CompositionTolnaftate (10 mg)
SALT INFORMATIONTolnaftate (10 mg) TYPICAL USAGE Tolnaftate topical is used to treat skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch, and ringworm infections. Tolnaftate is also used, along with other antifungals, to treat infections of the nails, scalp, palms, and soles of the feet. SIDE EFFECTS Irritation, pruritus, contact dermatitis. DRUG INTERACTION Tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription medication you may use. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval. MECHANISM OF ACTION Tolnaftate prevent ergosterol biosynthesis by inhibiting squalene epoxidase. Tolnaftate also distort the hyphae and to stunt mycelial growth in susceptible organisms.