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Generic Name: Miconazole topical [my-CON-a-zole]
Names of Brands: Aloe Vesta Clear Antifungal, Azolen, Baza Antifungal Critic-Aid Clear AF, Cruex Prescription Strength… Show all the 63 brands.
Drug Class: Topical antifungals

What is Zeasorb-AF?

Zeasorb Zeasorb Af is a medicine that combats fungus. This medication stops fungus from developing on the skin.

Zeasorb-AF (for the skin) is used to treat skin conditions like athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm, tinea versicolor (a fungus that turns the skin), as well as yeast infections that affect the skin.Zeasorb-AF can also be employed for other purposes that are not covered in this medication guide.

Side effects of Zeasorb-AF

See a doctor immediately. Get medical attention immediately if you notice symptoms that are warning signs of a reaction, such as hives, difficulty breathing, or swelling of your lips, face, or tongue.

Zeasorb-AF could cause serious adverse consequences. Do not use the drug and immediately contact your physician. If you suffer from:

  • Severe redness, blisters, or irritation to the treated skin.

Common adverse effects of zeasorb-af could include:

  • Itching or peeling of dry skin.

While the chance of developing severe side effects is minimal when zeasorb-af is applied to the skin, adverse reactions could occur if the drug is absorbed into the bloodstream, for example:

  • Dry mouth and sore tongue; dental pain; swelling or red gums;
  • Changed sense of taste
  • Nausea, diarrhea,

It's not a comprehensive listing of all possible adverse consequences, but other reactions could be experienced. Consult your doctor for medical advice regarding adverse reactions. It is possible to report any adverse reaction to FDA by calling 1-800-FDA-1088.

Similar or related drugs

Nystatin topical, clotrimazole topical, ketoconazole topical, terbinafine topical, terbinafine, itraconazole, and miconazole topical


Follow the directions on the label of your medication and on the label of your package. Inform your health care providers about your allergies, medical conditions, and all medications you take.

Before you take this drug

It is not recommended to apply Zeasorb-AF if you are sensitive to miconazole.

Speak with a pharmacist or doctor about whether it is safe to take this medication if you suffer from any additional medical conditions, including:

  • If you're using a blood thinner, such as warfarin, Coumadin, or Jantoven,

It isn't clear if Zeasorb-AF could harm an unborn baby. Do not take this medication without seeking a doctor's advice if you are pregnant.

It's not clear if miconazole's topical metabolites are absorbed by breast milk or if they can harm nursing babies. Do not take this product without consulting a physician's advice if you are breastfeeding.

How to take Zeasorb-AF?

Follow the directions on the label or as directed by your physician. Avoid using in greater quantities, in smaller quantities, or for longer periods than suggested.Do not consume by mouth. Zeasorb-AF is intended for use in skin care. Use this product only on wounds that are not closed.Zeasorb-AF should not be used within the vagina or the rectum.

Cleanse your hands before and after you use these medications, with the exception that you're treating a skin problem in your hands.Dry and clean the area affected. Apply the lotion, cream spray, powder, or cream at least twice a day according to directions for 2–4 weeks.Don't cover the treated skin area unless your physician recommends it. A cotton gauze or light dressing could be used to shield clothes.

Take this medication for the duration of the prescription. The symptoms could improve before you know if the illness has fully cleared. The absence of doses can increase the chance of developing a new infection that is intolerant to antifungal medications.Contact your doctor. If the infection doesn't disappear in two months (or four weeks for athletes' feet) or if it seems to be getting worse.Keep the tube at room temperature, free of heat and moisture. Close the tube when not in use.

What happens if I miss the dose?

Do the missed dose when you remember. Do not take your missed dose if you are close to the time of the next dose. Don't use any extra medication to replace the missed dose.

What happens if I overdose?

Get medical attention in an emergency or contact the Poison Help line toll-free at 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Beware of getting this medication into your nose, eyes, or mouth.Avoid wearing tight-fitting synthetic clothes that don't permit air flow. Wear loose-fitting clothes made of cotton or various natural fibers until the inflammation is gone.

Interaction with other drugs

It's not likely that other medications you take in the form of injections or orally will affect miconazole that is applied topically. However, a variety of drugs may interact with each other. Inform your health professionals about the medicines you use, which include prescription and non-prescription medications, vitamins, and herbs.