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... Could be a yeast infection, could be tinea unguis, could be anything, but mostly sounds like fungus to me. ... (1 replies)
... Any luck with the vapor rub and have you tried getting probiotics in your diet? ... (30 replies)
... I used some let over tea tree oil shampoo that i had.. It was amazing. Cleared up the athlete's foot in a couple of days. It is clearing up the toe nail fungus well. I also have started applying a coat of vicks vapor rub on the nail at night, and that has speeded up the process... ... (3 replies)

... Blue dog...what were the side effects of lamisil. I have the same problem that you did. I heard that putting vicks vapor rub on it would help. I have been doing this for a month and no change. ... (30 replies)
... I finally found out what the fuss over Vicks Vapor Rub and toenail fungus was all about. Seems the Vicks contains Thymol, which is the key ingredient that will 'kill' a BACTERIAL infection of the finger and toenails. ... (3 replies)
... had to go into the ER. big toe is throbbing & red & swollen. the pain was so intense that i thought i had broken the toe somehow... doc said it was an ingrown nail on the big toe (which has had mild fungus for 15 years but never pain). prescribed antibiotics (keflex 500mg for 7 days) and recommended soaking big toe in hot water with epsom salts 3 times a day. they gave me... (1 replies)
... i've had issues with my left big toenail for about the last 9 years when i dropped a large heavy box on my toe and the nail was damaged. ... (3 replies)
Nail fungus
Aug 3, 2009
... OKay I have been dealing with nail fungus or something for a year now. ... (8 replies)
Nail fungus
Jul 22, 2008
... removal regiment. When I was just 5 years old the toe next to my big toe on my left foot was ripped off in a freak accident. ... (13 replies)
... Okay, i must say i'm a bit relieved to hear that it is most likely not fungal on my big toe. ... (6 replies)
... They Advised A Supplemental Vitamin D And Calcium Vitamin. We Did That For A Month And It Still Keeps Happening. Then The Doctor Wanted Me To Try Putting Vicks Vapor Rub On All Of Their Nails Every Night For 2 Weeks In Case Of A Fungus And It Is Still Happening. Please Help Me In What To Do Next. ... (3 replies)
... counter treatments you can try and some 'home remedies' as well. Fungus is VERY hard to kill anc can take upwards of a year to even get it under control. ... (8 replies)
... I have written this on the board so many times as an answer to nail fungus questions that I thought I would just write it as a post. Hope it helps! ... (0 replies)
... with good results on one nail. But the drawback is that you have to apply it at least every day and you can't forget even once. Also I read it takes up to 7 months. ... (23 replies)
Fungus toenails?
Jun 9, 2006
... True fungus is characterized by nail plate yellwing, thickening, nail plate separation from the nail bed and apparent debris in the area of separation. ... (1 replies)
... HI...I have had nail fungus on and off for years. I originally used oral Lamisil which did get rid of it, but because of the side effects, I do not want to take it again. ... (23 replies)
... Yes, Vicks vapor rub is correct. There was an article in the Cleveland Plain Dealer some time ago and he Cleveland Pharmacists were actually recommending it for toe nail fungus. ... (8 replies)
... Are you saying VICKS .............Like Vicks vapor rub ? ... (8 replies)
... Marti, Thanks. THAT makes more sense now. I will probably stop using the acetone then but perhaps I will go to vinegar and continue with the Fungi-Cure. I would say that the acetone probably, at least punches it hard from the start but perhaps not a good idea to continue. :) But I'll just also say that initially I also had that type of dried skin (I think it was... (8 replies)
... it will penetrate the skin through the pores. As for Tea Tree Oil, vicks vapor rub, or any of the OTC ointments etc. ... (8 replies)




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