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moccasin athlete s foot treatment

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Antifungals: I don't know what you mean by "home treatments, " but there are many over-the-counter antifungal medications that can be used at home. In addition, i ... Read More
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
23 years experience Podiatry
Treat and prevent: Athlete's foot is a fungal infection. In addition to using over the counter treatments like creams and sprays, you want to make sure you create an en ... Read More
Dr. Ashley Vanderloop
13 years experience Podiatry
Yes: There are many excellent herbal and natural treatments for athlete's foot that I recommend. Patients that can not or do not want to take prescription ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Anti-fungal cream: Athlete's foot is a fungus infection of the skin. The fungus is somewhat contagious, but it is hard to tell how much contact one must have with t ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ettinger
49 years experience Podiatry
Lamisil (terbinafine) cream: Or lotrimin (clotrimazole) cream. The are otc. If the athletes foot continues see a dermatologist or podiatrist.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Antifungal cream: Feel free to try what they have in the local pharmacy. I.E lotrimin, (clotrimazole) clortrimazole, destine etc.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eugene Batelli
23 years experience Podiatry
Meds: Anti fungal meds.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
See below: There are many otc medications that work well, but if persistent see a podiatrist for treatment.
Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
Anti-fungal: Athlete's foot is caused by a fungus, so you need to pick from the many over-the-counter antifungal preparations out there. There are sprays, powders, ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Itching: Scaly skin, redness.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
36 years experience Podiatry
A couple weeks...: The best otc medication (in my opinion) is lotrimin (clotrimazole) ultra. Socks should be a synthetic material (i know i'll take heat for this) like t ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
2 weeks not unusual: 2 weeks is a short time. Make sure you are seeing some improvement or you may need to change medication.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Lamisil (terbinafine): Use Lamisil (terbinafine) which does not require a prescription.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Since all three: Have different treatments it would be wise to get an accurate diagnosis which a foot doctor or dermatologist should be able to help you with.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Callahan
24 years experience Podiatry
Eczema: It is doubtful you have a tinea aka fungal infection on the palms of your hands most likely it is eczema. See a dermatologist or family physician and ... Read More

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