Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
140 Doctors are Online

Getting treated for foot fungus. Was on medication for hypertension. Lot of stress. Any advice?

My son just told me he is being treated for a foot fungus which he thinks has gone systemic. Previously he has also been on meds for hi BP . HE is 40 yrs old, father to one yr old twin girls and was laid off last Feb. Lots of stress . I told him to make sure there is not an issue with the two meds he is using and also ask the pharmacist to check on the deficiency cause list for meds. OF course, I will recommend he consider Shaklee pre and pro biotics as a good place to start. HE bolts down his food, and I really thought he knew better that that. His whole system is going through a huge shift, and he is being counselled by a career counselor and clearing loads of past emotional issues etc etc. Homeopathy is a consideration. Have you treated this problem successfully? Eroca in Ottawa
Asked On : Fri, 6 Jul 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  32
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response
If he has a systemic fungal infection, he needs to take anti fungals course and complete it. It also means that he maybe immunocompromised which can happen due to stress. He has to continue his bp medications and monitor his bp regularly. This condition can be treated successfully.
Answered: Sat, 3 Aug 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor