A 25-year-old female asked:
I am experiencing rash in armpit (quality: pustules or pimples) , skin redness or irritation, itchy rash (severity: severe) (quality: severe itchi... bumps and red on outer elbows armpits and buttocks. Benadryl cream and pills not working?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Philip Miller answered
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Probably fungal: rash, moniiasis which will respond to OTC anti fungal creams like Lotrimin AF, Monistat, Clotrimazole etc. If itching is intense add a small bean sized drop of 1% hydrocortisone cream to a nickel sized drop of anti fungal cram and apply as a thin film,twice daily.
Answered on Feb 18, 2019
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