness, peeling, dryness, or irritation of treated skin.

Common side effects may include:

  • mild stinging, burning, itching, or redness where the medicine was applied.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Read the entire detailed patient monograph for Oxistat (Oxiconazole)

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Oxistat Professional Information

SIDE EFFECTS

During clinical trials, of 955 patients treated with oxiconazole nitrate cream, 1%, 41 (4.3%) reported adverse reactions thought to be related to drug therapy. These reactions included pruritus (1.6%); burning (1.4%); irritation and allergic contact dermatitis (0.4% each); folliculitis (0.3%); erythema (0.2%); and papules, fissure, maceration, rash, stinging, and nodules (0.1% each).

In a controlled, multicenter clinical trial of 269 patients treated with oxiconazole nitrate lotion, 1%, 7 (2.6%) reported adverse reactions thought to be related to drug therapy. These reactions included burning and stinging (0.7% each) and pruritus, scaling, tingling, pain, and dyshidrotic eczema (0.4% each).

Read the entire FDA prescribing information for Oxistat (Oxiconazole)

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© Oxistat Patient Information is supplied by Cerner Multum, Inc. and Oxistat Consumer information is supplied by First Databank, Inc., used under license and subject to their respective copyrights.

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