skin-hair-icon

Tinea Versicolor

Itchy flaky dry skin rashes with red scale around...doctor prescribed terbinafine HCl cream and tablets, flucanazole powder...Please suggest how long will it take to go completely? Should I continue these medicines?
views-icons 53 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Like the answers? Chat privately for 24 hours with the doctor of your choice

doctor profile image
Dr. Govind Suresh Mittal
Dermatologist 6 yrs exp Bangalore

Free 3 day follow up

Chat Now

₹350 for 24 hrs

Tinea versicolor usually resolves within a week or two, however marks may take couple of months to resolve. If it's been scaling n red for longer, I guess you should see a dermatologist (again) since some conditions may resemble tinea versicolor and you may need specific treatment for that
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO