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Dr. Alan Ali
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Clotrimazole (Definition)

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Is it safe to use lotrimin af [clotrimazole cream] on the head of my penis?

Is it safe to use lotrimin af [clotrimazole cream] on the head of my penis?

Yes unless allergic: To any of components of the cream. Very effective for yeast and fungal infections. ...Read more

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How long until the lotrimin (clotrimazole) af medicine starts working on your tinea?

How long until the lotrimin (clotrimazole) af medicine starts working on your tinea?

2 weeks: I think 2 weeks of applying the medication would be a fair time frame. Keep in mind not all medication works on all coonditions and sometimes you may have to switch to a different medication. On the feet, you can try applying a mositurizer first as the skin on the bottom of the foot is thicker and tis will soften to allow better penetration of the antifungal. ...Read more

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Will lotrimin (clotrimazole) af-jock itch work for the feet?

Will lotrimin (clotrimazole) af-jock itch work for the feet?

Yes: That should be fine. Spray powders will work best if you need medication between the toes. ...Read more

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I have a rash like symptom in the creases of my thighs at the top. Should I try lotrimin (clotrimazole) af first?

I have a rash like symptom in the creases of my thighs at the top. Should I try lotrimin (clotrimazole) af first?

Yes: This could be intertrigo and yeast is common on this instance. Lotrimin (clotrimazole) can work on yeast. It could be combined with diaper cream. If resistant see dermatologist for prescription cream based on diagnosis. In resistant cases oral medications may be necessary. ...Read more

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Is lotrimin (clotrimazole) af spray safe for penis?

Is lotrimin (clotrimazole) af spray safe for penis?

Okay ...: Yes, you may spray it as indicated for skin fungal infection and as instructed, but lightlyly applying its cream once or twice daily tends to be easier to use. handier. ...Read more

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Can I use lotrimin (clotrimazole) af for ringworm on my penis?

Can I use lotrimin (clotrimazole) af for ringworm on my penis?

Yes: Assuming your diagnosis is correct lotrimin (clotrimazole) is an effective treatment for fungal infections (ringworm). However "ringworm" infections involving the penis are somewhat unusual. Yeast infections would be a more likely fungal infection involving the penis and yes lotrimin (clotrimazole) would work for that too. ...Read more

Dr. Corey Clay
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Lotrimin (Definition)

Lotrimin is a mouth/lip preparation which is a kind of ...Read more