Don’t Recklessly Treat Fungal Infection!

Fungal infections that occur sometimes only cause aesthetic problems so many people often underestimate this. In fact, fungal infections that are not treated properly can cause other health complaints.

However, for those of you who have a yeast infection it’s good if you don’t carelessly treat a yeast infection that is happening to you. Especially to join in buying the same type of drug, which is used by your friend in treating fungal infections that occur in him.

Because the fungal infection that occurs in your friend is not necessarily the same as a fungal infection that occurs in you. Be careful, you know, treating fungal infections that occur will only make it worse.

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You need to know, fungal infections can be caused by dermatophytes, candida and other fungi. Fungal infections usually provide symptoms of itching and can occur on the skin of any area of ​​the body, from the nails to the genitalia though. Fungal infections can spread to other people, but rarely cause serious complications.

Actually, the danger or not of fungal infections depends on the location of the fungal infection that occurs. However, if a fungal infection that occurs is treated using inappropriate drugs, a fungal infection that was previously harmless will actually become dangerous.

In other words, every skin disease has different causes. The type of treatment is also different, depending on the type of skin disease that occurs.

If the area of ​​skin disease that occurs is not extensive, then the treatment is enough to use topical medication (topical medication). However, if the area is large, it should be considered to add drugs that are taken.

If skin diseases that occur due to bacteria, then the treatment is by giving antibiotics. As for skin diseases that occur due to fungal infections, the treatment is to provide antifungal drugs or creams, and it would be better if the antifungal creams contain Clotrimazole in them.

In addition, treatment of fungal infections also depends on the area of ​​the body affected. Fungal infections that occur on the nails are certainly different from the treatment of fungal infections that occur on the body skin or on the scalp.

What happens if you carelessly treat a yeast infection?

Improper treatment will cause complications and complaints of fungal infections that occur in you to get worse. One of the complications that often occurs is the ID reaction or autoeksematisasi.

ID reaction is an acute reaction on the skin that is triggered by inflammation or infection in the skin. Symptoms vary, ranging from the appearance of vesicles (bubbles filled with water) on the skin to itching.

In fungal infections, if given inappropriate treatment, it can cause the reaction ID and the fungus becomes worse. Therefore, if you have a yeast infection or skin complaint, consult a doctor immediately to get the right follow-up. Because the improper treatment can actually aggravate your disease.