Tavaborole topical is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus. Tavaborole topical is used to treat a fungal infection of the toenail called onychomycosis (ON e koe mye KOE sis). Tavaborole topical may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Kerydin (tavaborole) is regarded as an antifungal medication that helps fights infections caused by fungus. Kerydin is supplied in form of a topical solution, where 5% contains tavaborole, 5% (w/w) in a clear, and as a colorless alcohol-based solution. Kerydin should be applied to the entire toenail surface as well as under the tip of each toenail being treated.