Pevaryl is an antifungal used to treat skin infections caused by fungi. It works by killing the fungi causing the infection.
In Aotearoa New Zealand Pevaryl comes as a cream and a foaming solution.
- Pevaryl cream is usually used for fungal infections affecting a small area, eg, ringworm, athlete’s foot or the groin (Jock itch).
- Pevaryl foaming solution is usually used for fungal infections affecting the whole body, eg, Pityriasis versicolor.
They are available on prescription, and you can also buy them without a prescription at a pharmacy.