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When does stevens johnson syndrome appear after intiation of terbinafine HCl or other antifungals?

When does stevens johnson syndrome appear after intiation of terbinafine HCl or other antifungals?

Within 2 weeks: It can happen during taking the drugs and also it can happen within one to two weeks after the treatment. ...Read more

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Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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Terbinafine (Definition)

Terbinafine is a topical anti-fungus agent which is a kind of anti-fungal ...Read more


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Although not indicated for treating seborrheic dermatitis, will Lamisil (terbinafine) affect it?

Although not indicated for treating seborrheic dermatitis, will Lamisil (terbinafine) affect it?

Seb derm RX: Yes, it will help. It is not only anti-fungal, but also anti-inflammatory. There are, however, better treatments such as Loprox and Nizoral available. Lamisil (terbinafine) will not cure it, unfortunately. http://www.hindawi.com/journals/drp/2014/705402/ ...Read more

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What side effects are associated with Lamisil (terbinafine)?

Lamisil (terbinafine): See: http://www.drugs.com/sfx/lamisil-side-effects.html

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In Treatment of candidal intertrigo out of these 2 which cream is best Luliconazole or Sertaconazole ? Clotrimazole and Ketoconazole are not working.

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

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Are lotrimin (clotrimazole) antifungal cream side effects of rash all over the body?

Are lotrimin (clotrimazole) antifungal cream side effects of rash all over the body?

No: I have never seen lotrimin (clotrimazole) cause generalized rash but it is possible as an unusual reaction to the other ingredients .Stop lotimin and see md. ...Read more

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Are there other things to treat ringworm other than antifungal cream?

Are there other things to treat ringworm other than antifungal cream?

Depends upon site: Ringworm on the skin not involving scalp generally responds well to antifungal cream. The one involving scalp, however, requires systemic treatment for long period, e.g. Griseofulvin. ...Read more

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What are the uses of Lamisil (terbinafine) or lotrimin?

Anti fungal tx: Useful allopathic drug to clear fungal infections such as athlete 's feet. ...Read more

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Are ringworms, athlete's foot, or jock itch kinds of tinea infection?

Are ringworms, athlete's foot, or jock itch kinds of tinea infection?

Yes: All fungal infections and treatments are mostly the same. See a dermatologist or your medical doctor. If it is severe, then pills may be needed. ...Read more

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What are some over-the-counter treatments for tinea capitis (ringworm of scalp)?

Stubborn...: Unfortunately, the skin of the scalp is particularly stubborn and most of the time requires oral medication for weeks to months to clear up tinea. It is best to see you doctor or a dermatologist to MAP out a care plan, as the treatment can have side effects, especially on your liver. Wish i had better news, but you are likely wasting time and money using over-the-counter meds for this. ...Read more

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Fungal finger nail infection. Taking dusolepin, lexotan n dogmatil. What type of oral antifungal med can I take that is as effective as lamisil (terbinafine)?

Fungal finger nail infection. Taking dusolepin, lexotan n dogmatil. What type of oral antifungal med can I take that is as effective as lamisil (terbinafine)?

Griseofulvin: Griseofulvin may be used orally and has similar effectiveness, byt all fungal nail infections are hard to treat. Recommended to assure adequate liver function tests with this med too. See dr for eval and rx if deemed necessary. Good luck. ...Read more

Dr. James Chapman
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Lamisil (Definition)

Lamisil is a topical anti-fungus agent which is a kind of anti-fungal ...Read more