What is Butenafine?

Butenafine is a synthetic benzylamine antifungal, marketed under the trade names Mentax, Butop (India) and is the active ingredient in Schering-Plough's Lotrimin Ultra.

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I was prescribed Nystatin Cream by an Emergency Room Doctor for a severe burning in my crotch from my left testicle which is enlarged due to a...

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I would also like to rule out a fungal infection.

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since you were also given Cephalexin orally, and Butenafine...

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sir I am suffering from tinea corporis, it has spread over my hip and groin.. a black colour patch has formed now? can u suggest good...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Both topical and systemic anti fungals are needed in your case.

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Hi Sir.

I understand your concern.

For Tinea Corporis...

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My nine-year old daughter has a red circle on her perineum. This is the 2nd time she has had it. It was treated with hydrocortizone before and went...

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She probably has ringworm or Taenia infection which is a fungal infection called Tinea cruris. Firstly, she needs to...

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