Pevaryl 1% Topical Cream
- Provides Symptomatic Treatment For Athlete’s Foot
- Active Ingredient: Econazole
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Pevaryl Topical Cream is used for treating infections with fungi and yeasts. It can be used for treating Athlete’s Foot, ringworm infections, and Candida infections. It contains the active ingredient Econazole Nitrate.
What Pevaryl is and what it is used for
Pevaryl contains a medicine called econazole nitrate. This belongs to a group of medicines called ‘antifungals’. Pevaryl is used for skin infections caused by certain fungi and yeasts.
It can be used for treating Athlete’s Foot, ringworm infections, and Candida infections. It contains the active ingredient Econazole Nitrate
Before you use Pevaryl
Do not use Pevaryl:
• if you are allergic to econazole nitrate or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
Do not use this medicine if this applies to you. If you are not sure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Pevaryl.
Warnings and precautions:
• Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Pevaryl if you have inflamed, red, dry and scaly skin (eczema)
• Keep this medicine away from your eyes and mouth. If you get any cream in your eyes, rinse with water straight away. Keep your eyes open when you rinse.
How to use Pevaryl
Always use this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
The recommended dose is: Skin infections
• Use the cream twice a day
• Rub the cream gently into the affected skin
• Keep the affected area clean and dry
The usual treatment duration is 2 to 4 weeks. Talk to your doctor if your symptoms have not improved after 4 weeks. If you swallow Pevaryl If a large amount of cream is eaten or swallowed, talk to a doctor or go to the nearest hospital casualty department straight away. If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Always read the patient information leaflet before use.
The active substance is econazole nitrate. Pevaryl contains 1% econazole nitrate. The other ingredients are purified water, macrogols (PEG-6 and PEG-32) / glycol stearate, liquid paraffin, oleoyl macrogolglycerides, benzoic acid (E210), flower perfume 4074, butylhydroxyanisole (E320).
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody
Stop using Pevaryl and tell your doctor straight away if you notice the
• Severe irritation or reddening of the skin, or other signs of allergy during the
first few days of treatment. This only happens in a small number of people
• Swelling of the face, lips, mouth, tongue or throat which may cause difficulty
in swallowing or breathing
• Skin rash or hives (also known as nettle rash or urticaria)
• Peeling or blistering of the skin
Other side effects:
Common (affects more than 1 in 100 patients)
• Itching or redness of the treated area. This is much milder than an allergic
reaction. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if this feeling lasts for more than a
few minutes or gets worse (rash, burning or swelling)
• Pain of the treated area
Uncommon (affects fewer than 1 in 100 patients)
• Redness or swelling of the treated area
• Discomfort of the treated area