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I Have A Rash That Started As A Heat Rash In August And Wont Go Away Its Around My Grond Area And If I Use Antifungul Or Hydrocortizone It Returns
I have a rash that started as a heat rash in august and wont go away. Its around my grond area and if I use antifungul or hydrocortizone it returns?
Still sounds fungal: Would treat it as a superficial fungal skin infection till gone and doesn't return: cleanse area well every morning, antifungal powder after drying, cotton underwear, if perspire-change during the day; combo antifungal/cortisone cream at night, make sure get the borders of the rash; and your doc or dermatologist should consider giving a short rx with an oral anti fungal medication. diangosis sounds right. ...Read more
I history of staph infections I had a heat rash in august that will go away with antifungal cream but always returns been using antifungal 3 months?
Heat rash: First off - staph is a bacterial infection so the anti fungal shouldn't work - heat rashes are generally non infectious and respond to products like talc power or gold bond powder if it is truly a staph infection - generally oral antibiotics are required or at least a topical antibiotic. ...Read more
Not fungal: Heat rash is not a fungal infection and is best treated with cool soothing oatmeal baths and applying corn starch powder before exercising or going out in the heat. You could if needed apply Chlohexidine 2% to 4% to the affected area for 15 seconds and rinse, avoiding eye contact ...Read more
Inflamed & red around anus/bum, antifungal&diaper cream helped, now little red pimply dots, does not hurt or itch. swab negative, heat rash perhaps?
Dermatitis: Perianal dermatitis can be caused by moisture and/or friction. Try avoiding very tight clothing,keep the area clean and dry and apply a cortisone type ointment. Also avoid over exuberant wiping after a bowel movement and finish cleansing with warm water applications and then pat the area dry. If no improvement consult a proctologist or dermatologist. ...Read more
Consult: consider a virtual consult to discuss possible diagnoses and treatment or discuss with your doctor. More personal information will be needed to help. Good luck! ...Read more
I get heat rash during the summer pretty easy especially when I'm sick but it goes away and I have it on my butt and it won't go away?
I have a rash that hasn't gone away for a few months now. Dr.s say its heat rash but why won't it go away plus I never had heat rash before. ?
I started to get a heat rash a little over a week ago. I've tried baby powder and stopped using lotion. It won't go away, what can I do?
Upper lip skin rash after shaving wont go away. im a healthy 28 year old. i live in hot houston, tx. is it razor burn or heat rash? please help
If a heat rash has developed for the first time in my life, will it go away for good, or will i suffer from it from now on?
Heat rash: It may be a oncein a lifetime reaction, but depending on your exposure it could happen again. ...Read more
Jock Itch: Jock itch is a fungal infection of the groin area. The most effective treatment for this once you have it is any number of antifungal sprays or creams like tinactin (tolnaftate). The key is to keep the area clean and dry after athletic activity and to use clean dry undrgarments including a clean/dry athletic supporter that fits well and does not continously rub and irritate the affected area. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 6 month old has had a heat rash all over his body for 4 days now and it doesn't seem to want to go away. What can I do?
Keep cool: Babies have a bigger body surface area than we do and sweat a lot more. Don't over bundle your baby. Dress your baby lightly as you would yourself to avoid the heat rash. Rashes can come and go and may take longer than 4 days or so. They can get worst and be gone all of a sudden.They may have cradle cap that can worsen the heat rash , too. Keep cool. See md if concerned. ...Read more
6 wk old has prickly heat rash for 2 wks.Him &house now cool. How do i get the bumps to go away? He is wetting diapers and hydrated. When to worry?
Red rash on face and arm that looks like heat rash/prickly heat. What can I do to make it go away?
Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer