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foban cream to treat ringworm

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: There are several. Lotrimin & clotrimazole are easy to find. These will usually work on regular skin ringworm but nothing OTC will cure it if it i ... Read More
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39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Clotrimazole : Topical Cream, see if that can be purchased OTC in your area, read the labels carefully, if no improvement, you ought to see your doctor / dermatologi ... Read More

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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Contact the Doctor: Your treatment is not working. Please stop the treatment and contact your physician.
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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Depends upon site: Ringworm on the skin not involving scalp generally responds well to antifungal cream. The one involving scalp, however, requires systemic treatment f ... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
See a doctor: Sometimes ringworm requires oral therapy. See your doctor or a dermatologist.
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Use creams: What anti fungal medication were you taking for a skin infection?? I suggest using Rx anti fungal cream and consulting with your physician. Certainly, ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Unusual: Your problem may not be ringworm but from something in your clothing if the only involved area is covered by your clothing. New clothing may have bee ... Read More
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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.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Clotrimazole: Sure. It's a good anti-fungal. If it's really ringworm, you should get a good result.
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Dr. James Seward
21 years experience Dermatology
I : I would recommend that you bathe daily and wash your clothes that are exposed and wear fresh clothing daily. I hope that helps!
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