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How could I deal with toe nail fungus with out taking meds?

Read below. You can try listerine to the toenail, soaks in dilute solutions of clorox, vinegar soaks or have the toenail removed or laser removal. See your podiatrist if you cannot clear this on your own. Read more...
Lasers - 1 poss. Laser treatment of fungal toenail infection has been shown to be effective at least in the short run. Long-term studies are lacking. It is possible for the fungus to come back and reinfect laser treated toenails. Most laser treatments are not covered by health insurance. Read more...

What is the most effective product to treat toe nail fungus?

Nail Fungus. There is nothing that is 100% effective other than permanent removal of nail. I have found a combination of laser treatment and oral to be most successful. Read more...
Oral antifungal a. Oral antifungal a such as terbinafine also known as Lamisil or itraconazole known as sporonox. A 3-4 month course. Follow this up with antifungal powder into shoes q week to try to prevent reoccurrence. Read more...
We can try! Toenail fungus is very common, and unfortunately very difficult to cure 100%. We can test the nail to see if it's a callused or traumatized nail or if it's fungus, and from there you have several options: topical (~30% effective) or oral (~70%) antifungal medications, laser nail treatment (80%), or removal of the nail in severe cases. See your doctor to talk about which treatment is right for you. Read more...

What are ways to treat ugly toe nail fungus without resorting to medicines?

LASER... It has been shown to be effective, but the laser treatment for toenail fungus is not covered by insurance plans, so be prepared to pay for this out-of-pocket! Read more...
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...

Please tell me, is toe nail fungus contagious to other people?

Technically . Yes it could be. In reality, if localized to the nail chances are not high to spread it. Assuming you aren't handling the toes.... Read more...

My son has toe nail fungus, how would he gave got it, is it contagious?

Various reasons. Toe nail fungus is common. It can develop when the toes remain warm and moist for extended periods. The fungus is something that is normally present, and kept in check, but certain conditions will set it up to get a 'foot' hold. One thing to be sure of is that he does not have unrecognised diabetes, and a simple blood test can exclude this. Toe nail fungus is not generally contagious. Read more...

What kind of doctor do you see for a toe nail fungus?

Dermatolgists. Dermatolgists are the main specialists. Sometimes, podiatrists with adequate training can do a good job. Read more...
Doctor Fungus. A podiatrist may be the best choice but there are several primary care and dermatologists who will also be able to help you. Read more...