Medicinal Products


Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Dermatology
active ingredients: Miconazole
laboratory: Janssen Cilag

Powder for local application
30 g powder bottle
All forms


1 °) Candidiasis

Cutaneous candidiasis encountered in the human clinic is usually due to Candida albicans . However, the detection of a candida on the skin can not constitute in itself an indication.

· Treatment :

o intertrigos, in particular genito-crural, anal and perianal,

o pearl,

o vulvitis, balanitis.

In some cases, it is recommended to treat the digestive tract simultaneously.

· Adjunctive treatment of onyxis and perionyxis.

2 °) Dermatophytosis

· Treatment :

o dermatophyties of the glabrous skin,

o genital and crural intertrigos,

o intertrigos of the toes,

o Treatment of sycosis and keriosis: an associated antifungal systemic treatment is to be discussed.

· Adjunctive treatment:

o moths,

o Trichophyton rubrum folliculitis.

An associated antifungal systemic treatment is necessary.

3 °) Pityriasis versicolor

4 °) Erythrasma

Dosage DAKTARIN 2% Powder for local application 30 g powder bottle

Regular twice-daily application until complete disappearance of the lesions.

Powder the areas to be treated by sweeping the entire affected area. Spread the powder gently.

The preferred indications of the powder form are shown in the following table:


Suggested forms

Duration of treatment


Mycosis of the folds: genital intertrigo, sub-mammary, inter-digital ...

not macerated.


1 to 2 weeks approximately 1 to 2 tubes



1 to 2 weeks approximately 1 to 2 vials

Mycosis of the mucous membranes and semi-mucous membranes: perleche, vulvitis, balanitis, anite, candida of the seat.


8 days, 1 bottle

Nail fungus: onyxis, perionyxis

gel + anti-fungal per os

1 to 2 months approximately 4 to 8 tubes


Dermatophytic skin glabrous


2 weeks, 2 tubes

Genital and crural intertrigo:

2 to 3 weeks

not macerated


about 2 to 3 tubes


lotion powder if extension

about 2 to 3 vials

Intertrigo of the toes

gel powder if dryness

about 3 weeks, 4 bottles (1 for shoes and socks)

Mycosis of the hair: folliculitis, kerion sycosis


4 to 6 weeks about 2 to 3 vials lesions often very limited


lotion + anti-fungal per os

4 to 8 weeks approximately 4 to 8 tubes


gel or lotion

2 weeks, 4 bottles


gel or lotion

1 to 2 weeks, 1 to 2 tubes

Against indications

Daktarin 2 percent powder for topical application is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity to imidazole derivatives or any of these excipients.

Daktarin side effects

Adverse reactions reported since marketing

Adverse effects, which meet the threshold criteria, reported during spontaneous reports after the release of Daktarin 2 per cent, Powder for Local Application worldwide are described below.

Adverse Reactions Reported During Marketing of Daktarin 2 Percent, Powder for Local Application

Immune system disorders

Allergic reaction, hypersensitivity.

Skin and subcutaneous tissue disorders

Contact dermatitis, rash, erythema, pruritus, burning sensation.

General disorders and administration site conditions

Reactions at the point of application including irritation at the point of application.

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