What Is the Best Treatment for Ringworm?

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The treatment you need for ringworm depends on your real situation. Ringworm has nothing to do with worms, it is a kind of infection of the skin caused by different fungus. It will lead to red, itchy, scaly, circular rash even hair loss. Besides, ringworm is most common among children between ages 3 and 7, but it can affect adults, too. Treatments for ringworm are divided into medical treatments and at-home treatments. Medical treatments for ringworm:
  • Clotrimazole (Lotrimin, Mycelex)
  • Terbinafine (Lamisil)
  • Ketoconazole (Xolegel)
  • Terbinafine
  • Griseofulvin
  • Itraconazole
At-home treatments for ringworm:
  • Garlic cloves
  • Turmeric
  • Apple cider vinegar
  • Mustard seeds
  • Coconut oil
  • Antifungal cream
If you have ringworm, you should not share personal items like combs, hats, and towels with others. Keywords: best ringworm; best treatments ringworm