Tineacide Antifungal Cream

Generic Name: Undecylenic acid

  • What is this medication?

    Tineacide contains an antifungal agent. It is intended to cure most athlete's foot (tinea pedis), jock itch (tinea cruris), and ringworm (tinea corporis). It is also intended to relieve itching, burning, cracking, and scaling which accompany these conditions.
  • Are there any warnings associated with Tineacide Antifungal Cream?

    This product is for external use only.

    Do not use this product in or near the mouth or the eyes. If eye contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with water.

    When using this product, do not get it into the eyes. If eye contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with water.

    Do not use this product for vaginal yeast infections.

    This product is not effective on the scalp or the nails.

    Stop using this product and consult a doctor if irritation occurs or if there is no improvement within 4 weeks (for athlete's foot or ringworm) or within 2 weeks (for jock itch).

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

    Do not use this product if the seal on the bottle is broken or is not visible.

  • Should I talk to my doctor before using Tineacide Antifungal Cream?

    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 Tineacide Antifungal Cream?

    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 Tineacide Antifungal Cream?

    Do not use this product in or near the mouth or the eyes.

    When using this product, do not get it into the eyes. If eye contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with water.

    Do not use this product if the seal on the bottle is broken or is not visible.

  • What are possible food and drug interactions associated with Tineacide Antifungal Cream?

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

    Adults and children 2 years: Wash the affected area with soap and water and dry thoroughly before applying this product. For athlete's foot between the toes, apply this product to the affected skin between and around the toes twice a day for 4 weeks (morning and night) or as directed by a doctor. Wear well-fitting, ventilated shoes. Change shoes and socks at least once daily.

    For jock itch and ringworm, apply twice daily to the affected skin for 2 weeks or as directed by a doctor.

    This product is not effective on the scalp or the nails. Wash hands after each use.

    Children <2 years:

    Ask a doctor.

  • How should I store Tineacide Antifungal Cream?

    Store at room temperature.