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How to treat fungal infection of the toe nails?

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Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney


Practicing since :2007

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Posted on Fri, 3 Aug 2018 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: hi what do I need to fix my toe nails thanks.
Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Fungal infection of the nails, take oral antifungals

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for being at Healthcaremagic
I have reviewed the attached photographs and you seem to be having fungal infection of the nails.
You need to take a course of oral antifungals.
If I was your treating doctor I would recommend you to take capsule itraconazole 200 mg twice daily for 1 week in one month.
These needs to be continued for atleast 3-4 months.
Oral antifungals are prescription drugs and you need to see the doctor in person to get them.
Dr Asmeet
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