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What is clotrimazole and betamethasone cream used for?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology

In brief: Way too many things

This is a sore point among dermatologists.
Clotrimazole is an antifungal, Betamethasone is an anti-inflammatory; so the combination cream is used by many docs who are too lazy to figure out whether a rash is an eczema or a ringworm. Unfortunately, it doesn't work very well on either one, for most people.

In brief: Way too many things

This is a sore point among dermatologists.
Clotrimazole is an antifungal, Betamethasone is an anti-inflammatory; so the combination cream is used by many docs who are too lazy to figure out whether a rash is an eczema or a ringworm. Unfortunately, it doesn't work very well on either one, for most people.
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