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can using hydrocortisone cream help athletes foot?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Yes: It will decrease the swelling and itching but you also need to use an antifungal.
Answered on Dec 3, 2020

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Some people might: Think so as the athletes foot may itch. However, you are better off with an antifungal agent, which will kill the fungus and hence stop the itch.
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Yes: These should not interact.
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