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Athletes Foot by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., inc.

Medically reviewed on November 20, 2017

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: Butenafine Hydrochloride 10mg in 1g
Labeler: Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., inc.
NDC Code: 51672-2100

Athlete's Foot Cream

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Butenafine hydrochloride 1%



  • cures most athlete's foot between the toes. Effectiveness on the bottom or sides of foot is unknown.
  • cures most jock itch and ringworm
  • relieves itching, burning, cracking, and scaling which accompany these conditions


For external use only

Do not use
  • on nails or scalp
  • in or near the mouth or the eyes
  • for vaginal yeast infections

When using this product do not get into the eyes. If eye contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with water.

Stop use and ask a doctor if too much irritation occurs or irritation gets worse

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

  • adults and children 12 years and older:
    • use the tip of the cap to break the seal and open the tube
    • wash the affected skin with soap and water and dry completely before applying
    • for athlete's foot between the toes: apply to affected skin between and around the toes twice a day for 1 week (morning and night), or once a day for 4 weeks, or as directed by a doctor. Wear well-fitting, ventilated shoes. Change shoes and socks at least once daily.
      Apply between and around the toes

      1 week twice a day or 4 weeks once a day

    • for jock itch and ringworm: apply once a day to affected skin for 2 weeks or as directed by a doctor.
    • wash hands after each use
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information
  • do not use if seal on tube is broken or not visible
  • store between 20° to 25° C (68° to 77° F)

Inactive ingredients

benzyl alcohol, cetyl alcohol, glycerin, glyceryl monostearate SE, polyoxyethylene (23) cetyl ether, propylene glycol dicaprylate, purified water, sodium benzoate, stearic acid, trolamine, white petrolatum


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Distributed by: Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
Hawthorne, NY 10532


Clinically Proven to Cure Most Athlete's Foot between the Toes

Hydrochloride Cream 1%

NET WT 15 g (0.53 oz)

butenafine hydrochloride cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:51672-2100
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Butenafine Hydrochloride (Butenafine) Butenafine Hydrochloride10 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
benzyl alcohol 
cetyl alcohol 
propylene glycol dicaprylate 
sodium benzoate 
stearic acid 
Product Characteristics
FlavorImprint Code
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:51672-2100-81 TUBE in 1 CARTON
112 g in 1 TUBE
2NDC:51672-2100-11 TUBE in 1 CARTON
215 g in 1 TUBE
3NDC:51672-2100-91 TUBE in 1 CARTON
324 g in 1 TUBE
4NDC:51672-2100-21 TUBE in 1 CARTON
430 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
Labeler - Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., inc. (145186370)
Taro Pharmaceuticals Inc.206263295MANUFACTURE(51672-2100)

Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., inc.

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