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Lotrimin

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/ 8,173 posts
Other Names: Antifungal   Lotrimin AF   Canesten   Mycelex   Gyne Lotrimin

Tinactin

OTC
/ 2,315 posts
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 8,173 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 2,315 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Clotrimazole (brand name Canesten or Lotrimin) is an antifungal medication commonly used in the treatment of fungal infections (of both humans and other animals) such as candidiasis, Oral candidiasis, and ringworm. It is also used to treat at... Read more on Wikipedia
Tolnaftate is a synthetic over-the-counter drug anti-fungal agent. It may come as a cream, powder, spray, or liquid aerosol, and is used to treat jock itch, athlete's foot and ringworm. It is sold under several brand names, most notably Tinactin (... Read more on Wikipedia
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By jim
September 28, 2013
jim wrote
allergic reaction
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August 10, 2013
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yeast infection.
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What patients are saying about Lotrimin vs. Tinactin

159 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
i switched from lotrimin to tough actin tinactin. is...
...the \"ringworm\". i switched from lotrimin to tough actin tinactin. is...
switched from Lotrimin to Tinactin (Tolnaftate 1%), which...
...For now I have switched from Lotrimin to Tinactin (Tolnaftate 1%), which seems to work much better.  The Lotrimin just barely kept the itch ...day or more.  The Tinactin kills the itch almost...
it wasn't doing much, i switched to tough actin tinactin...
...was using lotrimin for a while, when it wasn't doing much, i switched to tough actin tinactin. so far it...
are plenty of good ones lotrimin tinactin etc. any will work...
...finished reading post, there are plenty of good ones lotrimin tinactin etc. any will work
Neither Tinactin or Lotrimin had helped after 7 days with...
Is this funus problem on the feet? I got rid of mine in 8 days. Neither Tinactin or Lotrimin had helped after 7 days with each. I mean that this was a bad fungus from wearing wet shoes for 2 days....
of Tinactin or Lotrimin cream, working it into the skin...
...Soaking the scabs off with warm water and betadine, then dry thoroughly. Apply a thick layer of Tinactin or Lotrimin cream, working it into the skin a bit. Do this every day, and keep them in out o...
and Tinactin to name a couple. They do work, but they...
...over the counter. Lotrimin and Tinactin to name a couple. They do work, but they ...the infection. If it's very itchy and you can't help but scratch at it, put some Hydrocortisone cream on it...
the ointment--Tinactin or Lotrimin work well. Apply twice...
...antifungal cream to the area. I would use some antibacterial gel (the Purel or whatever) wipe it off, then apply the ointment--Tinactin or Lotrimin work well. Apply twice daily for 2-4...
or Lotrimin have both worked for me...and they've both...
...or Lotrimin have both worked for me...and they've...
sibling): We used over-the-counter Lotrimin liquid. Comes...
...older sibling): We used over-the-counter Lotrimin liquid. Comes in small ...PA/TNA son we've used Lotrimin liquid. For other/persistent athlete's foot we've used Tinactin spray, and Lamasil...
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