Jock Itch Topic Guide

Jock Itch Jock Itch: Jock itch is an itchy groin rash that may be caused by a bacterial or fungal infection. Symptoms include an itchy red area in a skin fold. The rash may be raised with sharp borders and have pimples or pustules. Treatment involves keeping the area dry, avoiding tight clothing, applying 1% hydrocortisone cream to the affected area, and/or applying an antifungal medication.

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Jock Itch Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins


miconazole topical Miconazole Topical

Miconazole topical is an antifungal medication. Miconazole topical prevents fungus from growing on your skin...learn more »

tolnaftate topical Tolnaftate Topical

Tolnaftate is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus...learn more »

clotrimazole Clotrimazole

Clotrimazole is an antifungal medication. It is like an antibiotic but is used to treat yeast (fungal) infections...learn more »

itraconazole Itraconazole

Itraconazole is an antifungal medication that is used in adults to treat infections caused by fungus. This includes infections in any part of the body inclu...learn more »

fluconazole Fluconazole

Fluconazole is an antifungal medicine...learn more »

erythromycin Erythromycin

Erythromycin is an antibiotic that is used to treat or prevent many different types of infections caused by bacteria...learn more »