By: Elena Grace Flores
Jock itch is an infected skin in the upper thigh and groin area by fungus. Remedies that do not require prescription are available in treating jock itch. They are effective and safe to use. The popular ones are: clotrimazole with brand name Lotrimin® AF, miconazole or Micatin®, terbinafine or Lamisil® and tolnaftate or Tinactin®.
These products come in creams, lotions, powders and sprays. Powders are good for use in areas where sweating is a constant problem. Click here to see the direct source: http://www.drugstore.com/over-the-counter-treatments-for-jock-itch/qxc295158
According to drugstore.com: Apply the medicine to the affected area following the directions on the package. Improvement is usually gradual and may take two to four weeks to clear up the infection. Keep the area dry and clean. Talk to your doctor if your symptoms don’t improve or if they get worse.