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Ertaczo

What is Ertaczo topical

Ertaczo topical is an antifungal medication. Ertaczo topical prevents fungus from growing on the skin.

Ertaczo topical is used to treat fungal infections of the skin such as athlete's foot.

Ertaczo topical may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.

General medical information about Ertaczo topical

Use this medication for the full amount of time prescribed. Your symptoms may start to improve before the infection is completely healed, however it is important to complete the full course of treatment.

Do not use bandages or dressings that do not allow air circulation over the affected area (occlusive dressings) unless otherwise directed by your doctor. If the affected area is the feet, be sure to wear clean, cotton socks and sandals or shoes that allow air circulation.

Do not get this medication in the eyes, nose, or mouth. If this happens, rinse with water and seek medical attention if irritation occurs.

What you should discuss with your doctor before using Ertaczo topical

Do not use Ertaczo topical without first talking to your doctor if you have had an allergic reaction to it in the past.

Ertaczo topical is in the FDA pregnancy category C. This means that it is not known whether Ertaczo topical will be harmful to an unborn baby. Do not use this medication without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant or could become pregnant during treatment.

It is not known whether Ertaczo passes into breast milk. Do not use Ertaczo topical without first talking to your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.

How should you use Ertaczo topical

Use Ertaczo exactly as directed by your doctor. If you do not understand these instructions, ask your pharmacist, nurse, or doctor to explain them to you.

Wash your hands before and after using this medication.

If the cream is used after bathing or showering, dry the skin thoroughly before application.

Apply the cream to the affected area twice a day as directed by your healthcare provider.

Use this medication for the full amount of time prescribed. Your symptoms may start to improve before the infection is completely healed, however it is important to complete the full course of treatment.

It is important to use Ertaczo topical regularly to get the most benefit.

If the infection does not clear up in a few weeks, or if it appears to get worse, contact your doctor.

Do not use bandages or dressings that do not allow air circulation over the affected area (occlusive dressings) unless otherwise directed by your doctor. If the affected area is the feet, be sure to wear clean, cotton socks and sandals or shoes that allow air circulation.

Do not get this medication in the eyes, nose, or mouth. If this happens, rinse with water and seek medical attention if irritation occurs.

Store Ertaczo topical at room temperature away from moisture and heat.

If you miss a dose:

Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next regularly scheduled dose, skip the dose you missed and apply only the regular amount of Ertaczo topical. Do not use a double dose unless otherwise directed by your doctor.

What happens if you overdose:

An overdose of Ertaczo topical is unlikely to threaten life. If an overdose is suspected or if Ertaczo topical has been ingested, contact an emergency room or a poison control center for advice.

What should you avoid while using Ertaczo topical

Do not use bandages or dressings that do not allow air circulation over the affected area (occlusive dressings) unless otherwise directed by your doctor. A light cotton-gauze dressing may be used to protect clothing, unless otherwise directed by your doctor. If the affected area is the feet, be sure to wear clean, cotton socks and sandals or shoes that allow air circulation.

Possible side effects of Ertaczo topical

Serious side effects are not expected to occur with the use of Ertaczo topical. Stop using Ertaczo topical and contact your doctor if you experience unusual or severe itching, redness, burning, blistering, swelling, oozing, or irritation of the skin.

Side effects other than those listed here may also occur. Talk to your doctor about any side effect that seems unusual or that is especially bothersome.

What other drugs will affect Ertaczo topical

Do not use other topical products on the treated area, unless otherwise directed by your doctor. Other topical products may affect the absorption or effectiveness of Ertaczo topical.

Although it is unlikely that Ertaczo topical will interact with other medications taken by mouth, some interactions may occur. Talk to your doctor and pharmacist before taking or using any prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including vitamins, minerals, and herbal products.

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