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Can you give me advice with medication for nail fungus?

Many types. There are over the counter topical medicines, as well as homeopathic remedied, or oral prescription medication. Read more...

Can you give me suggestions with medication for nail fungus?

Difficult. There are many different medications but many are not effective. Although different medications work for different people. I would soak in listerine and then apply a topic liquid nail fungus. Read more...
See a dermatologist. First be sure of the diagnosis. Terbinafine pill taken 1 a day for 3 months works most of the time. Prescription costs $10. When it works, there is a better nail in a year. Laser costs $1200, not covered by ins., better nail in a year if it works. Topicals are much less effective and much more expensive. Meanwhile ventillate your feet, keep nails short, take sox off in bed. Read more...

Which is better nail fungus medication: polish versus pill?

Oral medication . Is normally more effective and has a better success rate. . However oral medication is not for everyone. See your physician. Read more...
Pill. Is more effective. Those polishes work less than 10 percent of the time, . Read more...

What health insurance plan covers toenail fungus medication and nail removal surgery?

Most. Some plans will require pre-authorization for medication. I don't know of any plan that will not cover nail removal . Read more...
Fungus. It has been my experience that insurance does not cover the medication , but all cover the removal. Read more...

Dr. Jeffrey kass, my no. S were 65 and 68. The medicine is for nail fungus its prescribed and it starts with an a?

AST. Range is 5-40 iu/l alt range is 7-56 iu/l so if your numbers are 65 and 68 respectively you should not take an oral antifungal agent and you should discuss with your doctor why your levels are out of normal range and if anything can be done to correct the numbers and reason why they are high. Read more...

How do you get nail fungus?

Several ways. Are you referring to fingernails? If so, over exposure to water, nail damage, manicures as well. Toenail fungus can occur from dampness (wearing boots constantly), nail damage, genetics (autosomal dominant). Read more...
Fungus is all around. The fungus is all around us. If you are suseptible and if the exposed to a critical degree, then the fungus can occur. Usually nail fungus starts first with a skin fungal infection. If you can control skin fungal infections (athlete's foot), then this can diminish the opportunity for the nail becoming infected. Washing and drying the foot well, changing sock daily can help. Dr l. Read more...
You must know a. Fun-guy! fungi spread by spores, which don't wash out of socks. Although we're all exposed to fungal spores, only those people and body parts susceptible to fungal growth get infected. It's not a cleanliness thing. Fungi like dark, warm, moist places (like inside a shoe), so anything you can do to reverse those conditions lowers your risk of getting infected, but sometimes, you just get infected. Read more...