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How do you get rid of fungus under toe nails ?

How do you get rid of fungus under toe nails ?

Medication or laser: Fungus is an organism theat thrives in the skin and nails and lives in a dark, damp environment like shoes and socks. First you need to culture the nail to determine it is fungus. Once confirmed, discuss with your podiatric physician possible treatments. These would include topical and oral meds and laser. ...Read more

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How do I naturally get rid of toe nail fungi?

How do I naturally get rid of toe nail fungi?

Poorly effective: Over the counter or non-prescription, medications for toenail fungus are prevalent. However in my opinion, poorly effective against the infection. There are many medications directed to softening the toenails and improving the appearance of it. This does little to cure the fungus. There are few exceptions out there. Look for a medication with an active ingredient against fungus. Please remember, t. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of toenail fungus?

How do you get rid of toenail fungus?

At: My office we treat fungal nails with oral medication and we use laser which we find very effective. ...Read more

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How do u get rid of finger nail fungus?

How do u get rid of finger nail fungus?

Antifungal: You could take an antifungal pill prescribed by a doctor. There are also some topical antifungals that may help. Some people advocate natural remedies including tea tree oil and vinegar. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of toe nail fungus and prevent fungus on my hands?

How do I get rid of toe nail fungus and prevent fungus on my hands?

Medicine works best: There is no home remedy that is effective. You can try topical antifungal medications, but the ones provided in podiatry offices are more effective than those in the pharmacy. There are other options, including oral medication, that are also effective. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of finger nail. Fungus ?

How do I get rid of finger nail. Fungus ?

Med from doctor: Now thankfully the medications needed to treat fungus of the nails is generic and not so expensive. Nothing else works nearly as reliably. It can rarely cause liver problems to take these medications, but most people can take it safely. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of toenail fungus?

How do I get rid of toenail fungus?

Seek treatment: No home remedy works. Over the counter topicals don't work either. Some podiatrist offices sell a topical that may work. There are also pills and laser treatment than can be considered. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of ingrown toe nails?

How can I get rid of ingrown toe nails?

See a foot doctor: There are minor in office surgical procedures to fix this. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of finger nail fungus ?

How can I get rid of finger nail fungus ?

Sporonox: A prescription anti fungal like sporonox can take it away. You take it for a week, take three weeks off and repeat it for three cycles. Hopefully that will take care of it. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of foot fungus?

Have them evaluated.: There are topical and oral antifungal medications available for the treatment of foot fungus. Have your feet evaluated and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of fungus toenails?

We can try!: 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. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of ingrown toenails?

How do you get rid of ingrown toenails?

Minor surgery: It requires local anesthesia & then the piece of nail is removed & a chemical is used to cauterize tissue so the nail does not grow back. ...Read more

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How do youget rid of fungus under the nail of your big toe?

How do youget rid of fungus under the nail of your big toe?

Usually a pill: Toenails are hard to clear up. An oral anti-fungal pill is usually the most effective. There are also paint-on products like penlac (ciclopirox). Some people can clear it using vick's vapo rub. All of these take months to do the job. ...Read more

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I have fungus toenails on both feet. What can I do to get rid of fungus toenails?

We can try!: 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. ...Read more

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What are ways to get rid of toe nail fungus?

We can try!: 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. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of toenail fungus?

How can  I     get  rid of toenail fungus?

Three options: There are three main treatment options for toenail fungus. The first option is an oral medication. The tablets although highly effective do have some possible side effects and consequences. Direct doctor supervision is needed. The second option is laser treatment. This option is also highly effective, in my experience, without any significant side effect. The third option is a topical medication. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of toenail fungus?

Three options: There are three main treatment options for toenail fungus. The first option is an oral medication. The tablets although highly effective do have some possible side effects and consequences. Direct doctor supervision is needed. The second option is laser treatment. This option is also highly effective, in my experience, without any significant side effect. The third option is a topical medication. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of ingrown toe nail ?

Podiatrist: A podiatrist can remove the ingrown nail and evaluate the reason you may be getting it. There is a simple procedure that can be done to resolve the problem for good if you are a candidate. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of fungus under the nail of my big toe?

Many treatments: There are otc meds, prescription meds, surgery, laser treatment. Another words, there is no definitive treatment. ...Read more

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Fungus (Definition)

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