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Will cortaid (hydrocortisone) cream cure ringworm or do I have to use antifungal cream?

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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Antifungal cream

Cortaid (hydrocortisone) is a steroid cream, it may actually make a ringworm infection worse.
Antifungal creams are the appropriate treatment for ringworm infections.

In brief: Antifungal cream

Cortaid (hydrocortisone) is a steroid cream, it may actually make a ringworm infection worse.
Antifungal creams are the appropriate treatment for ringworm infections.
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