clotrimazole/betamethasone - topical, Lotrisone
GENERIC NAME: CLOTRIMAZOLE/BETAMETHASONE - TOPICAL (kloe-TRIM-a-zole/BAY-ta-METH-a-sone)
BRAND NAME(S): Lotrisone
USES: This combination medication is used to treat a variety of inflamed fungal skin infections such as ringworm, athlete's foot, and jock itch. This product contains 2 medications. Clotrimazole is an azole antifungal that works by preventing the growth of fungus. Betamethasone is a strong corticosteroid that works by reducing the swelling, redness, and itching that occurs in the skin infection.This medication is not recommended for children younger than 17 years or for diaper rash.
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