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Is rubing alcohol or nonsente hand sanetiser on my ringworm before putting my medicated medicine good or bad?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Immaterial

It will make little or no difference, since the alcohol evaporates rapidly and will not do any damage to the antifungal action of your medicated ointment, and eliminating a few bacteria with the alcohol will neither improve or deteriorate the dermatophytic fungus causing your ringworm.

In brief: Immaterial

It will make little or no difference, since the alcohol evaporates rapidly and will not do any damage to the antifungal action of your medicated ointment, and eliminating a few bacteria with the alcohol will neither improve or deteriorate the dermatophytic fungus causing your ringworm.
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