Lotrisone - combined drug, whose action is determined by enumerated below components.
Clotrimazole - fungicidal antifungal remedy whose spectrum action is very wide; it violates the fungal wall's structure. Clotrimazole is actively struggling with dermatophytes: Microsporum canis, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, Epidermophyton floccosum, Trichophyton rubrum, ; yeast-like types of fungus: Candida spp., Candida albicans; Trichomonas, staphylococci and streptococci; Pityrosporum orbiculare.
Betamethasone - GCS fluorinated methylprednisolone. Has the immunosuppressive, antiphlogistic, anti-allergic and vasoconstriction effects. Remedy's absorption through the skin is moderate. The effect comes out after 3-5 treatment's days.
Indications for use:
Lotrisone is effective for skin mycoses provoked by susceptible pathogens: foot's epidermophytosis; jock itch; ringworm of smooth skin; candidiasis provoked by Candida albicans.
Lotrison is appointed only for exterior use. A small Lorisone's quantity is applied (rubbing) on the strucked skin 2 times/day. Jock itch's, ringworm's (of smooth skin) and candidiasis' treatment lasts for 2 weeks; at occurrence of foot's epidermophytosis - 4 weeks.