Lotrimin AF

Generic Name: Clotrimazole

  • What is this medication?

    Lotrimin AF contains an antifungal agent. It is intended to cure most jock itch, athletes food and ringworm and to relieve itching, burning, scaling, chafing, and discomfort, which accompany these condition.
  • Are there any warnings associated with Lotrimin AF?

    This product is for external use only.

    When using this product avoid contact with the eyes.

    Stop using this product and ask a doctor if irritation occurs, or if there is no improvement within 4 weeks (for athletes foot and ringworm) and 2 weeks (for jock itch).

    Do not use this product on children under 2 years of age unless directed by a doctor.

    This product is not effective on the scalp and nails.

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

  • Should I talk to my doctor before using Lotrimin AF?

    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 Lotrimin AF?

    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 using this product.
  • What should I avoid while using Lotrimin AF?

    When using this product avoid contact with the eyes.

    Do not use this product on children under 2 years of age unless directed by a doctor.

  • What are possible food and drug interactions associated with Lotrimin AF?

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

    Wash the affected area and dry thoroughly. Apply a thin layer of this product over the affected area twice daily (morning and night). Supervise children in the use of this product. For athlete's foot, pay special attention to spaces between toes, wear well-fitting, ventilated shoes and change shoes and socks at least once daily. For athlete's foot and ring worm, use daily for 4 weeks. For jock itch, use daily for 2 weeks. If the condition persists longer, ask a doctor. This product is not effective on the scalp or nails.

    Children <2 years:

    Do not use unless directed by a doctor.

  • How should I store Lotrimin AF?

    Store between 20°and 25°C (68° to 77°F).