Brand name: Terbinafine Anti-Fungal (Apohealth) TM
Active ingredients: terbinafine
What it is used for
Treatment of ringworm (tinea corporis, tinea cruris and tinea pedis) caused by dermatophytes such as Trichophyton (e.g. T. rubrum, T.mentagrophytes,,T.verrucosum, T.biolaceum), Microsporum canis, and Epidermophyton floccosum. Cutaneous candidiasis.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Topical. This medicine is applied directly to the surface of the skin.
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White coloured smooth and soft cream filled in tube
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient terbinafine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems