Topicazole Cream: Each gram cream contains Miconazole Nitrate BP 20 mg.
Phycomycetes, Ascomycetes and Adelomycetes (e.g. Saprolegnia, Candida, Cryptococcus, Aspergillus, Dermatophytes, Phialophora, Sporotrichum), and Trichophyton mentagrophytes, Trichophyton rubrum, Epidermophyton floccosum. Trichophyton interdigitale and Microsporum canis.
Miconazole Nitrate also possesses some anti-bacterial activity against Gram-positive organisms.
-Tinea pedis (Athlete's foot)
-Tinea corporis (Tinea circinata)
-Tinea cruris due to:
-Infections of the skin (e.g. intertrigo)
-Stomatitis angularis (cheilitis)
In addition miconazole cream has a very rapid alleviating effect on the pruritis which frequently accompanies infection.
Early relief of symptoms (2 to 3 days) is experienced by the majority of patients and clinical improvement may be seen fairly soon after treatment is begun.All lesions usually disappear after 2 to 5 weeks.Prolong treatment for 10 days to prevent relapse. However, Candida infections, tinea cruris and corporis should be treated for two weeks and tinea pedis for one month in order to reduce the possibility of recurrence.
It is not known whether this drug passes into breast milk.