• Skin infections (topicals)

Clotrimazole Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Clotrimazole 1%; crm; contains benzyl alcohol.

Pharmacological Class

Azole antifungal.

How Supplied

Contact supplier.

Clotrimazole Indications


Candidiasis due to Candida albicans. Tinea versicolor due to Malassezia furfur.

Clotrimazole Dosage and Administration

Adults and Children

Apply to affected and surrounding area twice daily (AM & PM) for up to 4 weeks; do not occlude.

Clotrimazole Contraindications

Not Applicable

Clotrimazole Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Clotrimazole Warnings/Precautions


Discontinue if irritation or sensitivity occurs. Reevaluate if no improvement after 4 weeks. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers.

Clotrimazole Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Clotrimazole Interactions

Clotrimazole Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Erythema, stinging, blistering, peeling, edema, pruritus, urticaria, burning, skin irritation.

Clotrimazole Clinical Trials

See Literature

Clotrimazole Note

Not Applicable

Clotrimazole Patient Counseling

See Literature