What is Spectazole?

Econazole (commonly used as the nitrate salt) is an antifungal medication of the imidazole class. It is used as a cream under the brand names Spectazole (United States), Ecostatin (Canada), Pevaryl (Western Europe), and Pevisone (the latter consisting of the combination econazole/triamcinolone) to treat skin infections such as athlete's foot, tinea, pityriasis versicolor, ringworm, and jock itch. It is also sold in Canada under the brand name Ecostatin as vaginal ovules to treat vaginal thrush. In Asia, it is sold under the brand name Endix-G (by Dongkwang, Korea), while in Thailand, it is sold as Ecosone by Qualimed. In Taiwan, it is sold as Vivicome Cream, manufactured by Yong Chang Pharmaceuticals. In Egypt, it is sold as a foam spray by ATM. In Bangladesh, it is sold under the brand name Ecoderm by Rephco Pharmaceuticals Ltd. The combination of econazole nitrate with triamcinolone acetonide is also available under the brand name Ecoderm-TA.

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How effective is a lay final treatment on toes if you do not use the required spectazole cream after the laser? I'm just very worried as to what...

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Firstly, I would like to know

Where are you having the fungal infection- toe web space, sole or feet or it involves...

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I have a 3 week old baby, and am currently breast feeding her. I want to get a laser nail fungus treatment on my 2 feet; for 4 nails.
Would this...

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It is understandable to want to ensure that the procedure is safe for the baby.

When this procedure is being...

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I have balantis and need some cream. What cream would you recommend and how much do I use?

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an anti fungal and anti bacterial cream

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Balantis would normally be fungal or...

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