What is Perrigo Clotrimazole Antifungal Cream USP?
This review is for the Perrigo Clotrimazole Antifungal Cream USP product. This is a generic brand that is commonly used in treating most fungal infections. It is also used to treat jock itch as well as give relief to several skin symptoms such as itchiness, cracking and any form of discomfort caused by fungi. If you wish to learn more please continue reading our review below.
This product uses one single active ingredient:
- Clotrimazole 1%
This ingredient is known for its antifungal properties and is relatively safe to use and rarely causes any form of serious side effects. It also comes with the following inactive ingredients that also help in eliminating as well as preventing fungi growth:
- Benzyl alcohol
- Cetostearyl alcohol
- Cetyl esters wax
- Polysorbate 60
- Purified water
- Sorbitan monostearate
Before applying cream to the affected area it is important to ensure that it is cleaned thoroughly first. Wash your feet using warm water and soap and dry it off completely using a clean towel. Apply a thin layer of the solution over the affected areas. If you are treating athlete’s foot, be sure to include the areas between your toes when applying the cream. Children should be supervised this product.
Athlete’s foot and ringworm will usually be eliminated after 4 weeks of continuous use while jock itch should disappear in a matter of 2 weeks. If symptoms still persist after a month of daily use please contact your doctor.
The Perrigo Clotrimazole Antifungal Cream USP is available at low price of $7.98 for each 30 gram tube. There are no known discounts for this product and the manufacturer does not offer any form of monthly supply packages either. That is not such a big deal as each tube will last a month and its price is exceptionally affordable.
Possible Side Effects
If you experience some form of skin irritation or burning sensation upon application of this ointment be sure to stop use immediately and wash it off with water.
We did not find any sort of refund or guarantee from the manufacturer or an official website. However, you can ask about the return policies of your local pharmacy before purchasing this product.
The Bottom Line
The Perrigo Clotrimazole Antifungal Cream USP proves to be a safe and affordable treatment for fungal infections. Unfortunately, it does not offer the level of effectiveness that one would need. Yes, it does help treat fungal infections but it will be a slow process. There are other, more effective and fast acting products out there that you can try out.