Doctor insights on: Best treatment for intertrigo
In Treatment of candidal intertrigo out of these 2 which cream is best Luliconazole or Sertaconazole? Clotrimazole and Ketoconazole are not working.
Details?: Perhaps the diagnosis needs to be adjusted. What part of the body? What symptoms? How long? The azoles are interchangable. Best see a dermatologist. No other answer possible without details. ...Read more
The treatment of choice is Prescription Vytone Cream.
This combination medication is used to treat a variety of skin conditions (e.g., eczema, fungal skin infections such as ringworm/athlete's foot/jock itch). This product contains 2 medications. Iodoquinol is an antibiotic that works by preventing the growth of fungus/bacteria. Hydrocortisone is a mild corticosteroid which reduces inflammation. ...Read more
Intertrigo: pale pink line. Used Econazole 7 days still there. Not fungal this time? Should I return to simple treatment? Panty line area.
What is the effect of clotrimazole (1.00% w/w) +clobetasol propionate (0.05% w/w)? How long can this be used on vulvar area for intertrigo treatment? A
I have severe hot itchy rash under breasts from sweating. Intertrigo?? have tried numerous treatments including nystatin, miconazole, clortromizole, dial soap. Hibiclenz, oatmeal soap, cetaphil soap, witch haze, lemons, iodine, apple cider vinegar
Time to see: A dermatologist, as you tried to cover several common causes for such rash, but still suffering, get an expert opinion, good luck ...Read more
I have a mild case of intertrigo in the folds of my thighs/groin. Is there an actual cure? Going to doc soon, home care not working. It's spreading.
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Here are some. ..: Intertrigo denotes some inflammatory chafing skin change at deep sklin folds or juxtaposed skin surface, resulting from sweating moisture, warmth, & local bacterial & fungal overgrowth. So, modifying and eliminating the unfavorable conditions by weight loss, heightened topical hygiene with more dryness and aeration, judicious use of antifungal cream with steroid. More? Ask Doc timely. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: Impetigo implies an infection of an superficial skin surface, most often in children and from strep or staph germs. Intertrigo refers to a chafing and redness of two surfaces that are physically located next to each other. The irritation of intertrigo can also become infected, but the terms refer to different issues. ...Read more
Fungal infections: Fungal infections do well under certain conditions- for one they LOVE moisture! Just think of mushrooms growing on a wet log! A big part of fighting fungus is changing the environment for them so they can't grow. Sure other diseases can help fungal infections such as diabetes and immunosuppressed conditions, but many normal folks have it to. Try foot powder/environmental changes to wipe out fungi. ...Read more
I've noticed that there is a red line between the buttocks which burned me a little, is that an intertrigo??? How can I treat it??
What causes penis intertrigo and does it make the skin raw with years that won't seem to heal and paler looking painfully sensitive glans etc.
Strep or staph: These are the two main types of bacteria that can cause the symptoms apart from fungal infections. Some people try triple antibiotic ointment to begin with. If that does not help an oral antibiotics may be required. Some companies also make compounds antibiotic creams by adding in penicillins or similar type medications in a cream form. ...Read more
I have done the CBC test and white cells are a bit low. Is it related to intertrigo inner thighs? Please note that I am not complained of any symptoms
How to heal intertrigo that appeared between breasts, which OTC cream to use, except cortizone (hydrocortisone) n clotimazole, that don't work. In case when can't go to doc?
Intertrigo: Aloe vera gel can be applied for treating intertrigo. Aloe vera has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties. So it is very effective for treating intertrigo. ...Read more
Econazole nitrate 1% topical. Derm dx'd re bad intertrigo. Online info says do not get in eyes, mouth, vagina. What if med gets on panties/ t paper?
If gets on: Your panties wash it of with soap and water ...Read more
I have intertrigo on my scrotum. What should I do to treat it? Should I apply a petroleum cream such as Vaseline?
Intertrigo: NO! Report this to your doctor and other options are available. ...Read more