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Pls what can I use to treat ringworm on ma child's scalp?
Dr. Dara Abiodun

Medical Doctor

Antifungal medications that can be taken by mouth are used to treat ringworm of the scalp. The medications most be prescribed by your doctor. Your child might need to take these medications for six weeks or more.
What can be use to cure ringworm on the head of 4 year old boy?
Ringworm is a fungal infection and requires treatment with antifungal agents both oral and topical. Treatment may need to last up to 6 weeks. Please take your child to see a paediatrician for thorough evaluation and management.