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Terbinafine Topical Cream Medication
Is terbinafine 1% topical cream enough for interdigital tinea pedis? Give some tips to prevent recurrence
Maybe: There are many treatment alternatives. Lamisil (terbinafine) topical is as good a start as any other topical. Other otc preparations have different chemicals and could be tried after after one month of no results. Moisture is a large factor so I recommend an anti fungal powder in the mornings. Exfoliating skin is another factor s the intertiginous spaces needs to be scrubbed. Withoutresults see a podiatrist. ...Read more
I need the details of this two produsts (like for what purpose)1)radiglow lotion of caryota co. 2)clobetasol & terbinafine cream of oreva dermcare.
Please: Please see your doctor to discuss the treatment. ...Read more
Lamisil (terbinafine).: Yes, but avoid the eyes.Get a more detailed answer ›
I used Lamisil (terbinafine) in my fungal infec. But doesn't effect on it. Wat other cream I should use stronger than this.?
See Your Doc: It may not be a fungal infection that you are trying to treat, if it has not gotten better with the lamasil. If it is a fungus, it may require stronger prescription meds or oral meds. It may be residual skin changes from the infection, a bacterial infection, psoriasis, lupus, other skin diseases, even syphilis, or reinfection from an untreated source. ...Read more
I had jock itch from last one week. Can u tell me the tablets which can cure the itch soon. I used lamisil (terbinafine) cream but it is not cured.
I've been taking sopranox for 4 days and using Lamisil (terbinafine) cream for 5 days, how come my ringworm is still spreading?
Is really ringworm?: Is it really ringworm? I don't want to doubt your doc's expertise, but skin conditions are frequently misdiagnosed. Although, it may be a little too early to expect major improvement from the treatment you're getting for your "ringworm", at least I would not expect it to be spreading. ...Read more
Hye. I'm having a jock itch A big one...and I'm using lamisil (terbinafine) cream A anti fungal cream. Can this cream cute the itch in 2 weeks?
Usually works: Yes.Get a more detailed answer ›
Antifungal: Lamisil (terbinafine) is antifungal but has poor anti yeast properties. Creams which are more effective for yeast include miconazole, kopeks, ketoconazole, and nystatin. It is also used orally for extensive fungus infection or over a three month period with monitoring for toenail fungus. ...Read more
I have jock itch. I've heard terbinafine cream can assist in curing it. Can I use terbinafine cream in small portions on my vagina?
Yes: Using two different medicines for athlete's foot is acceptable. Use one in the am, perhaps the powder to help keep feet dry during the day, and one at night, such as the Lamisil (terbinafine) cream. Faithful use of topical twice daily meds for at least 3 weeks is key to eliminating fungus. Hope this helps! ...Read more
What's the difference between Lamisil (terbinafine) original cream and Lamisil (terbinafine) once for tinea versicolor?
Same drug: Same drug by different routes.Get a more detailed answer ›
What is the most effective over the counter cream for men who occasionally get fungal balanitis? Clotrimazole, Terbinafine, etc.? There's so many
I have jock itch, have used terbinafine cream. It is disapearing but I noticed some small rash on the penis itself. Should I smear cream on the penis?
Iv been having red patches on the inner thighs in the groin area. Iv been using lamisil (terbinafine) cream for 2 days n there is a thick fluid discharge from skin?
Thick fluid D/C: From skin? I would have this looked at by a medical provider. Take care. ...Read more
What is better n faster cream for ringworm on chest-Terbinafine or Clotrimazole 2%? can I combine Terbinafine with Clotrimazole? And apply 3 times a day
Same thing: They are basically the same thing. No need to combine them. ...Read more
My doctor said use Lamisil (terbinafine) cream on toenail but the direction on cream said do not use on nails?
You can use it: But I don't find creams on nails particularly effective. ...Read more
Can you use terbinafine hydrochloride to treat a ringworm of the body (tinea corporis) and if so how many times a day should you apply the cream?
Fungal Treatments: Yes. Twice a day. If it does not get any better then a physician should examine it. ...Read more
To treat tinea versicolor, I'm using Lamisil at (terbinafine hydrochloride 1%). How long should I apply the cream per day and for what duration. I was thinking about leaving it on all day.?
I have what appears to be ringworm on my leg. I've used Terbinafine 1% cream for the past 8 days with little result. Should I try another type like Clotrimazole or continuing using the Terbinafine a little longer?
Ringworm: I would change Rx.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am experiencing skin rash (quality: itchiness, flaking or scaling). not responding to antifungal cream or terbinafine. Some round some irregular...
Dermatologist: I recommend a consultation with a dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment. One cannot make a diagnosis without inspecting the eruption. ...Read more
I have tinea versicolor I'm using the cream clotrimazol betamethasone for over 2 months now jus got though 30 terbinafine pills but no results wat do?
The ringworm on my face is now becoming very dry and flaky, I've been taking sporanox, and using Lamisil (terbinafine) cream does this mean its healing?
Most likely!: These common skin fungal infections can take a while to completely remove from the skin, so continue as your family doc or dermatologist have recommended. "ringworm" is one lay term for tinea capitis (cradle cap), tinea corporis (ringworm), tinea cruris (jock itch), tinea pedis (athlete's foot), etc., all the same skin fungus in different areas. Keep clean, dry, and use your meds as prescribed! ...Read more