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What are some cures and home remedies for fungis?

What are some  cures and home remedies for fungis?

Vicks Vapo Rub: To tag on to dr. Hines' answer, soaking the involved nails in water may improve the penetration of the vicks into the nail. It could improve the effectiveness of this type of treatment. However, clearing this type of infection can take an annoyingly long time. Bottom line, always make sure it is a fungal infection. ...Read more

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Fungi (Definition)

Fungi are multi-cellular organisms that grow as yeasts, molds, and mushrooms. Human disease can be cause by fungi that grow as yeasts or molds. Some of these fungi live normally on human skin and do not cause symptoms. Others that normally live in the environment and can cause serious disease when in humans. Still other fungi cause less serious disease such as diaper ...Read more


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What are some home remedies for allergies?

What are some home remedies for allergies?

Home remedies allerg: There are several things you can do at home for allrgic symptoms.1for nasal congestion you can use saline nose drops2wash your hair with warm water and shmpoo as pollens can get collected during the day3wear surgical mask on high pollen days outside4drink pepperment tea5use staem to clear your sinuses6no carpets and wash your sheets weekly to prevent house dust mite, dehumidify your home. ...Read more

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What are some home remedy cures for severe toenail fungus?

What are some home remedy cures for severe toenail fungus?

None: There is no home remedy for severe toenail fungus. A severe toenail fungal infection needs aggressive treatment by a physician. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for phenomia?

What are some home remedies for phenomia?

? pneumonia ?: I presume you are asking about the respiratory infection, pneumonia. Not all cases require antibiotics. Rest, a lot of fluids, steam inhalation is most important. Coughing is actually helpful and need not be suppressed unless it causes breathing difficulty or prevents rest. Acetominophen/Tylenol can be used for fever and to aid comfort. If persistent fever or symptoms >5-7 days, see doctor. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for vaginismus?

What are some home remedies for vaginismus?

Treatment program...: Vaginismus is considered one of the most successfully treatable female sexual disorders. Many studies have shown treatment success rates approaching nearly 100%. Treatment resolution follows a manageable, step-by-step program involving personal exercises, couple exercises, vaginal dilators, etc. One site where these steps are well described is: Vaginismus.com. Best wishes! ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for yeast infection?

What are some home remedies for yeast infection?

Natural approach: Natural approaches to yeast infections: 1. Wear underwear that is cotton vice synthetic 2. If you have a yeast infection avoid wearing underpants when you go to bed at night. 3. Don’t wear tight fitting panties & pantyhose. 4. Use natural tampon/ feminine pads (avoid those which are scented). 5.Avoid douches as well as use of harsh, drying soap on genitalia. 6. Rinse genitalia very well after >>. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for sinusitis?

What are some home remedies for sinusitis?

See below: Most sinusitis will resolve without any specific treatment. Topical (neosynephrine) or oral (pseudephedrin) decongestants and saline nasal sprays give symptomatic relief. They are available without prescription. Only for severe or intractable infections are appropriate prescribed antibiotic treatments indicated. ...Read more

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What are some home cures for esophagitis?

What are some home cures for esophagitis?

Esophagitis cures: There is alot you can do for acid reflux: lose weight, no tea or coffee, no eating 3hr. Before bedtime, decrease fat intake, raise the head of your bed 4-6inches, and then take otc medication you can get at your pharmacy----pepcid, prilosec, zantac, (ranitidine) etc. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for insomnia?

What are some home remedies for insomnia?

Risk/benefit: It is important to start w/ medical evaluation. Otc, herbal, and nonprescription remedies are not entirely benign and most have warnings abotu drug interactions, and more than short term use. Cognitive-behavioral therapy with relaxation traingin and sleep hygiene has been found to be more effective than meds: http://cpancf.Com/articles_files/psychotherapeuticotcherbalinsomniatreatments.Asp. ...Read more

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What are some home cure for gout?

What are some  home cure for gout?

Gout cure: None that i know of. It takes medication to stop the attack and another to help prevent future ones. Diet is important as well. ...Read more

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What are some natural home remedies for allergies?

Natural Remedies: Neti pots rinse the nasal cavity with saline solution, flushing out allergens and loosens mucus. Prepackaged saline nasal sprays function much like Neti pots, but some find them easier to use. HEPA filters ease symptoms by trapping allergens and other airborne irritants, such as pet dander and dust. Temporary relief from hot steam shower. Capsaicin-based nasal sprays (Sinus Buster). ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for a toothache?

What are some home remedies for a toothache?

Not DIY project: There are no home remedies or cures for rotten teeth. No magic pills or rinses or mouthwashes. Toothaches need to be treated locally by a dentist, someone who has years of experience treating these conditions. The sooner you call the sooner you will feel better. Please don't delay, the pain may soon be unbearable. ...Read more

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What are some good home remedies for sinus infections?

What are some good home remedies for sinus infections?

Sinusitis: You can irrigate the sinuses with a rinse via a netti-pot, you can use a decongestant like pseudoephedrine, there may be nasal steroid sprays, and antiinflammatories. If, however, you develop facial pain and swelling, fever, headache, persistence of other symptoms please go see a doctor asap. Sinus infections can have major complications. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for teething?

What are some home remedies for teething?

Palliative care firs: Teething rings and damp frozen wash clothes are excellent teething aides. Use the appropriate amount of tylenol (acetaminophen) for severe teething discomfort. Avoid using medications that you rub on the gums b/c they only last for 10 to 15 minutes. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for a fungal toenail?

What are some home remedies for a fungal toenail?

Several treatments.: 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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What are some home remedies for vaginal itching?

What are some home remedies for vaginal itching?

Cause?: What's the cause of the itching? Rather than trying to come up with a home remedy, you first need to know what exactly you are treating. Make sure to get checked by a doctor! ...Read more

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What are some good home remedy antibiotics?

What are some good home remedy antibiotics?

Garlic , honey, and : Vinegar...There is a book with that title. Homey is a natural antibiotic. Also consult with a homeopath and a chinese medicine practitioner. Many herbs have antibacterial and antiviral properties. There are some great remedies for infections as well.. Example kali bichromicum (homeopathic) is excellent for sinus infections.... ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for migraines?

What are some home remedies for migraines?

Sleep: One of the best remedies for migraine is a nap, particularly in a cool and dark room. Often a cool compress can help as well. There are some vitamin supplements that can be helpful including magnesium and riboflavin-talk to your doctor about the safety of adding those to your regimen. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for great toothache?

What are some home remedies for great toothache?

Try the phone!: In reality, the best home remedy for a terrible tooth ache is a visit to the dentist. Use your telephone to make an appointment to permanently solve your pain. Home remedies are for the most part a a temporary band aid and don't give comprehensive relief. A great toothache mandates professional attention! Good luck and don't be afraid...modern dentistry is painless! ...Read more

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What are some cures and home remedies for fungis?

Vicks Vapo Rub: To tag on to dr. Hines' answer, soaking the involved nails in water may improve the penetration of the vicks into the nail. It could improve the effectiveness of this type of treatment. However, clearing this type of infection can take an annoyingly long time. Bottom line, always make sure it is a fungal infection. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for the treatment of foot fungus?

What are some home remedies for the treatment of foot fungus?

Since topical : Antifungals are so readily avialable and are effective - that is what i recommend. ...Read more

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What are some home remedy cures for severe toenail fungus?

None: There is no home remedy for severe toenail fungus. A severe toenail fungal infection needs aggressive treatment by a physician. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if there is any home remedy for fungus in toenails?

Can you tell me if there is any home remedy for fungus in toenails?

There are many: But their efficacy is questionable, there are many products available at the local drug store and there are two new topical prescriptions due out this year. ...Read more

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Can I make a treatment to cure nail infections/fungi?

Can I make a treatment to cure nail infections/fungi?

Yes: You can try tea tree oil, vick's vapo rub or duct tape. These are easy to buy over the counter. ...Read more

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Is there a good home remedy for toenail 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 and most effective home remedy for toenail fungus?

None: 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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What is a good home remedy for toenail fungus and risk of spreading to others?

What is a good home remedy for toenail fungus and risk of spreading to others?

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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What is the best remedy to cure a toe nail fungus?

What is the best remedy to cure a toe nail fungus?

Drugs: Usually onychomycosis persists life long unless treated with an effective anti-fungal agent such as terbinafine or itraconazole which have replaced the more toxic griseofulvin. You need a doctor's prescription for the oral meds laser treatments are now being offered. ...Read more

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What is a natural home remedy for toe-nail fungus?

What is a natural home remedy for toe-nail fungus?

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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Is there a home remedy that really works for toe nail fungus?

No: Sorry, there is no home remedy that really works. They help the appearance but none has been shown to help actually "cure" a toenail fungal infection. Sorry. ...Read more

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What to do if i need a natural home remedy for toe-nail fungus?

What to do if i need a natural home remedy for toe-nail fungus?

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. 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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Is there any safe and effective home remedy for toe nail fungus?

Is there any safe and effective home remedy for toe nail fungus?

Not really : There are many home remedies for toenail fungus. However none that i know will get you fungus free. The key word in your question is "effective". Home remedies may help slow down the fungus or breakaway some of the build up but I have not seeing toenail fungus cured with home remedies. ...Read more

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What's recommended as a cure for toe nail fungus using home remedies?

Home remedies: Tea tree oil is the only home remedy that might possibly work. I really do recommend the cutera nail laser with topical such as formula 3 and the steri shoe for all shoe gear. ...Read more

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How can I cure finger nail fungus of the right hand? Ichecked on the internet, but it only speaks of possiblecures for toenail fungus. Are there any home remedies for it?

Not particularly: There are many purported home remedies but a fungal nail infeciton requires oral anti-fungal medication. First you need a proper diagnosis and then treatment. The teatment for finger nail fungus is the same as toe nail fungus only shorter. Many things mimic nail fungus and is not fungus. Bacterial infections can do this. See a dermatologist and get a proper diagnosis and proper treatment. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of scrotal fungus?

What is the treatment of scrotal fungus?

Over the counter: Scrotal fungus is termed tinea crura, and is easily treated with over the counter antifungal creams, powder, or spray. Tinactin and Lamisil are two very common ones.. either formulation works, just follow the instructions on the bottle or tube. ...Read more

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What is the best remedy for a foot fungus?

What is the best remedy for a foot fungus?

Topical antifungals: Apply a topical antifungal treatment that you can buy over the counter to the involved skin several times a day until 1 week after the rash has resolved. I find that the cans of liquid spray antifungals such as micatin, lotrimin, tinactin (tolnaftate) are all quite effective used as directed. ...Read more

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I have nail fungus. Is there any remedy for this?

Yes: Lamisil (terbinafine) 250mg daily for 3 months is the current recommended remedy. The way the medicine works is to arrest the progression of the fungus up the nail. With the fungus growth stopped, as your nail grows, the infection is pushed off the end and it may take 9-12 months for it to grow off completely. Lamisil (terbinafine) is implanted into the nail bed and stays there for the duration after you do the 90 days. ...Read more

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What is a good homemade fungus treatment?

What is a good homemade fungus treatment?

The recipe is...: Don't assume you have a fungus (even if you are a fun guy). Many skin problems can look fungal, and may even have an element of fungus in them, but it's important to get an accurate diagnosis before treatment. You can try using an otc anti-fungal medication. If it works, you need to treat it for 30 days, since fungal spores live for 30 days, even if it goes away in a couple of days. ...Read more

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Fungal epididymitis treatment? Types of fungus capable of causing epididymitis?

Fungal epididymitis treatment? Types of fungus capable of causing epididymitis?

Epididymitis: What causes epididymitis? Infections: these include urinary tract infections, sexually transmitted infections (stis), or infections that have spread from your prostate. Medicine: certain medicines may irritate the lining of your epididymis and cause pain and swelling. Ask for more information on medicine that can cause this. Trauma: an injury to your scrotum or a catheter or other objects. ...Read more

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Fungus (Definition)

Consisting of a florid overgrowth due to exposure to ...Read more