Treatment for a fungal scalp infection depends on the type of fungus, with some requiring use of a prescription medicine such as griseofulvin. Some fungal infections clear without treatment, according to WebMD. More »

Griseofulvin and terbinafine hydrochloride are the top anti-fungal medications prescribed for fungus on the scalp, also known as tinea capitis or ringworm of the scalp. Doctors also often prescribe a medicated shampoo co... More »

Some causes of a burning scalp and hair loss are scalp psoriasis, scarring alopecia and ringworm of the scalp, according to WebMD. Scalp psoriasis causes red, scaly patches on the skin, while scarring alopecia is a hair ... More »

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Treatment options for a dry, itchy scalp due to seborrheic dermatitis or dandruff include topical cortisone, prescription antifungal shampoos, and over-the-counter shampoos that contain zinc pyrithione or selenium, accor... More »

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Treatments for petechiae include taking prescription medicine, discontinuing or changing existing prescription medicines, and allowing the condition to heal on its own at home, according to Healthline. These treatments h... More »

Griseofulvin and terbinafine hydrochloride are the top anti-fungal medications prescribed for fungus on the scalp, also known as tinea capitis or ringworm of the scalp. Doctors also often prescribe a medicated shampoo co... More »

Treatments for fungal infections between the toes range from over-the-counter antifungal remedies to prescription topical or oral medication. If over-the-counter remedies do not work, the individual should seek medical a... More »

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