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Diabetic. Have skin rashes. Used candid cream. Why is it swollen?

Hi Doctor, This is Raj. I m diabetic for last 15 years my diabetic level is around 150 to160 fasting . I was having skin rashes around my penny and I was using candid B cream regularly and it gives relief. But last 10days I have a pin under the fore skin of my penny and the skin is little swollen in the edge. Can you please suggest me the right medicine for this?
Asked On : Fri, 28 Sep 2012
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Mr. Raj , you are advised not to use Candid-B on long term basis, because it contains Steroid. your could be ? fungal infection (Balanoposthitis) first you need to control your blood sugar levels within in normal limits ( fasting sugars should be less than 110) . You can try T-Bact ointment but better you show it to Dermatologist.

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Answered: Mon, 1 Oct 2012
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