Jock Itch/Rash from football?
I play high school football and I keep getting a burning rash on my inner thighs after and during playing. I can't see any red because I have a darker complexion, and I don't know what to do. I don't wear a cup.
Asked By: Mike - 9/8/2008
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Don't feel like a dumbbell. There's a fungus among us, namely Trichophyton rubrum, that thrives--along with assorted fungal and bacterial brethren--in the hot, moist and dark areas of the groin. Constant rubbing and chafing only worsen the situation... More
Answered By: bajaricky - 9/8/2008
Additional Answers (5)
dude wear a cup and yes its jock itch... wash several times a day and get some ointment
Answered By: dll72 - 9/8/2008
Isn't it better to wear a cup? Anyway moving along...use a powder that is cooling. Try this: Micatin Cooling Action Good Luck
Answered By: fluer_ball - 9/8/2008
The boys in our family use a nappy-rash powder called curash. They swear by it. Also fitted boxer shorts seem to help according to the boys.
Answered By: Ton - 9/8/2008
If the rash is from rubbing and not an infection then try Zinc Oxide ointment for the rash. To help prevent a rash use a medicated body powder that has zinc in it such as Gold Bond powder before you play football. My son plays sports and the zinc works for him. If the rash doesn't go away, see a doctor.
Answered By: Miss Jullie Ann - 9/8/2008
My friend, you have jock itch. I recommend the anti fungal spray called tolfnate. Go to walmart and buy it under the brand tolfnate. The person at the register won't know what it is and you won't be embarrased when checking out at the counter... More
Answered By: Jason A - 9/8/2008
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