What is the best oral antifungal for treating tinea capitis?
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Griseofulvin is more effective than terbinafine for treating tinea capitis caused by Microsporum species, and terbinafine is more effective than griseofulvin for Trichophyton species (SOR: B, subgroup analysis within a meta-analysis). The relative potencies of itraconazole and fluconazole against tinea capitis caused by Trichophyton are unclear.
Evidence-based practice 16, no. 06 (2013): 14