A 47-year-old member asked:
will clotrimazole and betamethasone dipropionate cream help treat shingles?
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Dr. Yash Khanna answered
56 years experience Family Medicine
ItWillNotHelpWithAnt: Even though Betamethasone is sometime recommended as an anti inflammatory cream for rash.But Shingles when treated with Antiviral Drugs and studies have shown that corticosteroids like betamethasone along with an antiviral medicine does not help any more than just taking antiviral drugs
Answered on May 12, 2019
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