Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Babalwa | 2010/01/18

Q.

Skin infection

7 year old, persistent rash and ring worm on the head.
Marks on the groin area that is also resistant to treatment

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your child should be treated with tablets which are taken by mouth called Griseofulvin 250mg once daily for 6 weeks.You will need 42 tablets. You can get this treatment at your local clinic or speak to your pharmacist.

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