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Can I use bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) ds to treat toe nail fungus?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Not effective.

You need an antifungal.

In brief: Not effective.

You need an antifungal.
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Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
You need an anti-fungual not an antibiotic. Topical or oral antifungal consult your podiatrist
Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Won't work

Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) contains trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole which are two antibacterial antibiotics.
They have no effect on toe nail fungus infections.

In brief: Won't work

Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) contains trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole which are two antibacterial antibiotics.
They have no effect on toe nail fungus infections.
Thank
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