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Suffering from severe skin rashes in my inner thighs from 2-3 years, what cream can i use other than candid b ?

hi doctor i am facing a severe skin rashes in my inner thies from last 2 3 i put some anti fungal ointment but it is not working out and now the itching area is increasing and red patches are there please help me for the same My Age is 28 I am a male This problem is getting more intense from last 2-3 months i thought it is due to sweat but it s not i try to make that place dry and i have used the antifungal cream candid b on it but still the problem is not solved and the red spots(rashes) are increasing there area initially it was on one thigh now its on both the thigh
Asked On : Tue, 29 Mar 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
u may have either intertrigo or fungal infection
as antifungal is not effective ,high chance of intertrigo is there.
u need to apply clotrimazole powder in morning and combination cream at night
it occur due to friction ,heat and perspiration over that area.
keep it dry and clean
wear loose and cotton cloths
better to consult dermatologist.
Answered: Sun, 17 Jul 2011
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Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Aashish Raghu's  Response
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This could be fungal infection mostly. You need to avoid sweat accumulation in that area. Wear loose light fitting cotton garments. Keep the area dry. You need to apply Antifungal Candid B for twice a day for 4 -6 weeks for relief. Also you can may need oral Anti-fungal medication which will best be offered to you by Dermatologist. Do not delay.
Answered: Sat, 16 Jul 2011
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