Overview Of Tinea Cruris

Tinea cruris is also called as Jock Itch. It is a fungal infection that causes red raised scaly rash which spreads down from groin to the inner thighs. It may form ring like pattern. Tinea cruris is more often seen in adult men. It is also common in people who are overweight or who sweat a lot. Patient can get uncomfortable because of severe itch.

Symptoms :

  •  Red raised rash in groins
  •  Burning
  •  Itching or pain

Causes & Risk Factors :

Prevention :

  •  Keep groin area & inner thighs dry.
  •  Change your inner garments daily or more frequently if you sweat profusely. Try wearing cotton underwear or fabric that breaths to keep area drier. Also avoid tight fitting cloths.
  •  Do not share your cloths or towel with anyone.

Homeopathic Treatment For Tinea Cruris or Jock Itch

Homeopathic medicines strengthen our body’s mechanism to fight the infection. Homeopathic medicines are safe & without any harmful effect as it is prepared from natural substances. Homeopathic medicines should be strictly prescribed by registered homeopathic practitioner.  It can completely heal jock itch without suppressing it. Here is the list of commonly prescribed medicines: Sulphur, Sepia, Tellurium, Geaphitis etc.

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