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Is the miracle nail fungus treatment real?

No "miracles". Toenail fungus is very common, and unfortunately very difficult to cure 100%. There's no one treatment that will cure everyone. You can choose from 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...

What toe nail fungus treatment is good?

Many. Different treatments work for different people. It may consist of topical meds, oral meds, laser, surgery. Read more...
Oral vs. topical. There are multiple topical options at your local pharmacy. The most effective would be oral lamisil (terbinafine). There are now a few doctors using laser treatments. Insurance will mot pay for the laser so cost may be an issue. Read more...
Not guaranteed. 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. I've seen natural oil remedies work, but rarely. You can also try laser therapy, antifungal creams, paints, or even oral medications if your doctor deems you healthy enough to take them. Read more...
Fungus. Personally I do not prescribe the oral meds as their safety profile just isn't good enough. I use topicals and laser with good success . Read more...

What should I look for in an over-the-counter nail fungus treatment?

See below. Unfortunately, no over-the-counter nail fungus treatments available have actually been proven effective in peer-reviewed studies. Read more...
Nail fungus. In my experience, over-the-counter nail fungus treatment is only effective in very mild cases. Prescription medications and to be stronger and more effective. Important thing to note when treating any fungus of the nail is that it takes a very long time for the nails to improve and medication should be applied daily as well as nails be kept short and filed thin. Read more...