A 21-year-old female asked:
is it possible to treat tinea versicolor with nystatin triamcinolone acetonide cream?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Yash Khanna answered
56 years experience Family Medicine
NOT GOOD IDEA: Tinea versicolor needs to be treated with more effective antifungal lotion by local application and rarely combining with oral antifungal agents we can use 2.5% selineum sulphide, ketoconazole ointment or shampoo or Clotrimazole etc.Nystatin with triamcinolone is not the best treatment for this condition sometimes you have to also use oral therapy in resistant cases.
Answered on Sep 14, 2019
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