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ringworm cream not working

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
41 years experience Pediatrics
Either wrong : Diagnosis or wrong prescription. You need to be re-evaluated by your physician or be seen by a dermatologist.

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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See doctor : If OTC treatment for the lesion has not worked, it may be some thing other than that. It is time to see a doctor preferably a dermatologist.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
36 years experience Pediatrics
See your primary: care doctor or a dermatologist. You may need a prescription cream. They can also confirm the diagnosis.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Venkata Vallury
43 years experience Pediatrics
Rash: chances are that it is not ringworm. There are other conditions such as lupus, seborrhea, contact dermatitis, erythema migrans, pitryasis, psoarisis a ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Ringworm: Anti fungal such as Oxistat lotrimin spectazole (econazole).
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Lamisil (terbinafine): Please consult this site for more info on this topic. http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/tc/ringworm-of-the-skin-medications
A female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
They are similar: There are several available--lamisil, lotrimin, tinactin (tolnaftate) etc..Are similar in efficacy. You don't really need strong, just have to be the ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
They are similar: There are several available--lamisil, lotrimin, tinactin (tolnaftate) etc..Are similar in efficacy. You don't really need strong, just have to be the ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: Begin with a correct diagnosis. "ringworm" is not a diagnosis. If you actually have fungus on your entire body----very unlikely------you need to find ... Read More

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