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betamethasone dipropionate treat ringworm

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Terrible choice: It will suppress the inflammation just enough to give the bacteria a growth edge for the long run, and cause some overgrowth of the sebaceous glands t ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Swor
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: It would help many cases of vulvar dystrophy and has anti-yeast effect as well. It should only be used sparingly and 3 times a week maximum.
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Megan Debell
18 years experience Family Medicine
Yes - two medicines: The cream you have been prescribed contains two medicines - clotrimazole, which is antifungal, and Betamethasone dipropionate, which is a steroid (ant ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Absolutely Not: This medication will treat inflammation and a fungal infection
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Berger
40 years experience Dermatology
Not usually: Used more for yeast.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Absolutely Not: This medication will treat inflammation and a fungal infection . Totally wrong for acne. Tje betamethazone may help, bit the antifungal is a waist. Ta ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes.: There are short papers that support the benefit of these used together.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
ItWillNotHelpWithAnt: Even though Betamethasone is sometime recommended as an anti inflammatory cream for rash.But Shingles when treated with Antiviral Drugs and studies ha ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes.: Yes, they are complimentary!
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No!!!: Topical corticosteroids will suppress the immune response, and enhance the production of sebum. Systemically, this class of meds actually causes acne ... Read More
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