AF PLUS CREAM / ANTIFUNGAL is an Extemporaneous Preap antifungal cream. It is formulated by compounding pharmacies based on specific prescriptions or individual needs. The cream contains active antifungal ingredients that help combat fungal infections on the skin.
AF PLUS CREAM is primarily used for the following purposes:
- Antifungal Treatment: It is used to treat various fungal infections of the skin, including athlete’s foot (tinea pedis), jock itch (tinea cruris), ringworm (tinea corporis), and fungal infections in other body areas. AF PLUS CREAM helps to eliminate the fungus, relieve associated symptoms, and promote healing of the affected skin.
AF PLUS CREAM is generally well-tolerated when used as directed. However, some individuals may experience mild side effects, including:
- Skin Irritation: In rare cases, individuals may experience mild skin irritation, redness, itching, or a burning sensation at the application site.
- Allergic Reactions: Allergic reactions to specific components of the cream, although rare, can occur and may manifest as skin rash, hives, itching, swelling, or other signs of allergic response.
If any unexpected or severe side effects occur while using AF PLUS CREAM, it is advisable to discontinue its use and consult a healthcare professional.
When Not to Use:
AF PLUS CREAM should not be used under certain conditions or circumstances, including:
- Allergy: If you have a known allergy or hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients present in the cream, it is recommended to avoid its use.
- Open or Infected Wounds: The cream should not be applied to open wounds, broken skin, or infected areas. It is essential to consult with a healthcare professional for appropriate treatment of such conditions.
- Severe or Systemic Infections: AF PLUS CREAM may not be suitable for severe or systemic fungal infections. In such cases, a comprehensive evaluation and systemic antifungal therapy may be required.
- Pregnancy and Breastfeeding: It is important to consult with a healthcare professional before using AF PLUS CREAM during pregnancy or while breastfeeding to assess the potential risks and benefits.
It is crucial to follow the prescribed usage instructions and consult with a healthcare professional if you have any concerns or specific medical conditions before using AF PLUS CREAM. Since the formulation may vary based on individual prescriptions, it is advisable to discuss the specific details and instructions with the compounding pharmacist.