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Will lavender or rosemary oil help treat nail fungus? have already tried apple cider vinegar, listerine, coconut and tea tree oil

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Dr. Joseph Newman answered

Specializes in Podiatry

Lavender and rosemary oil are no better than the other remedies you have mentioned.

Answered Sep 29, 2013

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Dr. Libby Putnam answered

Specializes in Podiatry

Toenail fungus is very common, and unfortunately very difficult to cure 100%. We can test the nail to see if it is a callused or traumatized nail or if it is indeed fungus, and from there you have several options: topical or oral antifungal medications, laser nail treatment, or removal of the nail in severe cases. See your doctor to talk about which treatment is right for you.

Answered Oct 13, 2015

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