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what are some treatments to athlete's foot?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
See below: Topical antifungals or oral antifungals.

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A 22-year-old member asked:

What are the signs of athlete's foot?

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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Itching peeling skin: Athletes foot is a very common fungal infection that presents with itching to the feet and between the toes, peeling, cracking or scaling skin, odor from the feet, and small blisters with a clear fluid. See your doctor if these symptoms do not improve.
A 30-year-old member asked:

Are there any alternative treatments for athlete's foot?

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Dr. David Laha
Podiatry 38 years experience
Soap and water: Many times washing and drying your feet well and daily can clear up a mild case of athlete's foot. Over the counter topical antifungals are usually quite successful if used consistently. Dr l.
A 44-year-old member asked:

Can you please recommend some effective over-the-counter treatments for athletes foot?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Clortrimazole: Most are effective.
A 39-year-old member asked:

Athlete's foot symptoms and treatments, what to do?

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Dr. Ronald Oberman
Podiatry 31 years experience
Itching, cracking : Of skin, maceration, blistering. Let feet air out when possible. Dry feet thoroughly after bathing. Change socks regularly. A small amount of powder in shoes to absorb perspiration is helpful. Topical antifungal sprays and medications may be needed. If persists, get medical attention.
A 43-year-old member asked:

What are signs and symptoms of athlete's foot?

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Dr. Thomas Inwood
Podiatry 35 years experience
Athlete's foot: Although it can vary , usually there is whitish discoloration at the interspace or area between the toes , with or without itching . Sometimes there are fluid filled blister like lesions of varying sizes. Sometimes there are dry flaking lesions . Sometimes it is in a pattern called moccasin pattern . The best thing to do is to see your podiatrist for assistance .

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