What is Tinea Versicolor?

Tinea versicolor is a fungal infection of the skin. Symptoms include changes in skin color, scaly skin, and itching. Tinea versicolor occurs in warm, moist, environments.

Treatment for tinea versicolor include medications and dandruff shampoo. Common drug classes used to treat tinea versicolor are azole antifungals, benzylamine antifungals, and antiseborrheics.

Savings Tips for Tinea Versicolor

  • What Is Tinea Versicolor and How Do I Treat It?

    April 28, 2015

    Patients often come in with small white (hypo-pigmented) patches on their upper arms wondering what to do about it. Ask for help, because you will need to see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment—most treatment options are prescription only. It’s easy to get rid of though, so here you go.

    What is it?

    Tinea versicolor is a common skin fungal infection. The white/hypopigmented areas occur most commonly on the upper arms and trunk. See More

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Popular Tinea Versicolor Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price
Azole Antifungals 40 See Prices
Azole Antifungals 45 See Prices
Azole Antifungals 44 See Prices
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Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

Tinea Versicolor Drug Classes

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