What is Econazole Nitrate?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Econazole is an antifungal agent used for the topical treatment of tinea pedis (athlete's foot), tinea cruris (jock itch), tinea corporis (ringworm), tinea versicolor, and cutaneous candidiasis.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Tinea corporis 2 0
Eczema 1 0
Prevent infection 1 2
Psoriasis 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Econazole Nitrate

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Econazole Nitrate

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 2
Did not seem to work 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Econazole Nitrate


Stopped taking Econazole Nitrate

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2

What people switch to and from

Patients stopped taking Econazole Nitrate and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Hydrocortisone topical (Cortizone-10) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Econazole Nitrate.