3 x Daktarin Anti Fungal Athletes Foot Powder  (3 packs of 20g)

3 x Daktarin Anti Fungal Athletes Foot Powder (3 packs of 20g)

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This price is for 3 packs of 20g. New stock. Free P&P

Daktarin Powder is an effective anti-fungal talc. It contains the active ingredient Miconazole at a strength of 2%. 

It is used mainly for treatment and prevention of recurrence of Athlete's Foot. By purchasing the product,  you are confirming that this item will be used in accordance with the manufacturer's guidance. The manufacturer's Patient Information Leaflet is reproduced below

If you require any advice about this product, please do not hesitate to be in touch.

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miconazole nitrate POWDER ■ This medicine is used to treat fungal and bacterial infections of the skin. ■ This medicine is for use by adults and children of all ages. ■ Do not use this medicine: ■ There are some people who should not use this medicine. To find out if you are one of them. See Section 2 c ■ If you are allergic to the active substance, other similar antifungal medicines or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6) ■ Speak to your doctor: ■ If you suffer from any of the conditions mentioned in Section 2 c ■ If you are taking any other medicines. See Section 2 c ■ Follow the instructions on how to use this product carefully. See Section 3 c Now read this whole leaflet carefully before you use this medicine. Keep the leaflet: you might need it again. 1 What the medicine is for Daktarin Powder is a medicine which is used to treat infections of the skin which may appear on the hands, feet, outer ear, trunk or groin. It is also used to treat nappy rash. The powder contains miconazole nitrate which works by destroying both the fungus that causes the infection and some of the associated bacteria which may also be present. The powder helps to dry the skin as well as treat the infection. This medicine is for use in adults and children of all ages. 2 Before using this medicine This medicine is suitable for most adults and children but a few people should not use it. If you are in any doubt, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. Do not use this medicine… ■ If you are allergic to the active substance, other similar antifungal medicines or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6) ■ If your infection is on your hair or nails. If any of these apply to you, get advice from a doctor or pharmacist without using Daktarin Powder. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking… ■ Oral anticoagulants (drugs used to thin the blood, such as warfarin). If you are not sure about any of the medicines you are taking, show the bottle or pack to your pharmacist. If you are pregnant or breast-feeding ■ Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before using this medicine if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. Special warnings about this medicine ■ Avoid contact with the eyes. ■ Daktarin Powder can cause severe allergic reactions. You must be aware of the signs of an allergic reaction while you are taking Daktarin Powder. See ‘Possible side-effects’ Some of the ingredients can cause problems ■ This product contains talc. Do not breathe in the powder as this may cause irritation of the airways. This is especially important for children and infants. 3 How to use this medicine Check the table below to see how often to use. ■ For cutaneous use only, which means it is applied directly to the affected area of skin. ■ Wash the infected area and dry it well. As many skin conditions are contagious, you should keep a towel and flannel for your own use and not share it so that you do not infect anyone else. ■ Sprinkle the powder onto the infected area and surrounding skin. It may be used on broken skin and is particularly useful where a drying effect is required. The powder can also be dusted inside socks, shoes and clothing which are in contact with the infected area. ■ Wash your hands carefully after applying the powder to avoid spreading the infection to other parts of the body or to other people. Similarly, clothing which comes into contact with the infected areas, such as socks, should be washed and changed frequently. ■ Do not use more often than the stated dose shown in the table. GB - AW_172288 TOP turn over c AW_172288.pdf - Page 1 of 3 - June 15, 2020 - 09:43:16 Adults and children of all ages Age Dose Adults and children of all ages Apply the powder to the infected skin twice a day (e.g. at night and in the morning). ■ Continue treatment for 10 days after all the symptoms have cleared to prevent them from coming back. ■ If symptoms persist talk to your doctor. If anyone has swallowed this product If anyone accidentally swallows Daktarin Powder, contact a doctor or your nearest Accident and Emergency department (Casualty), taking this leaflet and pack with you. If you forget to use the medicine If you forget to use a dose, use the next dose when needed. Do not use a double dose. 4 Possible side-effects Daktarin Powder can have side-effects, like all medicines, although these don’t affect everyone and are usually mild. If you experience any of the following, stop using the medicine and seek immediate medical help: ■ A severe allergic reaction which may include: ■ Swelling of the face, lips, mouth, tongue or throat ■ Difficulty in swallowing or breathing ■ Itchy rash (hives) ■ skin burning sensation, application site reactions, application site irritation, application site burning, application site warmth, application site itchiness, skin inflammation, skin discolouration. Other side-effects which may occur but it is unknown how often: ■ Rash, skin irritation, itchiness or redness If you experience any side-effects not included in this leaflet or are not sure about anything, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. Reporting of side-effects If you get any side-effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side-effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side-effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard or search for MHRA Yellow Card in the Google Play or Apple App Store. By reporting side-effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine. 5 Storing this medicine Do not store above 25ºC. Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children. Do not use your medicine after the date shown as the expiry date on the packaging. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to throw away medicines you no longer use. These measures will help protect the environment. 6 Further information What’s in this medicine? The active ingredient in 1 g of Daktarin Powder is: Miconazole nitrate 20 mg. Other ingredients are: Talc, zinc oxide and colloidal anhydrous silica. What the medicine looks like Daktarin Powder is a white powder in bottles of 20 g. Product Licence holder: McNeil Products Limited, 50 – 100 Holmers Farm Way, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP12 4EG, UK. Manufacturer: Lusomedicamenta - Sociedade Técnica Farmacêutica S.A., Estrada Consiglieri Pedroso 69-B, Queluz de Baixo, 2730-055 Barcarena, Portugal. This leaflet was revised June 2020. Daktarin is a registered trade mark. 17-0237 GB - AW_172288 TOP AW_172288.pdf - Page 2 of 3 - June 15, 2020 - 09:43:16