- About Drugfield
Whitfield's ointment, an effective antifungal topical preparation, contains a mixture of Benzoic acid and Salicylic acid in the ration of 2-1 in a suitable base.
1g of the Ointment contains: Benzoic acid 0.06g, Salicylic acid 0.03g
Drugfield Whitfield's ointment is effective in the treatment of fungal infections of the skin due to dedrmatophytes e.g. Trichophyton species, moulds and other fungi such as Tinea capitis (Ringworm), Tinea Corporis, Tinea Cruris, Tinea Vesicolor, Tinea Pedis (Athlete's foot)
Proven intolerance to any of the individual constituents
If local irritation or allergic reaction occurs, the treatment should be discontinued.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Apply thinly to the affected parts and rub in 2-3 times daily. Duration and treatment could be up to 2-4 weeks depending on the extent and the site of the
Tube containing 20g of ointment
NAFDAC REGISTRATION NUMBER: 04-1469
DRUGFIELD PHARMACEUTICAL LIMITED
Lynson Chemical Avenue,
Km 38, Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway,
Sango- Otta, Nigeria.