Cream and gel Lamizil have a single active substance and have a similar effect. The gel is sometimes called ointment, its difference from the cream is that the gel is absorbed faster, it penetrates better into the skin.
Other forms of the drug: tablets , spray , Lamizil Uno .
- Terisil cream
- Terbinafine cream (ointment)
- Thermicone Cream
- Exifin cream
Can there be an analogue of the same quality?
: Average price online * :
Cream - 530 r,
Dermgel (gel, sometimes called "ointment") - 549 r
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Instructions for use
Terbinafine replaced the old, ineffective antimycotics in the early 90s in 96 in North America and in the late 90s in Russia. The trade mark "Lamizil" is one of the most popular against fungal diseases of the skin.
Fungal skin lesions of a different nature:
- Mycosis of the feet
- Epidermophytosis inguinal
- Multicolored lichen
Dosing and Administration
Before application, the skin area to be treated should be washed and well dried. The cream, as well as the gel, is applied evenly once a day, preferably overnight. For better absorption, gently rub the cream (gel).
At cracks and an ecdysis, and as at a candidiasis of a skin put or render a cream 2 times a day.
If there is no positive dynamics for 1-2 weeks, confirmation of the diagnosis is necessary from the attending physician.
If the affected area is in places such as inguinal or gluteal folds, under the mammary glands, between the fingers, it is recommended to cover the treated surface with gauze to prevent diaper rash.
Duration of treatment:
- Dermatomycosis of feet and other parts of the body - once a day for a week;
- Candidiasis of the skin 1-2 times a day for 1-2 weeks;
- Multi-colored lichen - 1-2 times a day for 2 weeks;
Systemic absorption is not more than 5% of the active substance, nevertheless, patients with renal or hepatic insufficiency, diseases of these organs should be prescribed Lamisil with caution.
The same recommendation for endocrine diseases, neoplasms and alcoholism.
Pregnant and lactating is not recommended. A small amount of terbinafine can have a systemic effect on the fetus, and can also be excreted in breast milk. Consult with your doctor.
Rarely: itching, burning, redness, allergic reactions. Pass after drug discontinuation.
Composition and pharmacokinetics
The cream is white (the gel is slightly transparent) with a characteristic (weak) odor.
Primary substance: terbinafine hydrochloride (1%)
Excipients of the cream: benzyl alcohol, isopropyl myristate, sodium hydroxide, purified water, polysorbate 60, sorbitan stearate, stearyl alcohol, cetyl palmitate, cetyl alcohol.
Auxiliary gel products: nitrogen, benzyl alcohol, butylhydroxytoluene, isopropyl myristate, carbomer (carbopol 974P), sodium hydroxide, purified water, polysorbate 20, sorbitan laurate, ethanol.
Fungicidal preparation of a wide spectrum of action. It breaks the metabolism of fungi, provoking their death. The human metabolism is not affected. It is active against all dermatophytes, yeast, mold and some dimorphic fungi. Concerning Candida - the drug either stops the growth of the fungus or kills it depending on the species.
Systemic absorption is not more than 5%.
Sold without a prescription. Do not store more than 3 years, at a temperature not exceeding 30 ° C.
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Tell me the grease in your ears can be smeared with this ointment?
Will the gel help? I left my fingernail on the big finger on the right, I smear 2 times a day, and I drink turbinamine for the third week
The nail departs for various reasons. If it's a fungus, then the gel will help. Back nail does not grow, but gradually the disease will go away, you need to apply until the healthy nail grows.
Do not get carried away with tablets, they are taken in courses, you can not take them for a long time.
Well, naturally, it's best to visit a doctor with this problem, do not delay.