Generally yes. Fungal infections of the skin are very common. They are sometimes referred to a 'ring worm', even though worms and not involved. Ketoconazole is a commonly used anti-fungal medication which may be effective. However, topical medications are not effective for scalp infection; an oral medication is needed. See your doctor if the rash persists.
Yes to skin. Ketoconazole in cream form is appropriate for topical use on the skin for all fungal infections of the skin. It should not be ingested orally nor used in the eyes or other orifices.
Are fungal infections/yeast the main infection on the scalp or are there similar infections? And is Nizoral (ketoconazole) good to use?
Topical Antifungal. Nizoral (ketoconazole) is ketoconazol which is a treatment for fungal infection. It is available in tropical preparations and shampoo. It is used for scalp fungal infections that can lead to problems including hair loss. Similar infection in the skin can occur anywhere in the body and can be treated with ketoconazol. Read more...
Fungal infection right arm pit, prescribed ketoconazole 2x a day, heading on beach vacation is it ok to use antiperspirant? Under or over the cream?
Yes. no problem , get that sun and sea water on there, could help alot. Read more...