I have tinea versicolor all over my body I've been using the prescription clotrimazole betamethasone for 2 weeks and still no results. What is wrong?
Switch Rx's. Betamethasone for generalized tinea versicolor might be a ilttle bit strong and maybe even counterproductive. I'd get a second opinion. Is this really tinea versicolor? Physicians with tinea versicolor often just swallow a single ketoconazole tablet, go running and break a sweat, and this typically clears it for weeks. You have lots of easy options. Best wishes.
My baby was diagnosed having some type of tinea versicolor, given kind of clotrimazole, does my babys skin will back to normal color with this medicine, ?
Tinea Versicolor. Tinea versicolor is a common infection of healthy people caused by a fungus that is commonly found on normal human skin. There seems to be a genetic predisposition to develop tinea versicolor, the nature of which is poorly understood. This skin condition can be controlled but rarely cured. Read more...