Treatment of dermatophytosis in dogs and cats: review of published studies.

@article{Moriello2004TreatmentOD,
  title={Treatment of dermatophytosis in dogs and cats: review of published studies.},
  author={Karen A Moriello},
  journal={Veterinary dermatology},
  year={2004},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={99-107}
}
The recent literature on the treatment of dermatophytosis in dogs and cats was reviewed. Based upon in vitro studies using isolated infected hairs and controlled or field in vivo studies, the following topical treatments were consistently found to be antifungal (i.e. antidermatophyte): lime sulfur (1:16), 0.2% enilconazole rinses, and a combined 2% miconazole/chlorhexidine shampoo. Animals or hairs were either bathed or rinsed once or twice weekly. Itraconazole, griseofulvin and terbinafine… CONTINUE READING