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I have a fungussy nail on my big toe, (podiatrist says is definitely fungus) it looks awful and is getting to be painful as nail is lifting away from bed. I have used the topical stuff for a couple of years, every morning and evening and it's not stopped it getting worse.
Receptionist at Dr's refusing to give me an appointment saying they'll just tell me to is the topical stuff for even longer and I've almost no chance of them prescribing me the antifungal pill you can take. Have gone through this with them three times.
Has anyone any tips on anything I can do to get rid of it or do I just ask if they'll write me a private prescription and I'll pay for the tablet? I'm otherwise healthy, no liver or kidney issues just a pretty disgusting looking sore toenail .
I know not serious but am fed up paying for the stuff to paint on and it doing nothing.
I don't know if you've tried it but whenever I have a toe infection or nasty nail I bathe my foot in a tub of hot salt water. It seems to clean the infection up. I'm sure you've tried it but just wanted to let you know