Lotrisone Prices, Coupons and Patient Assistance Programs
Lotrisone (betamethasone/clotrimazole topical) is a member of the topical steroids with anti-infectives drug class and is commonly used for Tinea Corporis, Tinea Cruris and Tinea Pedis.
This Lotrisone price guide is based on using the which is accepted at most U.S. pharmacies. The cost for Lotrisone topical cream (0.05%-1%) is around $71 for a supply of 15 grams, depending on the pharmacy you visit.
What is Lotrisone?
Lotrisone cream contains a combination of betamethasone and clotrimazol. Betamethasone is highly potent steroid that reduces itching, swelling, and redness of the skin.
Clotrimazole is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus.
Lotrisone cream a prescription medication used to treat fungal skin infections such as athlete’s foot, jock itch, and ringworm.
Lotrisone cream should not be used in children under 17 years of age.
Do not use Lotrisone cream on a child younger than 17 years old. Children are more likely to absorb the steroid through the skin.
Never use Lotrisone cream to treat diaper rash.
Do not cover treated skin areas with a bandage or tight clothing, unless your doctor has told you to.
It may take up to 1 or 2 weeks of using Lotrisone before your symptoms improve. For best results, keep using the medication as directed. Talk with your doctor if your groin symptoms do not improve after 1 week, or if your foot symptoms do not improve after 2 weeks of treatment
Follow all directions on your medicine label and package. Tell each of your healthcare providers about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use
Before taking this medicine
You may not be able to use Lotrisone if you are allergic to betamethasone or clotrimazole, or if you have ever had an allergic reaction to:
other steroid medicines (such as dexamethasone, fludrocortisone, hydrocortisone, prednisone, triamcinolone, and others); or
other antifungal medicines (such as itraconazole, ketoconazole, miconazole, posaconazole, or voriconazole).
To make sure Lotrisone cream is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have ever had:
a skin reaction to any steroid medicine;
cataract or glaucoma;
liver disease; or
an adrenal gland disorder.
Steroid medicines can increase the glucose (sugar) levels in your blood or urine. Tell your doctor if you have diabetes.
Using highly potent steroid medicine during pregnancy may increase the risk of low birthweight in the newborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
It may not be safe to breastfeed while using Lotrisone cream. Ask your doctor about any risk. If you apply Lotrisone cream to your chest, avoid areas that may come into contact with the baby’s mouth.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, apply this medicine to the smallest skin area and for the shortest amount of time possible to treat your condition.