This review of Micatin Antifungal Cream is to help prospective customers make an informed purchase by understanding how the cream works, what side effects it may cause or how effective the cream is for the treatment of athlete’s foot. Micatin Antifungal Cream is proven clinically effective in the treatment of most athlete’s foot, jock itch and ringworm and provides relief from itching, scaling, burning and discomfort that can accompany these conditions. The product is not available on the product’s website but is available on leading online shopping websites. Read on to know more about the ingredients that are used in this cream as well as to get a general overview of this product.


The active ingredient in this product is Miconazole Nitrate (2%) which is an anti-fungal ingredient. The inactive ingredients are:

  • Benzoic Acid
  • Butylated Hydroxyanisole
  • Mineral Oil (Paraffinum Liquidum)
  • Peglicol 5 Oleate
  • Pegoxol 7 Stearate
  • Purified Water


Clean the affected area and dry it thoroughly. Apply a thin layer of ointment over the affected area in the morning and evening unless directed otherwise by your doctor. Rub in gently. Wash your hands immediately after using Micatin cream unless your hands are part of the treated area. Pay special attention to the area between the toes. Wear well-fitting, ventilated shoes and change your socks at least once a day. To clear up your infection completely, use Micatin cream for the full course of treatment. Keep using it even if you feel better after just a few days. If you miss a dose of Micatin cream, use it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not apply 2 doses at once.

Possible Side Effects

Seek medical attention right away if any of these severe side effects occur: Severe allergic reactions such as a rash, hives, itching, difficulty breathing, tightness in the chest or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue. Do not use Micatin cream if you are allergic to any ingredient contained in it.  Contact your doctor if any of these side effects apply to you.


Although the price is not quoted on the website, we found it on other shopping websites for the price of $6.49.


The manufacturer of the product does not provide any guarantee for the product. There is a feedback form which is available on the website that one can fill out and send to the manufacturer but otherwise there is no way of contacting them.

There are no customer reviews available on the website but several positive reviews are available on shopping websites.


Micatin Antifungal Cream has good customer reviews and the ingredients have been given in detail as well as how to use the product in the proper manner.

However, no manufacturer’s guarantee has been given and this can make a customer wary of buying this product. The product can have severe side effects on some people and it is advisable to consult a doctor before using this product. The bottom line is that one should do a thorough research before buying this product to avoid any future complications.

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