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Can antibiotics help a nail disease?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Kevin Daus
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
Most nail disease is fungal and antibiotics with not work.
It is best to see a podiatrist so he can give you a diagnosis of the disease you have.

In brief: Depends
Most nail disease is fungal and antibiotics with not work.
It is best to see a podiatrist so he can give you a diagnosis of the disease you have.
Dr. Kevin Daus
Dr. Kevin Daus
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Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
Great answer.
Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Antibiotics will help if the nail is infected with bacteria.
It will not help with fungal infections or other nail diseases which are not caused by infection.

In brief: Yes
Antibiotics will help if the nail is infected with bacteria.
It will not help with fungal infections or other nail diseases which are not caused by infection.
Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dr. M. Christine Lee
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology
In brief: Yes
Yes there are antibiotics for bacteria and fungus that help nail disease.

In brief: Yes
Yes there are antibiotics for bacteria and fungus that help nail disease.
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dr. Robert Jackson
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