The Fundamentals
"Jock itch" (known medically as "tinea cruris," Latin for "fungus of the leg") belongs to the same class of fungal infections as athlete's feet. Good personal hygiene plays an important role in preventing and controlling the infection. (Read these self-care tips.
Orthodox medicine has an array of antifungals that attempt, some successfully, to eliminate the problem. Griseofulvin is the most common from an internal point of view; tolnaftate, the most common (and OTC) topical.


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Jock Itch, buttocks area

Jock Itch
(tinea cruris)

Jock itch is traditionally treated with neem tree oil in the East. Read "Skin Disorders" on page three of our Neem Common Use Table.
It has also been reported to have been successfully treated with H3O solution, but our findings are still preliminary.
Also, an effective electronic fungal fighter is our Candida Zapper.
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Note: This information is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended to replace the use of a qualified health care professional. We strongly recommend the use of a physician for the diagnostic phase of any treatment. With an accurate diagnosis in hand, we believe the consumer, at that point, has a basic, unalienable right to seek out factual information on all therapeutic approaches, both orthodox and alternative, and choose those approach(es) that are right for them. Nonetheless, a "good doctor" should be considered a requisite starting point.
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