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A male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
Selsun blue: Also Head & Shoulders, generics. Very unlikely you have "fungus". What does the DR say???? We have much better treatments for fungal infections.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Try different stuff: Lots of options. Find out which works. I know of people sleeping painted blue with dandruff shampoo, and others who get fine control taking a ketocona ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Cheryl Eberting
22 years experience Dermatology
Seborrhea: Selsun blue is a brand name shampoo for the treatment of seborrhea (dandruff). Most people benefit by shampooing to a good lather and then letting th ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Mcgraw
28 years experience Family Medicine
Not really any: Long term use of selenium sulfide shampoo doses not appear to have any significant effects. It can in some cases cause skin irritation and rash. It is ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moji Ariyo
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Anti-dandruff 'poos: Dandruff is associated with malassezia fungus infection. Try other over-the-counter dandruff shampoos, and look for one that contains zinc pyrithione ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moji Ariyo
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Anti-dandruff 'poos: Dandruff is associated with malassezia fungus infection. Selenium sulfide should work well but you can also try dandruff shampoos that contains zinc p ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
50 years experience Dermatology
No: It might remove flakes/scales, though.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Not exactly: For what people call "ringworm", the medical name is tinea corporis, and the treatment is Lotrimin AF (or a similar antifungal). The lotrimi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
No: It isn't necessary.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
No: Selenium-containing dandruff shampoo helps treat a mild fungus on the skin, called tinea versicolor. The shampoo doesn't get rid of ringworm on the sc ... Read More

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