A 33-year-old member asked:
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does the original lamisil (terbinafine) non-prescription/otc cream work for tinea versicolor?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
46 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Lamisil (terbinafine) at will probs ly work on tinea versicolr although selsun ble is commonly used for this condition.
Answered on Jun 26, 2014

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Twice a day x 1 wk: Terbinafine showed be used twice a day for a week which gives about a 70% cure rate. May need to be retreated.
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Leave it on : Rub the cream in twice a day and leave it on . It should kill fungus, but spots will not clear until skin tans to match other skin.
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