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Can I use econazole nitrate for genital warts?

Can I use econazole nitrate for genital warts?

No: That is an antifungal medication, used to treat yeast infections. henital warts are caused by HPV, a virus that is passed sexually. At your age, you should be getting the Guardisil vaccine to reduce your per risk of cervical cancer and future warts. In the meantime, there are several treatments for the cueprrent warts, but they require a prescription or a procedure performed by your GYN. ...Read more

Dr. Janice Alexander
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Can i use econazole nitrate 1% cream for eczema on my hands and feet?

Can i use econazole nitrate 1% cream for eczema on my hands and feet?

Only for fungus: The econazole only helps with fungal infections, like athlete's foot and ringworm. Instead try over the counter emollient lotions (aquaphor, eucerin, vaseline) on top of hydrocortisone cream OTC. This works best at bed time, then put cotton socks over your hands and feet. See a doc if this doesn't help or you think you could have an infection of the areas (called impetigo), call your doc. ...Read more

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Can i use econazole nitrate 1% cream for eczema on my hands and feet?

Can i use econazole nitrate 1% cream for eczema on my hands and feet?

Econazole Nitrate: Econazole Nitrate is a topical anti-fungal cream so it's effective for tinea/dermatophyte infections. If you have Eczema, you will most likely require a topical corticosteroid. A dermatologist will be able to evaluate and prescribe the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Is econazole nitrate cream safe to use on a 15 month-old for yeast infection caused by antibiotics?

Is econazole nitrate cream safe to use on a 15 month-old for yeast infection caused by antibiotics?

Probably: Econazole is a topical anti fungal very similar to other compounds that are approved for use in children. However, there have not been any studies on its use in pediatrics. Clotrimazole is inexpensive and works well. ...Read more

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I have some concerns about usage of econazole nitrate cream. What can you tell me?

Econazole nitrate cr: Don't know what your specific concern is but you can read about it here: http://www.drugs.com/pro/econazole-cream.html ...Read more

Dr. Barbara Lavi
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