What is Econazole Nitrate?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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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
Flaky skin on face and head 1

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

Duration

Stopped taking Econazole Nitrate

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
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.