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Soaking infected toe in warm water and salt

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Can I use neo-sporin and band aid for infected toe nail?

to sleep because my toe stings real bad. I am soaking in Epsom salt and warm water for the last half hour .... It is a little bit red, swollen so I know its infected. Should I just put neo-sporin and band aid for now? Its ...
 

Is there a home remedy for an ingrown toe nail?

remedy that we could try? i just had him soak his feet in warm salted water for the last 30 minutes. ...
 

Suggest treatment for toe infection when suffering from diabetes

sides of my big toe. The toe then got infected. I have been soaking it in Epsom salt solution and have ...My big toe is turning to the right on my right foot. The second toe now lies overlapped on the big ...
 

Suggest treatment for fungal infection between toes

between the fingure peels off as if its soked in water, feel its because their is not much gap between ... afraid it wud lead to some infection in future, attached the pics, pls advice how to stop it ...
 

Suggest treatment to remove corn on toe

Just noticed I have a corn that s infected on my little toe, no red lines, just red and a bit swollen. Is it all right to soak it, and if so, in what? ...
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Is Epson salt in warm water good for wound in toe?

told me to soak my foot in warm water, epson salt and alcohol to make sure it doesn t get infected ...Hello doctor, I stubbed my toe yesterday you see, and I seem to have punctured it as well. The hole ...
 

How to get rid of toe infection?

my toe was stubbed a few days ago and now has turned into an infection. it hurts all the time and if anything comes into contact with it sends a sharp pain down my toe (its my big toe). i have soaked ...
 

Suggest medications for infections in big toe

grandson has infected big toe from dropping a drawer on it early in the summer. on his 4th round ... airing it, keeping it wrapped up, soaking it twice a day in Epsom salts. ...
 

How to treat a pus filled sore toe due to wearing a steel toe shoe?

My husband wears steel toe boots, when he does he gets a sore between one of his toes. It s gotten deep, and puse is comming out. The toe has turned red and I m sure it s infected. If we soak it in warm ...
 

Has white sore with pus between toe. Toe is swollen and hurts to walk. Treatment?

out of it. soaked in epsom salt several times a day the bacitracin. he says he feels a hard area when ... the foot. warm to touch. hurts to walk. guessing local infection n possible cellulitis.. any input ...
 

Infected toe. Tried salt water and betadine. Having pain. What is the treatment?

Please help me. I have an infected toe nail on my right foot . It s infected in the creases of the nail so on the sides where the nail meet the skin. I have been soaking it in hot salty water and before ...
 

Soaking infected toe

Hello I recently had an infected toe from a cut - I visited a nurse yesterday who drained and soaked it, and gave me antibiotics just in case. She told me to soak it today. Can I use a weakly diluted ...
 

Hurting toe, lavender toe nail. Will soaking the toe in warm water, epsom salt cure it?

off nail bed.Now that its oozing what should I soak it in?Warm water with epsom salt or peroxide ...I dropped a full crock pot on my toe a week ago today.not to black and blue except at cuticle ...
 

Suggest remedies for toe nail infection due to in growth

My son has an ingrowing toe nail for up to three months now had several infections and seen the doctor several times, we have soaked in salt baths, applied TCP, then in desperation applied Dettol, only ...
 

Toe injury, pus, no redness, numb and tingling. Normal or infected?

toe ripping the whole thing off. I have been cleaning with with peroxide , soaking in epsom salt .... Today is the fourth day and there isn t any puss but it still throbs and the tip and bottom of toe ...
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Under my big toe nail hurts so bad. Feels better when i put pressure on it, like wearing a sock. Its not a ingrown toe nail.
Hi, Thanks for your query. There could be nail cuticle infection. You may have to apply warm compresses over the affected toe. Regards,
 
My toes may be frost bitten. I was out in the cold with only panty hose on them. my toes are still tingly after 2 nights. help plz
Hi, You can take a Pain killers such as paracetamol or diclofenac in case of high irritation as per your need. An antihistaminic drug such as loratadine can be additionally taken. Do warm compression over the area by soaking teh foot in warm water for 2-3 times. Keep the foot elevated and do not expose to further cold. Wear double cotton socks. Take care.
 
Could a toe fungus and vaginal yeast infection be connected somehow?
hello dear thanks for your query at HCM toe fungus and vaginal yeast both belong to fungal infection only. but species of organism causing them are completely different and not very closely related to one another. toe fungus mainly caused by dermatophytes. vaginal infection mostly by candida . both different regards
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