Ringworms are fungal infections and this appear on the outer layer of an individual’s skin. There are several type of ringworms occur on several parts of the body. Ringworm is also called as tinea pedis. This creates affects on a person’s foot and hence it is like athlete’s foot. Tiena cruris is other sort of ringworm, which produces its impact on a person’s genital region and is generally referred as jock itch. Tinea capitis is another ringworm infection, which is generally visible among the children and this infection commonly shows its affect on the scalp. Tinea corporis is ringworm that has an effect on the body and it is usually noticeable on the hands, stomach, back as well as legs. Ringworm is an exceptional condition and has equal affect on both men as well as women. Ringworm attack in the body in the form of circular shaped rash and visible in red color. This can appear in any part of the body.
Ringworm can develop between the joints of the toes. In some cases, it may also increase behind the ankles. The fungus that is present in your skin causes ringworm. This contagious fungal skin disease can be cured by using the fluocinonide cream. Fluocinonide cream is a corticosteroid, which helps in diminishing itching, redness, swelling and other skin related problems. This cream has a potentiality and thus it is one of the perfect options to treat ringworm. This cream has several utility and thus it is very strong. Hence, one should use this cream very cautiously. This cream should be used according to the guidelines outlined by the doctor. Excessive use of the cream is harmful. Hence, it is better if you take small amount of the cream and gently rub to the ringworm-affected area. Cleanliness is mandatory for using the cream. Children and pregnant women should be careful and must follow the instructions provided by the doctor. If you find any side effects or any unusual symptoms while using the cream then you should immediately stop continuing the cream and consult to your physician. The side effects that can hit you are glaucoma, unexplained swelling, severe fluid retention, Infections, Signs of an allergic reaction and more.