A 49-year-old member asked:
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can you tell me if i could use lotrimin (clotrimazole) af ringworm cream for a yeast infection?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Yes: It ought to work.
Answered on Mar 16, 2016
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Yes: some of it is apt to slide out. It can be helpful if you use it before bed because then you will be supine.
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No and yes: Lotrimin (clotrimazole) is very safe. It is used for yeast and fungal infections of the skin.
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Yes: The cream is safe, can be used forever. Miconazole cream and ketoconazole are equivalent. Fluconazole pill is more effective, generally used once, per ... Read More
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