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Suggest treatment for recurrent jock itch - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 10-Sep-2014
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User:Hi,

I have Jock Itch since 3 months. It disappears suddenly and appears again. I have not used any medicines as of now.
I use clean under garments and bath twice a day and maintain personal hygiene.
Please let me know the cause and any cure for this Allergy.

Thanks,
XXXXXXX Yalamanchili
Doctor:Hi,
Please proceed with your query
User:,I have Jock Itch since 3 months. It disappears suddenly and appears again. I have not used any medicines as of now. I use clean under garments and bath twice a day and maintain personal hygiene
Doctor:ok
User:CAn you please suggest any remedy for this ?
Doctor:you cam apply KETOCONAZOLE OINTMENT
User:ok ... thank you...
Doctor:you can take anti histamines like CETRIZINE for itchy
User:any other tips or sugessions ?
Doctor:wear loose under garments
User:is CETRIZINE a tablet?
Doctor:yes
Doctor:one tab before bed
User:ok...
Doctor:do not use concentrated soap
User:not sure about the concentrated soap part...
Doctor:clean with clear water.
User:can you please specify which soaps to use ?
Doctor:baby soap
User:ok...
Doctor:are you there?
User:yes .. I am there...
User:so I will use baby soap...
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
User:nope thank you...
User:thank you for the help...
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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