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Whats The Fastest Remedy For Athletes Foot On Your Feet Around Your Toes
Apply powder/cream.: First, it would be good to wash and dry the affected area. Then, apply an agent for athlete's foot, like a powder or cream, or spray. It is also good to change socks and underware/clothes daily. Repeat this process daily until it is gone. That should be as fast as it can be done. If the problem persists, see your doctor for treament with antifungal agents. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The skin on the bottom of my 9 yr old sons big toe just bubbled up and pealed off. Would that be athletes foot? He plays hockey. What treatment 4 him?
Hi i dont understand y i cant get rid of athletes foot for good.i use tinactin and it seems to kill it off fast then within a month or so it comes back to every toe on each foot.this has happened for the past 8 years?
Athlete's foot: The reason it comes back is because the skin at the bottom of the foot needs to be treated for 40 to 60 days , as that is how long it takes to turn over that skin layer . The other areas don't take as long , but certainly take longer than a couple weeks. Use the cream longer to get better results. If you still have no success , see your podiatrist for prescription medication ...Read more
Topical meds: Are the standard treatment. If you apply as directed 1-2 times a day, it is plausible to see eradication of the fungus. Keep in mind the inside of your shoe maybe hear boring fungus and you can potentially recontaminate. If you get reoccurrences, might need to treat shoes as well. ( not with the antifungal cream.). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Our 3 y.O has deep cracks in his skin under his little toes, is this athletes foot? His feet stay dry, we try to keep him barefoot wht else shd we do?
Both of Feet In Between My Toes Really Itch and It Starts to Burn If i Itch Them Too Much, What Do i Do ? Is This Athletes Foot, It's So Uncomfortabl
Likely: Sounds like athletes foot, which is a fungal infection having little to do with athletics. OTC antifungal creams can be highly effective. Used for 1-6 weeks depending on manufacturer's recommendation. Dry feet thoroughly after washing. If this does not work, visit primary doctor or dermatologist. ...Read more
My 11 yr old daughter has pealing feet, mostly her toes. It looks like athletes foot. Should I treat it with an over-the-counter Lotrimin, get an Rx?
Should I let a fungal nail infection on toes and athletes foot stop me from rubbing with my partners feet at night/sex?
Dry soles of feet, sore red, hard white patches and peeling behind toes. Athletes foot or dry skin? Seeing dr inweek need advce! Will buy lac-hydrin
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