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Jock Itch Rash
I've been using betamethasone dipropionate ointment.Itching n soreness has gone but jock itch rash is still there but its turning orangeish now?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist to evaluate for infection. ...Read more
Been using Oxistat1% for 2wks. Dr. diagnosed jock itch. Rash seemed better until today,&now is same as @start. What could it be?
Clotrimazole: Jock itch is a fungal rash and should be treated with an anti fungal. There are many over-the-counter formulation which are all effective. The key to treatment is to continue applying the cream few days after the rash is gone, to prevent recurrence. Also, keep your groin clean and dry as much as you can. ...Read more
Usually...: ...It looks like a reddish scaly eruption, spreading outward from the groin area, with a distinct border at the furthest edge. Other things can cause a rash on the thigh, however; if one of the over-the-counter jock itch creams does not resolve it promptly, see a dermatologist. ...Read more
2 weeks a go i treat jock itch rash, it goes away, but now i walk like 2hours, my legs burns, and i notest I have like 3bumps that burns, is this4heat?
I think I may have jock itch red rash under area lotion helps it but it also looks as if there's an ingrown hair as well I'm not sure please help?
Jock itch: Jock itch can be treated with over the counter anti-ifungal powders/ cream. if there is an ingrown hair there may be a concomitant bacterial infection so would follow up with doc as you may need topical antibiotics ( mupirocin) as well as oral antibiotics ( usually bacitracin is insufficient) ...Read more
Does herpes look like jock itch? Could it look like a skin yeast infection? Dr. thinks I have jock itch. But rash has been in bikini line for 2months.
I've had a jock-itch like rash for 2 1/2 weeks in thigh folds and under stomach crease. I've used OTC creams and treatments. Rash gone but not itch?
Which treatments?: If you have used over the counter anti fungal treatments (nystatin, miconazole, etc), you may just need a prescription strength anti fungal. If you have used OTC hydrocortisone, it may have taken away the inflammation, but not affected the yeast. See your dermatologist if the symptoms persist. Try adding in an over the counter nystatin powder to keep the area dry and disrupt the yeast. ...Read more
Hi, I seem to have jock itch, but no rash/redness. Ive had it for months and while clotrimazole helps with the itching, it doesn't seem to be going away. Although I'm pretty sure it's gotten much better. The main reason I'm so lost as to what I should try
Ans: Sounds like you have improved. Continue your cream and try putting talc powder over the area. This will keep the area dry. ...Read more
I have a rash , jock itch but now is seems to be healing because the bumps are dry and pealing but my left side of buttock , burns a little and hurt..
Ive had a rash (jock itch?) for 6 months. I have tried many Otc creams & powders but it has not cleared. Can I use clobetasol propionate cream ups .05
Tinea Incognito: If you actually have Jock itch, you issue is fungal and Clobetasol, a high potency steroid could make your fungal infection worse, causing Tinea Incognito. Also it should not be used in a occlusive area like your groin. It may be time for you to follow up with a doctor. If you cannot do so immediately, try washing area with Nizoral (ketoconazole) Dandruff shampoo, dry thoroughly and keep area dry with powder. ...Read more
I have a rash (jock Itch) I may have scratched that area and then scratched inside my ear. I also used a bulb type thing to clean my ears. It pushes w?
I have a rash in the crease of my buttocks abottom of bikini line. I fear it may be shingles. It has lasted months. I tried cortozone creams, jock itch cream, tripicol and alchohol. It itches really bad. If i scratch it gets worse. It is bumpy and sometim
3 months of jock itch treatment + hand rash ongoing. Would a dermatologist be able to test and determine root cause if treatment needs to change?
Week after trimming had itch in groin crease for 3 days has stopped but have a couple small red rashes from itching w/dry skin on edge, is jock itch?
I have a rash on my penis that has been itching for a while severely and now burns during intercourse. I thought it was jock itch but not sure now.
- Relieve itching swelling