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What is the best over-the-counter remedy for toenail fungus? Is it okay that I use nail polish? They look yellow and terrible.

Fungal Nails. Fungal infection of the nails is common, & no otc meds are proven to clear it. That said, it is usually a cosmetic problem & not a functional one. Nail polish won't hurt & will cover up the problem, which is often enough. There are medicines that can clear fungus from nails, but they can be expensive, & interact w/other meds. See your dr for more information. Read more...
Toenail fungus. There is no good otc treatment for toenail fungus. The laquers work slightly better than the creams, but it will basically only slow the process down. To get effective treatment you really need a prescription medication like Lamisil (terbinafine) (250 mg daily for 42 days) or sporanox. These are now available cheaply as generics (about $30 for a 6 week course). Read more...
No OTCs. Don't waste you time on otc meds. They don't work. Polish is a good cover up but it doesn't treat the problem. Besides anti-fungal pills, the best thing to try is laser. Read more...

I wonder if Fungi Nail solution for toenail fungus is effective if there is nail polish on toenail before I put solution? Can polish worsen it? Thanks

Nail polish is a- -barrier 2 the medication. Nails can discolor nails & it looks like a fungus but it is not. It will grow out a B normal. Also if you look at the base of the nail as it grows out, the nail is normal, compared to the area that still has color on it. Read more...

Could you tell me if my toenail fungus is cured will the nail get thin and normal?

Not always. If the fungus was in the nail for a long time and damaged the way nail grows it might not come back the same even though the fungus is dead. Read more...
Not always. If any trauma to nail matrix occurred then it could grow out abnormaly. Matrix is the growth center of the nail. Read more...
It might. The reason you hear so many different treatments for toenail fungus is because there is no perfect, sure-fire treatment that works 100% of the time. No one can guarantee your nail will return to "normal" after treatment for a fungus. Read more...