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PITYRIASIS (TINEA) VERSICOLOR (PEDIATRIC)
Pityriasis (tinea) versicolor is a benign, superficial, common fungal infection localized to the stratum corneum.
It occurs most commonly in postpubertal individuals when the sebaceous glands are the most active.
Facial involvement is common in adolescents, but lesions are also found on the upper trunk, neck, arms, dorsum of the hand and pubis.
Patient presents with erythematous, hypo- or hyperpigmented macules or patches that may have a slight scale.
It is caused by the lipophilic yeast Malassezia furfur.

Pityriasis (Tinea) Versicolor (Pediatric) Drug Information

Drug Information

Indication: Topical treatment of tinea pedis, tinea cruris, tinea corporis, tinea versicolor, erythrasma candidiasis due t...

Indication: Ear drops: Otomycosis. Prophylaxis for swimmers. Lotion: Tinea capitis, tinea barbae, tinea unguium, tinea cor...

Indication: Topical fungal infection caused by dermatophytes, yeast, moulds & other fungi including Tinea infections, ...

Indication: Fungal skin infections due to dermatophytes & other dermal infections eg, Tinea pedis, cruris & corpor...

Indication: Topical fungal infection caused by dermatophytes, yeast infection, pityriasis versicolour & cutaneous cand...

Indication: Tinea pedia, tinea cruris & tinea corporis, cutaneous candidiasis & tinea versicolor.

Indication: Topical treatment of tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea pedis, pityriasis versicolor & cutaneous candidiasis.

Indication: Tinea corporis, cruris & pedis. Pityriasis, versicolor. Cutaneous candidiasis. Seborrheic dermatitis.

Indication: Cryptococcal meningitis & infections at other sites (eg, pulmonary, cutaneous). Maintenance therapy to pre...

Elan-Forte
chlorhexidine hydrochloride + tolnaftate

Indication: Tinea pedis, tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea capitis, tinea versicolor.

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