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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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I have fungus under some of my toe nails. Are there alternative treatments (home) to get rid of it?

I have fungus under some of my toe nails. Are there alternative treatments (home) to get rid of it?

Maybe?: The reason you hear so many different treatments for toenail fungus is because there is no perfect, sure-fire treatment that works 100% of the time. I've seen vaporub work, as well as other natural oil remedies, but rarely. You can also try laser therapy, antifungal creams, paints, or even oral medications if your doctor deems you healthy enough to take them. ...Read more

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

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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Fastest way to get rid of toe nail fungus?

Fastest way to get rid of toe nail fungus?

Options: Any toenail takes approximately 8 months on an average to outgrow, therefore this is the time frame to get rid of a nail fungus. The best treatments are performed by your podiatrist and include: laser treatment and oral medications. ...Read more

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What are ways to get rid of toe nail fungus?

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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Does it get rid of nail fungus on toe?

Does it get rid of nail fungus on toe?

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 some ways to get rid of toe nail fungus?

What are some 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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What is the best way to get rid of toe nail fungus?

Best way: The best way to treat fungal nails is starting with cutera genesis nail laser treatment x 3. Apply formula 3 topical 2x a day. Purchase and apply all shoe gear to a steri shoe. Finally if an athelets foot is involved then an anti fungal 2x a day. ...Read more

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Is there any way to get rid of an advanced toe nail fungus?

Is there any way to get rid of an advanced toe nail fungus?

Yes: The nail should be taken out completely and new nail should come out, in the same we treat the fungal infection. ...Read more

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I have toenail fungus that is spreading to my other toes that keeps getting worse. How do I get rid of it?

I have toenail fungus that is spreading to my other toes that keeps getting worse. How do I get rid of it?

Undecylenic Acid: This is an antifungal solution which you can dab over the infested toenails. Do this twice per day. It is highly effective. Most larger drug stores will have this. There is also a cream version called Desenex which has the same product in it. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of foot and toe nail fungus/athletes foot?

How can I get rid of foot and toe nail fungus/athletes foot?

Different options: In order from least to most effective: Topical antifungals, oral antifungals, laser treatment (only for toe nails). ...Read more

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Annoying nail fungus on big toe. Any remedies to get rid of it?

Annoying nail fungus on big toe. Any remedies to get rid of it?

Many ways: Topical solutions, oral medications, laser treatments, surgical removal, homeopathic remedies, etc. The most used treatment is oral Lamisil (terbinafine) tablets once daily for 90 days. See a podiatrist for what may be best for your specific needs and expectations. ...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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Is there any way to get rid of advanced toe nail fungus without a prescription?

Not guaranteed.: The reason you hear so many different treatments for toenail fungus is because there is no perfect, sure-fire treatment that works 100% of the time. I've seen vaporub work, as well as other natural oil remedies, but rarely. You can also try laser therapy, antifungal creams, paints, or even oral medications if your doctor deems you healthy enough to take them. ...Read more

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