undecylenic ac-zn undecylenate

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UNDECYLENIC ACID/ZINC UNDECYLENIC ACID - TOPICAL

Common Brand Name(s): Undelenic
Phonetic Pronunciation: (un-de-sil-EN-ik/zink un-de-sil-EN-ik)
Information last revised May 2010

Uses:

This medication is used to treat skin fungal infections such as athlete's foot and jock itch. Undecylenic acid is a fatty acid that works by preventing the growth of fungus. The zinc in this product works by reducing the irritation and swelling of these types of fungal infections. This product should not be used to treat fungal infections of the scalp or nails.
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