Patient treatment tips

For patients starting on LUZU, here is some helpful information to share with them:
  • LUZU is a prescription medicine used on the skin to treat athlete’s foot between the toes, jock itch, and ringworm. 1
  • LUZU should be applied 1 time each day for 2 weeks for athlete’s foot between the toes, and 1 time each day for 1 week for jock itch and ringworm 1
  • Patients should apply LUZU to the affected area and to about 1 inch around it and wash hands afterward1
  • Educate patients on ways to prevent fungus infections from returning
  • Encourage them to download the Dosing and Prevention Guide and to read the Patient Information that accompanies their prescription

Dosing and Prevention Guide

Give patients this helpful guide to educate them on how to use LUZU properly and prevent fungus infections from returning.

Indications and Important Safety Information

Indications

LUZU (luliconazole) Cream, 1% is indicated for the topical treatment of interdigital tinea pedis, tinea cruris, and tinea corporis caused by the organisms Trichophyton rubrum  and Epidermophyton floccosum.

Important Safety Information

LUZU is indicated for topical use only and is not indicated for ophthalmic, oral or intravaginal use.

LUZU should be used during pregnancy only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the fetus.

Caution should be exercised when LUZU is prescribed for nursing mothers.

The most common adverse reactions in clinical trials were application site reactions, which occurred in less than 1% of subjects in both LUZU and vehicle arms. Most adverse reactions were mild in severity.

To report SUSPECTED ADVERSE REACTIONS contact Ortho Dermatologics at 1-800-321-4576 or FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or visit www.fda.gov/medwatch.

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*This offer is only valid for patients with commercial insurance. Eligible uninsured patients will pay more. This offer is not valid for any person eligible for reimbursement of prescriptions, in whole or in part, by any federal, state, or other governmental programs, including, but not limited to, Medicare (including Medicare Advantage and Part A, B, and D plans), Medicaid, TRICARE, Veterans Administration or Department of Defense health coverage, CHAMPUS, the Puerto Rico Government Health Insurance Plan, or any other federal or state health care programs. This offer is good only in the U.S. at retail pharmacies owned and operated by Walgreen Co. (or its affiliates) or other participating independent retail pharmacies. This offer is not valid in Massachusetts or Minnesota or where otherwise prohibited, taxed or otherwise restricted.
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Reference 1. LUZU [prescribing information]. Bridgewater, NJ: Valeant Pharmaceuticals.