Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
184 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Suggest remedy for swelling in toe with nail infection

a similac baby formula can fell and cut the top of my toe on May 1st and I treated it with antibiotic ointment for a week. It dried up and I had no pain, but then last week it started swelling and the pain is back I also noticed pus coming out from the top bottom of my nail what do I do?
Tue, 16 Jun 2015
Report Abuse
General & Family Physician 's  Response
HI , you have to get your nail examined, doc has to see the wound, extent of infection and then he will put you on suitable antibiotic.. thank you.
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]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

Hi, ny nail fell off on my big toe over a year ago and ever since I ve had problems the left side was.infected and the doctor said it was an...