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Q. I have ringworm infection in the groin. Kindly suggest Ayurveda medicine.

Answered by
Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai
and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.
This is a premium question & answer published on May 10, 2019

Hello doctor,

I have chronic fungal ringworm infection in the groin region. Please suggest some Ayurveda medicine.

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Hi,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

Ringworm is a skin disease fungal infection. Mostly occurs in wetty areas. Its common symptoms are red skin rash that forms a ring-like structure. That is the area with itching and dryness.


The Probable causes:

Infection of tinea group of fungus.

Investigations to be done:

Generally not recommended.

Differential diagnosis:

Scabies.

Treatment plan:

1. Gandhaka Rasayana one tablet thrice a day after meals.
2. Sinduradi lep- Apply externally three times a day.

Preventive measures:

Keep the affected area clean and dry. Wear cotton undergarments.


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