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13 Apr 2006

ring worm
any ideas on how to get rid of ring worms? the chemist said that they were caused by pets so he gave me lamisil. but it hasnt killed off the ring worms. how long can one expect them to last? are there any other medications i can use? any help is appreciated, thank you
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Hi Ben
Ringworms are caused by a fungus and may take a few weeks to go away. You should put the cream on diligently every day. There are also antifungal tablets to take - ask your GP for a prescription.
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