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How to Treat Trichomycosis?

  1. Can cause sweaty and smelly armpits or groins. can cause stains on clothing.
  2. Contributing factors are sweating, obesity, poor hygiene, and humidity.
  3. Confirmation is by Wood lamp exam or microscopy.
  4. Treatment is by having good hygiene, shaving the hair, and by prevention with avoiding sweating. Consider antiperspirants and antibacterial soaps.
  5. Consider antibiotic creams(clindamycin) or benzoyl peroxide gel or lotion for 2 weeks. Oral antibiotics if all else fails. Seek Dermatologist opinion.