Jock Itch infection

I am having Jock itch and its quite troublesome. Do i opt for home remedies like Apple cider Vinegar or shud I use over the counter medications? What all are the best OTC medicine for Jock itch?
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Dr. Deepa Kanchankoti
17 yrs. of exp | Mumbai | Dermatologist
Fungal infection can happen to anyone. Antifungal medicines will kill the present infection . With fresh sweat accumulation new organisms will grow. So most important is to keep the area dry, sweat free, clean. Take bath twice daily , avoid wearing unwashed clothes. You can apply ketoconazole cream twice daily after bath. Oral medications cant be prescribed without a doctor diagnosing it as tinea . As there are other skin problems which a lay man cant recognise.
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