Common drug classes used to treat ringworm are allylamine antifungals, azole antifungals, azole antifungal / corticosteroid combinations, quinolone antibiotic / corticosteroid combinations, corticosteroids, hydroxypyridone antifungals, and tubulin inhibitors.
Naftifine (Naftin) is an expensive drug used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Exelderm (sulconazole) is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin. Exelderm is less popular than other azole antibiotics. There are currently no generic alternatives to Exelderm.
Check our savings tips for co-pay cards, assistance programs, and other ways to reduce your cost. Exelderm is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans.