Drug information of Efinaconazole
Efinaconazole topical solution is in a class of medications called antifungals. It works by stopping the growth of nail fungus.
mean ± SD plasma Cmax on Day 28 of treatment: 0.67 ± 0.37 ng/mL. mean ± SD AUC was 12.15 ± 6.91 ng*h/mL
Half life: 29.9 hours in healthy patients.
Treatment of fungal infection of the nail, known as onychomycosis.
Before applying this medication, clean and dry the infected toenail(s). Wait at least 10 minutes after showering, bathing, or washing before applying. Use this medication only on the infected toenail(s) as directed by your doctor, usually once daily for 48 weeks. If this medication is used on a child, an adult should apply it for them.
Drug contraindicationsHypersensitivity to this drug or components
Hypersensitivity to efinaconazole or any component of the formulation.
- Local irritation: Persistent local pain, irritation, or dermatitis may develop. If this occurs, contact health care provider.
Points of recommendation
- Inform patient report immediately to prescriber severe application site irritation or ingrown toenail
- Educate patient about signs of a significant reaction (eg, wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat).