Clotrimazole is generally considered safe to use while you re breastfeeding.
Can clotrimazole be used for baby rash.
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If the baby s rash is not caused by fungus you dont want to be using a potent antifungal if it is not needed.
Be sure to use the powder after clotrimazole and betamethasone combination cream has been applied and has disappeared into the skin.
Use a bland absorbent powder eg talcum powder or an antifungal powder freely once or twice a day.
Even though you will see a foot on the packaging it is an anti yeast product and can be used for diaper rash.
Yes particularly if the baby has had 3 diarrhea it may help.
Topical clotrimazole may be used to treat tinea versicolor fungal infection of the skin that causes brown or light colored spots on the chest back arms legs or neck or yeast infections of the skin.
How to use clotrimazole solution non use this medication on the skin only.
Infections diaper rash skin rash clotrimazole answer.
Clotrimazole is only good to use on rashes caused by fungus.
Clotrimazole is the main ingredient you will see in antifungal cream for babies and lotrimin af is one of the leading brands.
Your baby s pediatrician should be able to easily tell if the rash is a fungus.
Talk to your doctor about the risks of using this medication for your condition.
He also told me to clean it with cotton and baby oil instead of wipes or just water.
Clean and thoroughly dry the area to be treated.
If your baby is being treated for oral thrush you can carry on breastfeeding but you ll need to be treated at the same time.
Apply clotrimazole cream on and around your nipples after each time you breastfeed your baby.
Babycenter the fungal diaper rash can be painful and uncomfortable for babies.