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- What is Lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone)?
- Is Lotrisone available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for Lotrisone?
- Uses for Lotrisone
- Lotrisone side effects
- How much Lotrisone should I use (dosage)?
- What drugs or supplements interact with Lotrisone?
- Is Lotrisone safe to use if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about Lotrisone?
Do I need a prescription for Lotrisone?
- Yes, you need a prescription from your doctor for this topical medication.
Uses for Lotrisone
Lotrisone is a combination of the drugs clotrimazole and betamethasone, and is used for the treatment of local fungal infections such as:
- Tinea pedis ("athlete's foot")
- Tinea cruris ("jock itch")
- Tinea corporis (fungal infections elsewhere on the body).
It also is used for the treatment of allergic or inflammatory conditions.
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