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clotrimazole cream for acne

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Berger
40 years experience Dermatology
No: Yeast does not cause acne would not help or is not acne.

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Won't work: It's an antifungal. If your "acne" is really pityrosporum infection / tinea / folliculutis, it will work wonders. If it's real acne, get with your per ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
47 years experience Pediatrics
Clotramizol : Clotramizol is an antifungal cream, it will not cure acne pimples. There is a lot af acne creams & gels plus oral antibiotocs that your doctor ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
No : Beclomethasone is a steroid ; Clotrimazole is an antifungal and neither will treat acne. Neosporin is a topical antibiotic but is not commonly used to ... Read More
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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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Fungal infections: This cream is used for fungal infections of the skin and sometimes in the vagina. It can also be used to treat seborrhoeic dermatitis of the face.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Montgomery
36 years experience Podiatry
No: Not recommended for vaginal areas.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
2 weeks: Use the lotrimin/ Clotrimazole cream 2x/day x 2 weeks (at least) for maximal effect.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
35 years experience Pediatrics
See your primary: care doctor or a dermatologist. You may need a prescription cream. They can also confirm the diagnosis.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Athlete's foot: Yes that is a good cream. He needs to use it twice a day after washing his feet. Alternate at least two pairs of shoes, allowing the other to dry. ... Read More
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