Q: How did I get athlete’s foot? A: Athlete’s foot is most commonly contracted by coming into contact with an infected person or an object that has a fungus on it. Walking barefoot in locker rooms, public pools, or shower areas may increase the risk of contracting athlete’s foot. People are most susceptible to athlete’s foot when their feet are sweating or lack proper ventilation. Shoes create the ideal environment for fungus growth, as they provide a warm, moist area. Q: What are the symptoms of athlete’s foot? A: Athlete’s foot can present as any one or a combination of these symptoms: itching, burning, scaling, inflammation, cracking, and discomfort. Q: How long does it take Lotrimin AF to cure athlete’s foot? A: Lotrimin with clotrimazole 1% provides effective relief of symptoms and cures most athlete’s foot in 4 weeks, when used as directed. Get relief from the itching, burning, cracking, and scaling symptoms of athlete's foot with Lotrimin AF Antifungal Cream for Athlete’s Foot. The active ingredient in this athlete’s foot treatment is clotrimazole, which helps to relieve the discomfort of athlete’s foot symptoms and is clinically proven to cure most athlete's foot infections. Soothe itchy, cracked feet and toes with this odorless, greaseless, and non-staining formula that’s easy to apply topically to affected skin. Fight fungus with the power of Lotrimin AF Antifungal Cream – your tinea pedis is no match for this treatment that works to cure most athlete’s foot. Lotrimin AF Antifungal Cream can also be used to treat jock itch and ringworm. Safe for kids over 2.Covered by the Bayer HealthCare LLC – Consumer Health 60-Day Satisfaction Guarantee. See below for details Do not use on children under 2 years of age unless directed by a doctorButenafine Hydrochloride, Benzyl Alcohol, Cetyl Alcohol, Glycerin, Glyceryl Monostearate SE, Polyoxyethylene (23) Cetyl Ether, Propylene Glycol Dicaprylate, Purified Water, Sodium Benzoate, Stearic Acid, Trolamine, White PetrolatumWash affected area and dry thoroughly, apply a thin layer over affected area twice daily (morning and night),supervise children in the use of this product,for athlete's foot: pay special attention to spaces between the toes, wear well-fitting, ventilated shoes and change shoes and socks at least once daily,for athlete's foot and ringworm, use daily for 4 weeks; for jock itch, use daily for 2 weeks,if condition persists longer, ask a doctor , this product is not effective on the scalp or nailsDisclaimer: While we work to ensure that product information is correct, on occasion manufacturers may alter their ingredient lists. Actual product packaging and materials may contain more and/or different information than that shown on our Web site. We recommend that you do not solely rely on the information presented and that you always read labels, warnings, and directions before using or consuming a product. For additional information about a product, please contact the manufacturer. Content on this site is for reference purposes and is not intended to substitute for advice given by a physician, pharmacist, or other licensed health-care professional. You should not use this information as self-diagnosis or for treating a health problem or disease. Contact your health-care provider immediately if you suspect that you have a medical problem. Information and statements regarding dietary supplements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.Statements regarding dietary supplements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or health condition.