Doctor insights on:
I Think My Hand Rash Is Due To A Fungal Infection What Can I Do
Hand rash: One of the more common otc antifungal creams is clotrimazole, which goes by the brand names lotrimin af athlete's foot cream or lotrimin af jock itch cream (in the United States) and other common otc antifungal creams include the brand names monistat 1 (tioconazole), tinactin (tolnaftate), Lamisil (terbinafine), and aloe vesta, baza and carrington antifungals (miconazole). Fungus vrs eczema? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more
Itchy, circular-like peeling hands+feet, looks like eczema but my boyf. has too. i think its fungal infection. is that internal or superficial? cream?
Eczyma: eczyma refers to dry patches of skin if these patches get infected it can mimic a fungal infection but generally fungal infections affect the web spaces between the toes and fingers and the lesions look moist and weeping in nature with whitish exudate. In addition eczyma can occur in any part of the body fungal infections love moist areas of the skin ...Read more
I have a fungal infection in palms of my hands.What home remedies and meds can I try to treat it?Ive used timodine for 6weeks its getting worse
Disfiguring fungi?: From your question i can't tell if you have a damaged finger that now has a fungal infection or if the fungal infection if causing your nail to look disfigured. Either way, a fungal infection starts in the nail matrix wh/is at the base of the nail. The organisms have to be killed in the matrix & the infected nail grow out to clear it. This can be accomplished w/medications or removing the nail. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it common to have a fungal infection on your hands that lasts more than 2 weeks after treatment with antifungal ointment?
I currently suffer from fungal infection , i take medicines like.. Fluconazole tab 150 and terbinafine hydrochloride .Rashes gone but itching doesnt?
Follow up: Would follow up with the doctor who gave you the medication. ...Read more
OTC antifungal cream: Many of the fungi that cause groin rash-jock itch or the medical term tinea cruris-are sensitive to over the counter anti-fungal cremes-like those that treat athletes foot. Just buy some tinactin, lamasil, etc.-apply it two times a day sparingly to the rash, keep it dry and the rash should get better in 4-7 days. If it persists go see your doctor. ...Read more
Fungal infections are clinical conditions in which a person has an infection due to a pathogen called a fungus (in contrast to infections caused by bacteria, viruses, or parasites). Fungal infections occur commonly on the skin (including Jock Itch and Athlete's Foot) and can also cause more serious infections in those ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- I think the groin rash is due to a fungal infection what can i do
- What should i do if my toenail fell off due to a fungal nail infection?
- How do i cure a fungal infection on my face that is resistant to azole drugs?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- My husband has a prostate infection is there anything i can do to help him
- I have a rash on my elbow i think it is psoriasis what should i do
- What can i do to help repair and alleviate pain from a damaged nerve in my hand?
- My husband has been battling a sinus infection what can i do to help
- Talk to a dermatologist online