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What is the management of dermatophytosis?

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Oral preparations are 1) Itraconazole ,200 mg OD for one month 2) Terbinafine ,250 mg OD for one month 3) Griseofulfin 250 mg BD ,for one month Clotrimazole, terbinafine, sertaconazole, luticonazlole ,are some of the topical antifungals available

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DERMATOPHYTOSIS.. MANAGEMENT.. 1 : SELF CARE.. 2: ANTIFUNGAL MEDICATIONS.. * SELF CARE.. OVERALL GOOD HEALTH AND HYGIENE.. AVOID USE OF PUBLIC SHOWER..SWIMING POOLS.. WEAR LOOSE COMFORTABLE CLOTHES.. KEEP YOUR HANDS & FEET DRY AND CLEAN.. * ANTIFUNGAL MEDICATIONS.. FLUCONAZOLE.. TERBINAFINE.. CLOTRIMAZOLE..KETOCONAZOLE..SOAP AND..SHAMPOO.. TOPICALLY OINTMENT.. LULICONAZOLE..SERTACONAZOLE.. CLOTRIMAZOLE.. TIME TO TIME FOLLOW UP WITH EXPERTS OPINION IS ALWAYS BETTER..

Azole antifungals orally and locally Keep skin dry Wash clothes in warm water

Ora Itraconazole200 OD Ointment lulliconazole Good hygiene

ADVISABLE FLUCONAZOLE TERBINAFINE / LULLIDERM

Terbinafine or Luliconazole is drug of choice

ORAL TERBENAFINE OR ITRACONAZOLE

Loose-fitting cotton or synthetic clothing which wick moisture away from skin surface are advisable. In addition, patients should be discouraged from sharing garments and towels. Undergarments, socks, and caps should be regularly washed and dried in the sun and ironed. Encouraging patients to change clothing more frequently, use absorbent powders and deodorants (decrease perspiration), and lose weight, if required, may be advisable. Topical azoles (viz. clotrimazole, bifonazole, sulconazole, miconazole, sertaconazole, eberconazole, econazole, oxiconazole, luliconazole) were also found to have similar mycological and clinical cure rates.

Oral preparations are 1) Itraconazole ,200 mg OD for one month 2) Terbinafine ,250 mg OD for one month 3) Griseofulfin 250 mg BD ,for one month Clotrimazole, terbinafine, sertaconazole, luticonazlole ,are some of the topical antifungals available

Oral antifungal Terbinafine tablet 250 mg once a day for 4 weeks Local antifungal ointment application