Miconazole is used to treat skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm, and other fungal skin infections(candidiasis). This medication is also used to treat a skin condition known aspityriasis (tinea versicolor), a fungal infection that causes a lightening or darkening of the skin of the neck, chest, arms, or legs. Miconazole is an azoleanti fungal that works by preventing the growth of fungus.
Burning, stinging, swelling, irritation, redness,pimple-like bumps, tenderness, or flaking of the treated skin may occur. If anyof these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
Before using miconazole, tell your doctor orpharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other azole anti fungals such asclotrimazole, econazole, or ketoconazole; or if you have any other allergies.This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergicre actions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.