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Treating Toenail Fungus?

Does anyone know what can stop the itch of toenail fungus? I use Vicks and tree tea oil, but is there anything better? Please help, I am desperate.

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By Rosie from FL

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April 20, 20110 found this helpful
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Reader's Digest had an article on it this month, and their recommendation is half Listerine (the amber colored one--it won't stain your feet like the blue will, apparently) and half white vinegar; you soak your toes in it a couple of times a week.

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April 22, 20111 found this helpful
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Go to your nearest "Sally's" beauty supply store. Go to the nail section and pick up a bottle of "fung off" or another brand, I think they have two. Use it as directed. It costs very little.

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People who have acrylic nails sometimes get fungus under them and this is how they cure it. If there is no Sally's store near you go to a local nail shop and ask if they will sell you a bottle.

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April 21, 20111 found this helpful

I have had it on my left foot only for many years. I have tried oral meds as well as topical. Last year a laser treatment became available in my area. It was quite costly ($750 per foot,) but said it had a highly successful record of curing the nail fungus. If it didn't improve visibly in 6 mo, they offered to give me another treatment at no cost. Well the first treatment did nothing, nor did the 2nd treatment, and here it is about 6 mo. later and I could swear it has spread to another toe, after having not done so in 15 years. I am highly disappointed. Don't waste your money on that treatment.

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November 8, 20161 found this helpful

Use superglue! I have tried absolutely everything with no success. One day after ny doctor looked at it she commented that I had to keep any moisture away from it or nothing would work. I thought how on earth can I keep water and air away from my nailed? I went home that day and applied superglue to make an airtight/watertight barrier.

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Clearing up in a week without ant soreness! Yellowness disappearing within days. Gorilla Glue even has a brush applicator to paint on.

Wish I had this idea before I had spent so much time and money on penlac, rx pills, tea tree oil, vicks, coconut oil and all the OTC expensive nail fungus remedies with no results!

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