Q. Please suggest a remedy for my itching.

Answered by
Dr. Joydeep Singha
and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.
Published on Nov 05, 2016 and last reviewed on: Oct 09, 2018

Hi doctor,

I am a female, aged 22. I started facing some itching problems in my hip region, including the buttock cleft for almost 2 to 2.5 years now. The itching occurs occasionally, but now it has led to darkening of the involved area. Sometimes, small papules arise on the area as well. I am really concerned now as it looks extremely bad due to the pigmentation. Also, it itches a lot. Please give me a remedy regarding my problem.

Dr. Joydeep Singha

Cosmetology Dermatology Venereology
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Hi,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

  • I suggest Clotrimazole 1% cream twice daily for six weeks and additionally tablet Fluconazole 150 mg per week for six weeks. This will give benefit to you.
  • You should also test the stool for helminths and ova of parasites to exclude pinworm infestation. Consult your doctor, discuss with him or her and take the treatment with consent.

For further information consult a dermatologist online --> https://www.icliniq.com/ask-a-doctor-online/dermatologist

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