Description and Brand Names
Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex
Canadian Brand Name
- Gyne Cure
- Trosyd Af
- Trosyd J
Tioconazole belongs to the family of medicines called antifungals, which are used to treat infections caused by a fungus or yeast. They work by killing the fungus or yeast or preventing its growth.
Tioconazole cream is applied to the skin to treat :
ringworm of the body (tinea corporis);
ringworm of the foot (tinea pedis; athlete's foot);
ringworm of the groin (tinea cruris; jock itch);
tinea versicolor (sometimes called ``sun fungus''); and
yeast infection of the skin (cutaneous candidiasis).
Tioconazole is available in the following dosage forms: