A 34-year-old member asked:
Will nystatin and triamcinolone acetonide cream help with ringworm?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 31 years experience
6.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Dermatology 15 years experience
No: They are terrible actually. Nystatin is an antifungal medicine, but is not effective against ringworm. Triamcinolone is a topical steroid that will help you with your itch, but often makes it easier for the fungus to grow and often allows it to spread more deeply into the skin.
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Last updated Nov 22, 2020
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