Green Tetterine Miconazole Nitrate

Get an overview of GREEN TETTERINE (miconazole nitrate ointment), including its generic name, formulation (i.e. pill, oral solution, injection, inhaled medicine) and why it’s used. The medication in Green Tetterine can be sold under different names.

Refer to the “Also Known As” section to reference different products that include the same medication as Green Tetterine.

Drug Basics

Brand Name: Green Tetterine

Generic Name: MICONAZOLE NITRATE

Drug Type: HUMAN OTC DRUG

Route: TOPICAL

Dosage Form: OINTMENT

Data Current As Of: 2019-10-07

DRUG FACTS

active ingredient:

Miconazole Nitrate 2%

purpose:

Antifungal

uses

treats most athlete's foot, jock itch and ringworm. Relieves itching, scaling, cracking, burning, redness, soreness, irritation, discomfort, and chafing associated with jock itch. Relieves itchy, scaly skin between the toes or itching, burning feet associated with athlete's foot.

Ask your health professional regarding additional uses

warnings

Do not use on children under 2 years of age unless directed by a doctor

For external use only

when using this product

  • Avoid contact with the eyes

stop using & ask a doctor if

  • for athlete's foot and ringworm, irritation occurs or if there is no improvement within 4 weeks.
  • for jock itch if irritation occurs or if there is no improvement with-in 2 weeks

keep out of reach of children

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

directions

Clean the affected area and dry thoroughly. Apply a thin layer of the product over the affected area twice daily (morning and night) or as directed by a doctor. Supervise children in the use of this product. For athlete's foot pay special attention to spaces between the toes, wear well fitting ventilated shoes, and change shoes and socks at least once daily. For athlete's foot and ringworm use daily for 4 weeks. For jock itch, use daily for 2 weeks. If condition persists longer consult a doctor. This product is not effective on the scalp or nails.

other information

store at 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)

To report a serious adverse event or for product information contact (404) 521-0857.

other ingredients

FD&C blue #1, fragrance, paraffin wax, petrolatum, and starch

also known as

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