Mycota Athletes Foot Cream 25g
Mycota Athletes Foot Cream 25g
Mycota Cream helps to kill fungi that causes athlete's foot, and can soothe dry skin, itching, irritation, and inflammation around the toes.
- Easy-to-use cream that treats and prevents athlete's foot
- Antifungal and antibacterial
- Relief from dry skin and itching
- Fast action on irritation and inflammation around the toes
- Suitable for adults and children
- 25g tube
What is Mycota Athlete's Foot Cream?
Mycota Athlete's Foot Cream is a treatment for athlete's foot that provides immediate relief from itching and discomfort caused by the infection. It contains two active ingredients, undecylenic acid and zinc undecylenate, which are enriched with antifungal and antibacterial properties. The cream works by killing the fungi responsible for athlete's foot and preventing reinfection.
How do I use Mycota Athlete's Foot Cream?
Apply the cream once in the morning and once in the evening to clean and dry feet, massaging it into the affected areas, particularly in between the toes. Continue using the cream for one week after symptoms have cleared. Wear clean socks daily.
What is athlete's foot?
Athlete's foot, also known as tinea pedis, is a fungal infection that can be treated with antifungal creams, powders, or sprays. It typically starts between the toes as an itchy, scaly rash and is more likely to occur in people with sweaty feet who wear tightly fitted shoes.
How can I prevent athlete's foot?
To prevent athlete's foot, wear protective footwear in public areas such as pools, gyms, showers, and locker rooms where the fungus may be on the floor. Keep your feet dry by alternating shoes and allowing them to air out and dry properly.
When should Mycota Athlete's Foot Cream not be used?
Mycota Athlete's Foot Cream should not be used if you are allergic to undecylenic acid, zinc undecylenate, or any of the listed ingredients, or if you have broken skin. Seek emergency medical attention if you experience symptoms of a severe allergic reaction, such as swelling of the face and throat, skin rash, breathing difficulties, or loss of consciousness.
What should I do if I experience side effects from using Mycota Athlete's Foot Cream?
If you experience any side effects from using Mycota Athlete's Foot Cream, including those not listed in the patient information leaflet, you can report them using the MHRA Yellow Card Scheme.
How do I store Mycota Athlete's Foot Cream?
Store Mycota Athlete's Foot Cream in a cool, dry place out of sight and reach of children and do not use after the expiry date. Do not dispose of the cream in wastewater or household waste.
What should I consider before using Mycota Athlete's Foot Cream?
Before using Mycota Athlete's Foot Cream, speak to your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy, or if you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding. If your symptoms worsen or persist after using the cream, contact your doctor. If you have allergies, ask your doctor or pharmacist if this cream is right for you.
Active Ingredients: zinc undecylenate 20% w/w, undecylenic acid 5% w/w.
Other Ingredients: liquid paraffin, emulsifying wax (containing cetostearyl alcohol), perfume compound, purified water
Usage and Instructions
Each morning & evening, wash and thoroughly dry the foot. Smooth the cream onto the affected area. Take particular care to ensure the cream is massaged between the toes. Wear clean socks or stockings each day. Continue this treatment for one week after all signs of infection have disappeared.
Suitable For adults, the elderly, and children.
- For external use only.
- Keep out of reach and sight of children.
- Avoid contact with the eyes.
- Do not apply to broken skin.
- Pregnant and breastfeeding women should seek medical consultation before using this treatment.
Like all medicines, Mycota Cream can have side effects, although these don’t affect everyone.
- Allergic reactions (rash, itching, wheezing)may occur.
- Rarely, irritation of the skin may occur.
If you notice these or any other side effect not included above, stop use and tell your doctor or pharmacist. They will tell you what to do.