A combination of topical steroids and antifungal agents is generally the most effective.
- Hydrocortisone to the face and flexures
- Class III steroids to the sternum and scalp
Antifungal Agents (alone or in combination with topical steroids)
- Nizoral cream – Daktacort, Canesten HC
- Especially those containing tar or antifungal agents eg Capasal or Nizoral
Refer if problems with diagnosis or management in primary care.