CURITOP-B LOTION is a combination medication which is used to treat a variety of inflamed fungal skin infections such as ringworm, athlete’s foot, and jock itch. CURITOP-B LOTION contains 2 medications. Clotrimazole is an azole antifungal that works by preventing the growth of fungus. Betamethasone is a strong corticosteroid that works by reducing the swelling, redness, and itching that occurs in the skin infection.
Clotrimazole and betamethasone topical lotion (CURITOP-B LOTION) is applied to the skin to treat:
Ringworm of the foot (tinea pedis or athlete’s foot),
Ringworm of the groin (tinea cruris or jock itch), and
Ringworm of the body (tinea corporis).
The dosage and length of treatment of CURITOP-B LOTION depends on the type of infection being treated.
Ringworm or jock itch is usually treated for 2 weeks, and athlete’s foot is usually treated for 4 weeks.