express delivery
Express delivery to
Select Pincode
Search for Medicine and Healthcare items
Search
img
Zole F Oint
Zole F Oint
Zole F Oint
Zole F Oint

Zole F Oint

By SUN PHARMA
15g Ointment in Tube
88.40*
MRP 104.00
15% OFF
Inclusive of all taxes
30 days return policyRead More
All the Products are packed and stored Safely

Medical Description

Zole-F ointment is a topical antifungal medicine. It is used to treat fungal infections of the skin. It is a combination medicine containing fluocinolone and miconazole belonging to steroid and antif

ungal classes of medicines, respectively. Do not use it on cut surfaces, on the face, near eyes or on acne or genital areas. Zole-F ointment is meant only for external application and should be applied exactly as recommended by your doctor. You may experience some burning and dryness after using Zole-F ointment. Wash your hands after applying Zole F. Please report to your doctor if you notice the side effects persist or worsen. Prolonged use is not recommended as it contains a steroid.

modeOfAction

Product Summary

Offer Price₹88.40
You Save₹15.60 (15% on MRP)
ContainsFluocinolone(0.01 %) + Miconazole(2.0 %)
UsesFungal infection
Side effectsBurning, itching, swelling, dryness
TherapyTOPICAL ANTI-FUNGAL AND STEROID
molecules
Check more medicines with composition as Fluocinolone(0.01 %) + Miconazole(2.0 %)
1 Brand Alternate(s)
Contains same composition as Zole F Oint
Certified doctor image
View All
uses

Uses of ZOLE F OINT

Zole-F ointment is used to treat a fungal infection of the skin.
contraindications

Contraindications of ZOLE F OINT

  • If you are allergic to fluocinolone, miconazole or any other ingredient of Zole-F ointment.
  • If you have skin problems such as red spots and papules or acne, do not use this ointment.
  • It should not be used in the treatment of children under one year of age and for nappy rash.
  • It should not be used for itchiness around the private parts.
  • Do not use this for any skin condition for which the underlying cause is unclear.
  • Avoid using it if you have a dry sore, red rash around the mouth which is also known as perioral dermatitis.
sideEffects

Side effects of ZOLE F OINT

  • Burning
  • Itching
  • Swelling
  • Dryness
  • Skin hypopigmentation
  • Local irritation at the site of application
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of ZOLE F OINT

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Zole-F ointment during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information available on the use of Zole-F ointment during pregnancy, thus it should be used with caution and only when a doctor prescribes it.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Zole-F ointment while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available on the use of Zole-F ointment in a breastfeeding woman. However, the caution should be exercised while using this ointment and you should avoid using it on breast or areas near the breast or any large area of the body for a prolonged duration.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Zole-F ointment?
A:
There is no information available on the effect of Zole-F ointment on the ability to drive. However, if you observe or experience any side effect, it is advised not to drive.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have applied Zole-F ointment?
A:
There is no direct interaction between alcohol and Zole-F ointment. However, alcohol is known to worsen the infection and inflammation. Therefore, its better to avoid consuming alcohol when you are prescribed with this ointment.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your underlying skin disease is not improving or worsening
  • You have allergic reactions such as itching, redness, rash, difficulty breathing, immediately seek medical care.
  • Avoid contact with the eyes and areas near mouth and nose.
  • Prolonged use of Zole F skin ointment is not recommended as it contains steroids. On prolonged usage, it can lead to skin thinning, weight gain and hormonal issues.
  • If it is prescribed for a child, ensure it is not used for more than 5 days, it can lead to growth disturbances in children.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of ZOLE F OINT

  • Use Zole-F ointment as directed by your doctor for external use only.
  • Apply it on the skin surface free from cuts & wounds.
  • Wash your hands before & after using this medicine unless you are using this medicine to treat the hands.
  • Do not cover the area with any dressing or bandage after application.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
  • Avoid touching the tip of the container directly to the infected area of the skin.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of ZOLE F OINT

  • Keep Zole-F ointment out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Do not keep outdated ointment or ointment no longer needed.
  • Store this medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture and direct light.
  • Do not freeze this medicine.
dosage

Dosage of ZOLE F OINT

Overdose

As Zole F ointment is meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have ove...
Read more

Missed a Dose

If you missed any application of Zole F ointment, apply it as soon as you remember. If its time for your next application, skip the missed and continue with your regular schedule. Do not overapply thi...
Read more
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of ZOLE F OINT

How Does It Work?

  • Miconazole is an anti-fungal. It works by inhibiting the formation of a fungal cell wall which leads to altered permeability and growth of fungus.
  • Fluocinolone is a steroid which acts by decreasing symptoms of the inflammation and swelling by blocking the actions of inflammatory mediators in the body.
interactions

Interactions of ZOLE F OINT

Interactions with other medicines

  • There are no drug interaction reports available for a combination of Fluocinolone and Miconazole.
  • However, as this medicine contains Fluocinolone and Miconazole, any interaction seen with these two components when taken alone may occur with this combination.
  • Zole-F ointment is meant for local application on the skin and thus is less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. However, it may interact with other topically applied medicine. Discus...
    Read more
  • Be cautious if you are taking any oral anticoagulants like Warfarin as components of this medicine may interact. Regular monitoring of blood clotting parameters is recommended.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

^

Q: Can I use Zole-F skin ointment in viral infections?

A: No, Zole-F skin ointment contains a combination of an antifungal and steroid medicine and it is not very effective against viral infections.

Q: Can I use Zole-F ointment for children?

A: Zole-F ointment should not be used for children under one year of age. Consult your doctor before using this medicine for your children.

Q: Can Zole-F ointment be applied on chickenpox?

A: No, Zole-F ointment is not meant to treat skin eruptions due to chickenpox. Chickenpox occurs due to a virus and this ointment does not work against viruses.

Q: How to apply Zole-F skin ointment?

  • Clean and dry the area where it is to be applied
  • Wash your hands before applying it
  • Take the exact quantity as prescribed by your doctor
  • Apply it as a thin film, rub it gently and thoroughly into the skin
  • Wash your hands after applying this ointment

Q: What is the use of Zole-F ointment?

A: Uses of Zole F ointment includes treatment of fungal infection of the skin characterized by redness, swelling, itching and rashes on the skin.

Q: Can Zole F be applied on face?

A: It is meant for external use only. The face skin is so sensitive, so it is advised to consult a doctor before applying it on the face.

Q: Can I self medicate with Zole F?

A: Do not use this cream if your condition is not diagnosed by a doctor. As this is used for the treatment of fungal infections. Avoid self-medication.

Q: Is Zole F ointment useful for ringworm infection?

A: Zole F is used to treat topical fungal skin infections. Ringworm infection is a type of fungal infection and thus, Zole-F can be used to treat ringworm infection.

Q: How long can Zole F be used?

A: You should use Zole F for as long as a doctor has prescribed you. Do not stop applying it midway, even you see improvement in the skin condition.

Q: Is Zole F safe in pregnancy?

A: Zole F should be used with caution and only when a doctor prescribes it. Do not self-prescribe in any case.

Q: Can I use Zole-F cream for vaginal itching?

A: Zole-F is an anti-fungal medicine, used for various fungal skin infections. If you have a vaginal yeast infection, your doctor may prescribe you this medicine. Refrain from self-medication. Do not use it for any other condition than the prescribed one.
Product Details
Brand
ZOLE F
Expires on or After
29/11/2024
Last Updated on: 18 April 2022 | 5:21 PM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is supplied to the best of our abilities to make it accurate and reliable as it is published after a review by a team of professionals. This information is solely intended to provide a general overview on the product and must be used for informational purposes only. You should not use the information provided herein to diagnose, prevent, or cure a health problem. Nothing contained on this page is intended to create a doctor-patient relationship, replace or be a substitute for a registered medical practitioner's medical treatment/advice or consultation. The absence of any information or warning to any medicine shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance. We highly recommend that you consult your registered medical practitioner for all queries or doubts related to your medical condition. You hereby agree that you shall not make any health or medical-related decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Site. Please click here for detailed T&C.
Our Payment Partners
https://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/gpay.svghttps://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/paytm.svghttps://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/amazon-pay.svghttps://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/phonepe.svghttps://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/mobikwik.svghttps://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/airtel-money.svghttps://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/ola-money.svghttps://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/maestro.svghttps://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/mastercard.svghttps://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/visa.svghttps://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/rupay.svghttps://assets.pharmeasy.in/web-assets/_next/icons/diners.svg