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What is the medicine for curing nail fungal infection ?

i have nail fungal last 5 yrs , i am useing nuforce 150 but i did not get complete cure . plz suggest me
Sun, 22 Apr 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi...dear sushil...,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
Nail fungus is called...TENIA UNGUIM...,
For this good treatment is there..,
1) Amorolfine.....5% Loceryl...(Galderma)
it is nail lacquer.....after sharpening of nails...,
apply this on affected part daily night times...,
2) Tab Fluconazole 150 mg weekly for 8 weeks..,
will give very good result...ok thanQ...,
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General & Family Physician Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha.'s  Response
Hi welcome to H.C.M.Forum, nail infection is a deep seated infection, takes long time to be cured completely. you need to use antifungal drugs, antifungal steroid ointment for local application under the supervision of a dermatologist. thank you.
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