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ketoconazole for athletes foot

A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Zabawski
26 years experience Dermatology
Weeks: Medication for fungus infection works slowly, so use for several weeks is the minimum, and use for several weeks beyond clearing is recommended to pre ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Tolnaftate: This remedy is over 40 years old and is still probably the best, and it's over-the-counter.
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Many ways: Good hygeine and topical antifungal medication. There are many topical preparations that you can by at a drug store.
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Athletes foot cream: Readily available in your pharmacy without a prescription.
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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
56 years experience Pediatrics
Athlete's foot: Prevention is better than treatment. In public baths, use slippers to walk around and make sure to wash your feet very well. Do not wear somebody else ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ettinger
49 years experience Podiatry
Medication: Topicals work well. They are otc lamisil, (terbinafine) lotrimin.
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Dr. Nima Moghaddas
28 years experience Podiatry
Antifungal : Creams like Lamisil (terbinafine) or lotrimin would work well. Lamisil (terbinafine) cream, is over the counter, apply twice a day for one week and ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Apply : Antifungal cream to your feet.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Plenty of otc meds: There are plenty of over the counter meds/sprays available in many grocery stores or pharmacies. They should help unless your assumed diagnosis is wro ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
31 years experience Podiatry
Itching/burning skin: Skin in between toes may begin to itch, burn or crack. The skin may become white or macerated. In excessive cases, skin will become raw. Excessive moi ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Medication: To the feet, may have to treat your shoe wear as well.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Consider a powder: for athletes foot to help reduce moisture and improve comfort. Powders, sprays, creams and ointments that contain antifungal medication are appropria ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Antifungal: Medication available in drugstore
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Doe
20 years experience Interventional Radiology
Yes: Very contagious if you share living space (shower, etc). Be sure to wear foot coverings, not to soak your feet for long periods (no baths), keep your ... Read More
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