What is the medium of administration of the drug?

Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Clioquinol purchase.

Read drug prescription

It is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Clioquinol before taking it.

Clioquinol uses

is an antifungal agent, prescribed for skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch and ringworm. Clioquinol inhibits fungal growth.

Clioquinol indications

Clioquinol is an antifungal agent, prescribed for skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch and ringworm. Clioquinol inhibits fungal growth.  

Clioquinol contraindication

Contraindicated in patients with broken skin and perforated tympanic membrane, children less than 2 years old and hypersensitivity.

Clioquinol dosage

Adult: Topical- As 3% cream/ointment: Apply 2-4 times/day. Duration: Athlete's foot: 4 week and jock itch: 2 week.

Clioquinol usage

Apply this cream two or three times a day for four weeks as directed by your physician.

Clioquinol precautions

Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women and who have undergone thyroid test.
For external use only; avoid contact with eyes or mouth.
Avoid using bandages or dressings after applying this cream into the affected area.

Clioquinol side effects

Unusual or severe blistering, itching, redness, peeling, dryness, swelling and irritation of the skin.

Clioquinol warning

If the infection persists or worsens, consult with your doctor.

Clioquinol storage conditions

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container. Keep away from children. Protect it from light.

Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

Generic drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
0 .0215 cream$36.20Canada, UK
0 .0230 cream$54.18Canada, UK
1 10 drp$39.16Canada, UK
1 30 cream$52.32Canada, UK
3 %/20gm20 gm$0.13
3 % x 20g $0.13
Vioform 3% CRM / 20g $0.13
VIOFORM cream 3 % x 20g $0.13Novartis (Biochemie)
Vioform Skin 20 gm Cream $0.13


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Clioquinol - Frequently asked Questions

Can Clioquinol be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

Can Clioquinol be taken or consumed while pregnant?

Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

Can Clioquinol be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.



Following the study conducted by gmedication.com on Clioquinol, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Clioquinol. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

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How often should I take Clioquinol?
According to the survey, gmedication.com reported that users of Clioquinol should take Once in a day as the primarily recommended frequency. However, patients are advised to follow the dosage as prescribed by their physician religiously. To get the opinions of other patients on the ideal consumption frequency of the medicine, click here.
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The information was verified by Dr. Vishal Pawar, MD Pharmacology