Skip to Content

Medications for Tinea Pedis

Other names: Athlete's Foot; Fungal Infection, Feet; Infection, Fungal, Feet; Ringworm, Foot; Tinea of the foot

About Tinea Pedis:  Tinea pedis is an infection of the feet with mold-like fungi called dermatophytes.

Drugs Used to Treat Tinea Pedis

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

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
clotrimazole B N Add review Rate

Generic name: clotrimazole topical

Brand names:  Canesten, Lotrimin AF Athlete's Foot Cream, Desenex Antifungal Cream, FungiCURE Pump Spray …show all

Drug class: vaginal anti-infectives, topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage,

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

ketoconazole C N Add review Rate

Generic name: ketoconazole topical

Brand names:  Nizoral Topical, Xolegel, Nizoral A-D, Extina, Ketodan, Kuric …show all

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage,

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

terbinafine B N 13 reviews
7.0

Generic name: terbinafine systemic

Brand names:  Lamisil, Terbinex

Drug class: miscellaneous antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions,

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

Lamisil B N 8 reviews
7.0

Generic name: terbinafine systemic

Drug class: miscellaneous antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

econazole C N 2 reviews
9.0

Generic name: econazole topical

Brand names:  Spectazole, Ecoza

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions,

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

Naftin B N 1 review
10

Generic name: naftifine topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

terbinafine B N Add review Rate

Generic name: terbinafine topical

Brand names:  Lamisil AT, Athletes Foot Cream, Lamisil AT Cream, Lamisil AT Spray …show all

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage,

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

betamethasone / clotrimazole C N Add review Rate

Generic name: betamethasone / clotrimazole topical

Brand name:  Lotrisone

Drug class: topical steroids with anti-infectives

For consumers: dosage, interactions,

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, Prescribing Information

tolnaftate N N Add review
10

Generic name: tolnaftate topical

Brand names:  Tinactin, Mycocide NS, Lamisil AF Defense, Ting, Absorbine Athlete's Foot, Absorbine Jr Antifungal, Aftate, Blis-To-Sol, Clarus Antifungal, Fungi-Guard, Podactin, Q-Naftate, Tinactin Jock Itch, Tinaderm, Tinamar, Tinaspore …show all

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage,

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

Tinactin N N Add review
10

Generic name: tolnaftate topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

Lamisil AT B N Add review Rate

Generic name: terbinafine topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

Canesten B N Add review Rate

Generic name: clotrimazole topical

Drug class: vaginal anti-infectives, topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

Lotrimin AF Athlete's Foot Cream B N Add review Rate

Generic name: clotrimazole topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

miconazole N N 1 review
6.0

Generic name: miconazole topical

Brand names:  Zeasorb-AF, Lotrimin AF Athlete's Foot Powder, Aloe Vesta, Baza Antifungal, Micatin, Micro-Guard, Mitrazol, Monistat-Derm, Zeasorb-AF Drying Gel, Aloe Vesta 2 in 1 Antifungal, Critic-Aid Clear AF, Cruex Prescription Strength, DermaFungal, Dermagran AF, Desenex Antifungal Atheletes Foot Spray Liquid, Desenex Antifungal Foot Cream, Fungoid, Lotrimin AF Deodorant Powder Spray, Micaderm, Miranel AF, Ony-Clear, Secura Antifungal, Secura Antifungal Extra Thick, Tetterine, Triple Paste AF …show all

Drug class: vaginal anti-infectives, topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions,

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

ciclopirox B N 1 review
1.0

Generic name: ciclopirox topical

Brand names:  Loprox, Ciclodan, CNL8 Nail, Loprox TS, Pedipirox-4 …show all

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage,

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

Lotrisone C N Add review Rate

Generic name: betamethasone / clotrimazole topical

Drug class: topical steroids with anti-infectives

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

Loprox B N Add review Rate

Generic name: ciclopirox topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

Spectazole C N 2 reviews
9.0

Generic name: econazole topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

Nizoral Topical C N Add review Rate

Generic name: ketoconazole topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph

Athletes Foot Cream B N Add review Rate

Generic name: terbinafine topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

Ertaczo C N 1 review
7.0

Generic name: sertaconazole topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Desenex Antifungal Cream B N Add review Rate

Generic name: clotrimazole topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

Oxistat B N Add review Rate

Generic name: oxiconazole topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Zeasorb-AF N N Add review Rate

Generic name: miconazole topical

Drug class: topical antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

griseofulvin C N Add review Rate

Generic name: griseofulvin systemic

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

Drug class: miscellaneous antifungals

For consumers: dosage, interactions,

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

Page 1 2 3 4 Next

Learn more about Tinea Pedis

Mayo Clinic Reference

Legend

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 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 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 in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

Browse Drugs by Condition

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Hide