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Posted on Wed, 8 Mar 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I have a rash under my breasts and I read that it was a fungus from wearing too tight bras. I have been using a powder prescribed by my dr. but it is not going away. How do you get rid of a fungus?
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Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 15 minutes later
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Clotrimazole cream or miconazole cream

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For getting rid of fungal infection you need to apply antifungal medicines like clotrimazole cream or miconazole cream on the affected areas twice daily for 2-3 weeks.
If the rash is associated with itching take antihistaminic like tablet Cetrizine 10 mg once or twice daily depending on the intensity of itching.
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