Hydrocortisone + Antifungal Treatments
- A treatment that contains an anti-iflammatory, such as hydrocortisone, and an antifungal agent is the best course of action when it comes to dealing with candidal sweat rash. The hydrocortisone will ease the irritation and itchiness of red, inflamed skin, while the antifungal gets to work on the fungi responsible for the infection.
Canesten Hydrocortisone Athlete's Foot 1% Cream 15g
Canesten Hydrocortisone is our recommendation for dealing with candidal sweat rash. It contains both hydrocortisone and clotrimazole, helping to reduce soreness and inflammation, while treating the source of the problem, the overgrowth of Candida albincans.
Daktacort HC Cream 15g
Daktacort hydrocortisone is specially formulated for the effective treatment of infected sweat rash and athlete's foot. Its triple-action formula is antifungal, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory, helping to calm and soothe the itch while treating the root of the problem. It contains the antifungal agent miconazole nitrate.
Clotrimazole Cream 1% 20g
Daktarin Gold Cream 15g
Daktarin Gold Cream is a prescription strength cream that provides rapid relief and long lasting protection athlete's foot, jock itch and candidal sweat rash. It contains the active ingredient Ketoconazole 2% w/w, a powerful antifungal agent.
Daktarin Cream 15g
Daktarin Cream is a soothing cream formulated to treat fungal and associated bacterial infections of the skin and nails. It contains the active ingredient Miconazole nitrate 2% w/w.
Daktarin Powder 20g
An antifungal powder, such as Daktarin Powder, can be used to treat the skin and help prevent fungal skin infections from returning.
Canesten Dermatological Spray
A cooling spray to treat fungal infections of the skin such as infected sweat rash, jock itch, and ring worm. Ideal for those hard to reach areas.
Chafing is the soreness and irritation of the skin caused by prolonged rubbing against skin, clothing or other material. In particularly bad instances, chafing can lead to blisters or broken, raw skin, which, if left untreated, can lead to inflammation and possible infection. It is a common occurrence during sports and physical activities, particularly during hot weather, when sweating is a factor.
Sweat rash, commonly referred to as prickly heat, is a very itchy and unpleasant ailment commonly associated with sweating in hot and humid conditions. Excessive sweating can cause the sweat glands to become blocked with bacteria and dead skin cells. This stops them from emptying properly, causing sweat to get trapped under the skin.