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can nystatin & triamcinolone acetonide cream help with a ringworm?

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Dr. Sunil Mehra
43 years experience Pulmonology
Yes it can: Nystatin alone is good enough but sometimes thwere is dermatitis alog with so combination is good choice.
Answered on Mar 19, 2018
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Dr. Robert Jackson
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Steroid: It is a antifungal-steroid cream. The steroid stops the itch.
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Not to worry: It is very unlikely for your child to develop any serious side effect.

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