Spectazole

Name: Spectazole

Spectazole Overview

Econazole is a prescription medication used to treat fungal skin infections.

Econazole belongs to a group of drugs called azole antifungal agents. These work by killing the fungi that cause infections of the skin.

This medication comes in topical forms and is applied to the affected area once or twice daily.

Common side effects of econazole include itching, burning, stinging, or redness at the site of application.

Uses of Spectazole

Econazole is a prescription medication used to treat fungal skin infections such as athlete’s foot, jock itch, and ringworm

This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Spectazole Drug Class

Spectazole is part of the drug classes:

  • Imidazole and triazole derivatives

  • Imidazole derivatives

Spectazole Precautions

Serious side effects have been reported with econazole including the following:

Irritation at the application site. Tell your healthcare provider right away if you have some or all of the following symptoms of skin irritation:

  • Itching
  • Burning
  • Stinging
  • Redness
  • Rash

Do not take econazole if you:

  • are allergic to econazole or to any of its ingredients

Spectazole Usage

Use econazole exactly as prescribed.

This medication comes in topical forms and is applied to the affected area once or twice daily.

If you miss a dose, apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and apply your next dose at the regular time. Do not apply two doses of econazole at the same time.

 

Spectazole Dosage

Take this medication exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully.

The dose your doctor recommends may be based on the following:

the condition being treated

The recommended dose of econazole for the treatment of athlete’s foot, jock itch, and ringworm is application of the topical cream to the affected area once daily. The recommended dose of econazole for the treatment of fungal infections of the skin is application of the topical cream to the affected area twice daily.

Econazole topical foam is approved for the treatment of interdigital athlete’s foot and is applied once daily to the affected area.

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