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1. What is the duration of treatment for ringworm?
Treatment of ringworm can take upto two weeks and can also extend upto three weeks in some cases.
2. Can I use talcum powder to treat ringworm?
Yes, in fact, talcum powder is among one of the remedies doctors are likely to prescribe when you visit them for the treatment of ringworm.
3. Are there any home remedies for ringworm?
Yes, it can be treated at home by the use of following products: apple cider vinegar; tea tree oil; coconut oil; aloe vera; oregano oil; lemongrass; and powdered licorice.
4. Can oral medications treat ringworm?
Yes, drugs like griseofulvin, terbinazine and itraconazole are among the common drugs prescribed by the doctors for ringworm treatment.
5. Is ringworm curable?
Yes, with proper treatment ringworm is curable.