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A 19-year-old male asked:

Was prescribed griseofulvin for tinea pedis and two toenails that seem infected.says take 3 tablets twice a day,what does that mean?will it clear off?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Confusing question: If your prescription says take 3 pills a day, take 3 in the morning and 3 in the evening, or whatever schedule you want to keep the doses about 10-12 hours apart.This is a common therapy for the issues mentioned. It will likely do the job but may take a while to change the appearance of your nails. (they grow out slowly)

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Last updated Sep 2, 2014

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