Red itchy swollen big toe. How to treat this quickly?

Antifungal cream. It could be a fungal infection. You could try an otc antifungal cream. However, if your toe is red and swollen, it could be a bacterial infection and you would need to see your podiatrist.

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Toes red itchy and swollen on left foot from playing tennis. What's best home remedy for this?

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