Skin conditions

Seborrheic dermatitis

(Seborrheic eczema)

  • Also known as
  • Seb derm

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All Medications for Seborrheic dermatitis

Antifungal

  • Ketoconazole
    Prescription or OTC

    Nizoral (Ketoconazole) is a medication used on your skin to treat fungal infections; however, it takes several weeks for full recovery, and the directions are specific to each type of medication.

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    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Cream, gel, or ointment
    • Foam
    • Shampoo
  • Terbinafine
    Prescription only

    Lamisil (Terbinafine) has the highest cure rate of all antifungal medications, but you need to take it for a few weeks or months to see if it'll work for you.

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    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Granule
    • Cream, gel, or ointment
    • Topical spray
  • Antibiotic > Nitroimidazole

    • Flagyl
      (Metronidazole)
      Prescription only

      Flagyl (Metronidazole) is a very good way to treat certain bacterial infections, but you can't have any alcohol while on it since it'll make you throw up. A lot.

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      • Available dosage forms:
      • Pill
      • Extended release tablet

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