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Clotrimazole and betamethasone dipropinate cream

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Way too many things: This is a sore point among dermatologists. Clotrimazole is an antifungal, Betamethasone is an anti-inflammatory; so the combination cream is used by m ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Do not use: Lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone) is a mixture cream which is not used by dermatologists very often. It is a combination of an antifunga and ... Read More
Dr. Joseph Bark
48 years experience Dermatology
Lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone) cream: This cream is an antifungal cream that has a little cortizone (hydrocortisone) in it. I don't use this cream because i feel it decreases local defense ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, but: Lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone) can be used on the skin, but only for the right reasons. The antifungal part gets rid of some tinea infecti ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Prescription: Lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone) is a prescription cream that requires authorization form a physician.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Combination drug: It is a anti-fungal plus a cortisone cream to stop the itching.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
24 years experience Dermatology
Antifungal & steroid: Clotrimazole is a very commonly used antifungal. Betamethasone is a fairly potent topical steroid that can reduce inflammation. A combination of the ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
24 years experience Dermatology
Fungal infections: This combination of medicines (lotrisone) is used for the treatment of superficial fungal infections. It is best to have had some test to prove a fun ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
The clotrimazole: Is an anti-fungal; betamethasonce a glucocorticoid that suppresses immune response, and inflammatory cells and that actually makes the infection worse ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
The clotrimazole: Is an anti-fungal; betamethasonce a glucocorticoid that suppresses immune response, and inflammatory cells and that actually makes the infection worse ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Go ahead.
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