Does Lamisil work on ringworm?
The 1-Week Ringworm Treatment. #1 doctor recommended* LamisilAT is a full prescription-strength ringworm treatment for adults and children aged 12 and over. It contains terbinafine, a leading antifungal medication. To treat ringworm, use the same LamisilAT products that are used to treat athlete’s foot.
Which antifungal is best for ringworm?
Most cases of ringworm can be treated at home. Over-the-counter antifungals can kill the fungus and promote healing. Effective medications include miconazole (Cruex), clotrimazole (Desenex) and terbinafine (Lamisil).
How long does it take for ringworm to go away with Lamisil?
It may take several weeks after treatment for the infection to completely heal. Inform your doctor if your condition worsens or does not improve within 2 weeks for jock itch and ringworm and within 4 weeks for athlete’s foot.
How long does terbinafine take to work for ringworm?
Terbinafine solution usually starts to work within a few days. Talk to your doctor if your symptoms do not get better within 1 week. The cream, gel or spray usually starts to work within a few days.
Should Lamisil be taken in the morning or at night?
Timing: Take terbinafine tablets at the same time each day, either in the morning OR in the evening. You can take terbinafine with or without food. Missed dose: If you forget to take your dose, take it as soon as you remember that day.
When to stop LamisilAT treatment for ringworm?
LamisilAT Cream continues to work beyond the 7 days of treatment. It is an antifungal cream for ringworm that is formulated to stay in the skin and fight your ringworm infection until it is fully gone. Stopping treatment early could cause ringworm symptoms to reappear.
Which is the best treatment for ringworm for adults?
#1 doctor recommended* LamisilAT is a full prescription-strength ringworm treatment for adults and children aged 12 and over. It contains terbinafine, a leading antifungal medication. To treat ringworm, use the same LamisilAT products that are used to treat athlete’s foot. LamisilAT cures most ringworm 4X faster than LotriminAF. †
What kind of skin infections does Lamisil treat?
Lamisil Cream. This medication is used to treat a variety of fungal skin infections such as ringworm, athlete’s foot, and jock itch.
How to get rid of tinea corporis ringworm?
Wash the affected skin with soap and water and dry completely before applying. Use a thin layer of the cream to fully cover the infected area. Apply morning or night. ± Lamisil AT® is fungicidal, which means it works to kill the fungi, not just inhibit the growth like some other treatments.