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Medications for Onychomycosis, Toenail

Drugs associated with Onychomycosis, Toenail

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

What is Onychomycosis, Toenail: Fungal infections of the toenails, causing thickening, roughness, and splitting, often caused by Trichophyton rubrum or T. mentagrophytes, Candida, and occasionally molds.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
Lamisil Rx B N 59 reviews
7.0

Generic name: terbinafine systemic

Drug class: miscellaneous antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
terbinafine Rx B N 152 reviews
7.0

Generic name: terbinafine systemic

Brand names:  Lamisil, Terbinex

Drug class: miscellaneous antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
ciclopirox Rx B N 15 reviews
7.0

Generic name: ciclopirox topical

Brand names:  Penlac, Ciclodan, Penlac Nail Lacquer, CNL8 Nail, Pedipirox-4

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Penlac Rx B N 1 review
8.0

Generic name: ciclopirox topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
fluconazole Off Label Rx C N 7 reviews
9.0

Generic name: fluconazole systemic

Drug class: azole antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Off Label: Yes

 
Jublia Rx C N 38 reviews
5.0

Generic name: efinaconazole topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Ciclodan Rx B N 1 review
10

Generic name: ciclopirox topical

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Sporanox Rx C N 2 reviews
6.0

Generic name: itraconazole systemic

Drug class: azole antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
itraconazole Rx C N 4 reviews
7.0

Generic name: itraconazole systemic

Brand names:  Sporanox, Sporanox PulsePak, Onmel

Drug class: azole antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Penlac Nail Lacquer Rx B N 1 review
2.0

Generic name: ciclopirox topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

 
Kerydin Rx C N 11 reviews
3.0

Generic name: tavaborole topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
ketoconazole Off Label Rx C N X 1 review
10

Generic name: ketoconazole systemic

Drug class: azole antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Off Label: Yes

 
Grifulvin V Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: griseofulvin systemic

Drug class: miscellaneous antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Gris-PEG Rx C N 2 reviews
5.0

Generic name: griseofulvin systemic

Drug class: miscellaneous antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Sporanox PulsePak Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: itraconazole systemic

Drug class: azole antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
griseofulvin Rx C N 2 reviews
5.0

Generic name: griseofulvin systemic

Brand names:  Grifulvin V, Gris-PEG, Fulvicin P / G, Fulvicin U / F

Drug class: miscellaneous antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Terbinex Rx B N Add review Add

Generic name: terbinafine systemic

Drug class: miscellaneous antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
efinaconazole Rx C N 38 reviews
5.0

Generic name: efinaconazole topical

Brand name:  Jublia

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph

 
Onmel Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: itraconazole systemic

Drug class: azole antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
CNL8 Nail Rx B N Add review Add

Generic name: ciclopirox topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Fulvicin P / G Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: griseofulvin systemic

Drug class: miscellaneous antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
Fulvicin U / F Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: griseofulvin systemic

Drug class: miscellaneous antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
Pedipirox-4 Rx B N 1 review
3.0

Generic name: ciclopirox topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

 
tavaborole Rx C N 11 reviews
3.0

Generic name: tavaborole topical

Brand name:  Kerydin

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph

 
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Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Prescription Only / Over the Counter
Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N The drug is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use of the drug under medical supervision.
2 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse of the drug may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 The drug has a potential for abuse less than the drugs in schedules 1 and 2. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 3. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 3.
5 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 4. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

Synonym(s): Fungal Infection, Toenail; Infection, Fungal, Toenail

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