Benefits of OXISTAT® (oxiconazole nitrate)
Doctors prescribe OXISTAT® because of the benefits it provides to people with fungal infections. After diagnosing your specific condition, your doctor may decide it's the right treatment for you. OXISTAT® provides you with many benefits, including:
- The power to treat four fungal infections, including Athlete's Foot, Jock Itch, Ringworm and a Fungal Infection of the skin (tinea versicolor)
- Once-to-twice daily application
- Available as a cream or lotion
- No age restrictions—it's even safe for children
Doctors can use OXISTAT® for these conditions:
OXISTAT® is approved for topical use in these skin infections:
- OXISTAT® CREAM and OXISTAT® LOTION—for athlete's foot, jock itch and ringworm due to Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, or Epidermophyton floccosum.
- OXISTAT® CREAM—for tinea (pityriasis) versicolor due to Malassezia furfur.
- OXISTAT® CREAM—for ringworm, jock itch and tinea (pityriasis) versicolor in children. Please note: these conditions are rare in children under age 12.
Important Selected Product Safety Information
Do not use OXISTAT® Cream and Lotion if you have hypersensitivity to any ingredient of this product.
Use the product only externally. OXISTAT is not to be used in the eyes or vagina. Avoid contact with the eyes, nose, mouth, and other mucous membranes. Do not cover the treated area unless directed otherwise by your physician.
Use the medication for the full treatment time recommended by your physician, even though symptoms may have improved.
Inform the physician if the area of application shows signs of increased irritation, itching, burning, blistering, swelling, or oozing. In clinical studies with OXISTAT, the most commonly reported side effects were itching and burning.
If you are pregnant or nursing a baby, consult with physician prior to using this product. For more information, consult your healthcare provider.
Please see the link to the Full Prescribing Information below.
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