Lamisil AT Gel 15g
Lamisil AT Gel 15g
Lamisil AT 1% Gel is an antifungal medication used to treat skin problems caused by fungi, such as athlete's foot, dhobie itch/jock itch, and ringworm. It contains the active ingredient terbinafine and is recommended for use on the feet, trunk of the body, legs, arms, neck, or head, but not the face.
- Antifungal gel
- Relief from itching and burning
- Treat athlete's foot, dhobie itch/jock itch, and ringworm
- Contains terbinafine
How should I use Lamisil AT 1% Gel?
Lamisil AT 1% Gel should only be applied on the skin. Avoid inhaling the product and avoid contact with the eyes, mouth, or face. If accidental contact occurs with the eyes, rinse thoroughly with running water. It is important not to apply other medicines on the areas you are treating with Lamisil AT 1% Gel. Follow the instructions on the packaging carefully, and be sure to contact a doctor if your symptoms worsen or do not improve after 7 days.
Who should not use Lamisil AT 1% Gel?
Lamisil AT 1% Gel should not be used by individuals with an allergy to any of its ingredients, or by children under 16 years of age. You should also avoid using the gel if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, and inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medications, including over-the-counter ones.
Are there any side effects of Lamisil AT 1% Gel?
Like all medications, Lamisil AT 1% Gel may cause side effects. If any of the side effects become serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in the product leaflet, it is important to inform your doctor or pharmacist immediately.
Is Lamisil AT 1% Gel available without a prescription?
Yes, Lamisil AT 1% Gel is available without a prescription. However, it is still important to use the medication carefully to achieve the best results. You should consult your pharmacist for more information or advice, or a doctor if your symptoms worsen or do not improve after 7 days.
How should I store Lamisil AT 1% Gel?
The storage instructions for Lamisil AT 1% Gel are included in the product leaflet. Make sure to store the gel in a safe place, out of reach of children and pets, and in accordance with the storage conditions specified on the packaging.
Is Lamisil AT 1% Gel suitable for treating fungal nail infections?
No, Lamisil AT 1% Gel is not appropriate for treating fungal nail infections, which are characterized by discolouration of the nails and changes in nail texture (thick or flaky). If you have this type of infection, you should consult your doctor for appropriate treatment.
Can Lamisil AT 1% Gel be used on the face?
No, Lamisil AT 1% Gel should not be used on the face. It is suitable for use on the feet, trunk of the body, legs, arms, neck, or head, but not the face.
What should I do if I experience an allergic reaction to Lamisil AT 1% Gel?
If you experience an allergic reaction to Lamisil AT 1% Gel, such as difficulty breathing, hives, or swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat, you should seek immediate medical attention.
Terbinafine 1% w/w
Usage and Instructions
Lamisil AT 1% Gel is applied once a day, for one week only, for all fungal infections.
Cleanse and dry the affected areas thoroughly and wash your hands. Treatment can be helped by keeping the affected areas clean by regular washing and careful drying with your own clean towels and clothes, and not rubbing or scratching the skin.
Rub the gel in lightly to the affected skin and surrounding areas (avoid application to where alcohol could cause stinging or irritation).
When used between the toes, buttocks or on the groin, the treated area may be covered with a light, fresh gauze strip, especially at night.
Replace the cap on the tube and wash your hands.
Even though you will not be using Lamisil AT 1% Gel during the second week, full skin healing after the infection has cleared will continue for up to 4 weeks. If you have not noticed any signs of improvement within 2 weeks of first starting treatment, please seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist.
Not recommended for children under 16 years.
Avoid contact with the face, eyes or damaged skin which alcohol could irritate.
If gel accidentally gets into the eyes, rinse thoroughly with running water.
Seek medical advice if discomfort persists.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
Burning, irritation, or itching at the application site may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.