Lamisil AT

Generic Name: Terbinafine hydrochloride

  • What is this medication?

    Lamisil AT is intended to cure most athlete's foot (tinea pedis), jock itch (tinea cruris), and ringworm (tinea corporis). It also can relieve burning, itching, cracking, and scaling that occur with these conditions. The effectiveness of this product on the bottom and sides of the foot is unknown.
  • Are there any warnings associated with Lamisil AT?

    This product should only be used externally. Do not use Lamisil AT on the nails or scalp, in or near the eyes or mouth, or for vaginal yeast infections.

    Do not get this product in the eyes. If it does come into contact with the eyes, rinse thoroughly with water.

    If you develop excessive irritation or your irritation becomes worse, stop using the product and ask a doctor.

    Keep this product out of the reach of children. If it is swallowed, get medical help or contact a poison control center immediately.

    Do not use the gel or cream if the seal on the tube is broken or is not visible.

  • Should I talk to my doctor before taking Lamisil AT?

    Talk to your doctor if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, or are breastfeeding.

    Talk to your doctor if you have any health concerns that could lead to unwanted side effects related to this product.

  • What are the possible side effects of Lamisil AT?

    Side effects cannot always be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, tell your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking this drug.
  • What should I avoid while taking Lamisil AT?

    Do not get this product in the eyes. If it does come into contact with the eyes, rinse thoroughly with water.
  • What are possible food and drug interactions associated with Lamisil AT?

    If Lamisil AT is taken with certain other drugs, the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. Always check with your doctor before combining Lamisil AT with any other medication.
  • What is the usual dosage of Lamisil AT?

    Adults and children≥12 years: If using the cream or gel, break the seal and open the tube using the tip of the cap. Use soap and water to wash the affected skin, then dry completely before applying the product. When treating athlete's foot, wear shoes that are well-fitting and ventilated. Change your shoes and socks at least once daily.

    For athlete's foot occurring only between the toes, apply cream once in the morning and once at night between the toes for 1 week or as directed by a doctor. For athlete's foot on the bottom or sides of the foot, apply cream once in the morning and once at night for 2 weeks or as directed by a doctor. If using gel for athlete's foot between the toes, apply once daily at bedtime for 1 week or as directed by a doctor.

    To open the spray, remove the clear cap. Hold the can 4 to 6 inches from the skin. Press and hold to spray a thin layer of product onto the affected area. Release to stop the spray, and wipe the excess product from the spray opening, and return the cap to the can after each use.

    To treat athlete's foot between the toes with the spray, apply once in the morning and once at night for 1 week or as directed by a doctor.

    When treating jock itch or ringworm, apply cream or gel or use the spray once a day, either in the morning or at night, for 1 week or as directed by a doctor.

    Wash hands after each use of the product.

    Children <12 years: Ask a doctor.

  • How should I store Lamisil AT?

    Store at room temperature.