Posted by: Ethel de Wit | 2009/09/23

Skin condition

I have big patches of painful red moist skin under my large breasts. I alwys keep it clean and dry and treat it with Canex T or Quadriderm crem, but it keeps re-occuring between a week or two. I do not know what to do. My doctor said he cannot help me.


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Hallo Ethel
This is probably a yeast infection called Candida. Try Lamisil cream and keep the area dry by powdering with Mycostatin feet powder. Wear cotton onderwear that absorbs sweat and a well fitting bra, so that the breasts don't droop. One can also use oral anti yeast medication like Sporanox. Quadriderm contains cortisone that may thin the skin and suppress immunity so try and avoid using it too often
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Posted by: Jerry | 2014/03/25

i have cuts under my navel and i have been using CanexT cream for 3days now is it going to help me

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