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Suggest treatment for jock itch

is there any synergy in using miconazole cream and oral griseofulvin to treat jock s itch? I have been using these 2 medicines for the last 5 weeks but whenever I stop Miconazole, I get a rebound of the infection, does this mean Griseofulvin is not working?
Mon, 16 Oct 2017
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hii.welcome to healthcare magic.you have ringworm infection.my opinion is that,
1.dont squeeze or scratch the lesions.
2.maintain good hygiene.
3.dont wear tight innerwears.
4.apply clotrimazole ointment twice daily for 2 weeks.
5.take levocetrizine tablets twice daily if you have itching.
thank you.
hope my answer will help you.
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