Dermatophytosis Beriberi, or athlete’s foot is caused by fungal infection. Killing the fungus can help to cure Dermatophytosis Beriberi.The most common drugs used clinically are compound preparations, azoles medicines, and acrylamines medicines. Here is a brief introduction of Meidcines used to Heal Dermatophytosis Beriberi.
Compounds preparations: hormone-containing prescription drugs with fungistatic property.
- This type of drugs usually contain antifungal ingredients and hormones. For example, compound ketoconazole contains ketoconazole and clobetasol propionate. Ketoconazole is an antifungal drug helps to to inhibit the growth of fungi, Clobetasol propionate is a super-potent hormone, please note that it might cause side effects when used improperly.
Azoles: generally do not kill fungi, at least 4 weeks of treatment
- There are many kinds of azoles antifungal drugs, such as clotrimazole and ketoconazole, which can inhibit the growth of fungi. It cannot kill fungi, but can relieve the symptoms of Dermatophytosis Beriberi . It takes at least 4 weeks for treatment.
Allylamines: with bactericidal and bacteriostatic functions
- Allylamine drugs, mainly terbinafine and butenafine are widely used antifungal drugs.Terbinafine is the one most widely used. It can destroy the fungal structure, inhibit the synthesis of substances required by the fungus, and play the dual role of sterilization and bacteriostasis. The course of treatment is generally 2 weeks.
In addition to the three most common types of drugs mentioned above, the pyrrolidone medicine such as Ciclopirox olamine can be used to heal Dermatophytosis Beriberi. Its therapeutic effect is weaker than Terbinafine.
It should be noted that for more severe, long-lasting and stubborn fungal infections combined with other parts of the body, oral antifungal drugs may be required for treatment.