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Jock Itch

Tinea Cruris, commonly known as Jock Itch, is a highly contagious skin infection caused by various types of fungus, similar to those that cause athlete's foot. It infects the surrounding areas of the groin and inner thighs.

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Causes of Jock Itch

  • Jock itch is most commonly contracted by coming into contact with clothing or towels contaminated with the fungus. The groin area provides a warm and humid environment, which encourages fungus growth

  • Jock itch may also be caused by the spread of athlete's foot fungus to the groin area

  • Excessive perspiration can also encourage fungus growth

Symptoms of Jock Itch

Jock itch can present as any one or a combination of the following symptoms:

  • Itching

  • Burning

  • Scaling

  • Chafing

  • Discomfort

  • Flat, red rash on inner thigh

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Treat Jock Itch

Tinactin offers a line of products to treat jock itch. Treatment directions vary by product. Follow directions on the package.

Jock Itch Foot Cream

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Jock Itch Powder Spray

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Prevent Jock Itch

  • Keep your body clean, dry and cool

  • Shower immediately after athletic activities

  • Wear loose clothing whenever possible

  • Do not share clothing or towels with others

  • Wash clothing and towels frequently