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Boots Athlete's Foot Cream
Benzalkonium chloride solution BP
Boots Dual Action Athlete's Foot Cream is indicated for the treatment and prevention of Athlete's Foot (Tinea Pedis). It is also effective in other conditions, such as Dhobie Itch (Tinea Cruris).
Adults, children and the elderly: The affected area should be treated morning and night. Treatment should continue for at least a week after the infection has cleared.
Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.
Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
For external use only.
If symptoms persist consult your doctor.
No clinically significant drug interactions known.
No special requirements.
No adverse effects known.
Occasionally may cause skin irritation, hypersensitivity and contact dermatitis.
Reporting of suspected adverse reactions
Reporting suspected adverse reactions after authorisation of the medicinal product is important. It allows continued monitoring of the benefit/risk balance of the medicinal product. Healthcare professionals are asked to report any suspected adverse reactions via the Yellow Card Scheme at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard.
Tolnaftate is a well established drug substance having potent antifungal properties.
Benzalkonium chloride is a well established drug substance having potent anti-microbial properties.
There are no preclinical data of relevance to the prescriber which are additional to that already included.
Store in a cool place below 25°C.
An internally lacquered metal tube with blind end nozzle. Tube to contain 25gm or 35gm.
The Boots Company PLC
1 Thane Road West
Nottingham NG2 3AA
12 April 1994
04 December 2018