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Old 05-18-2009, 10:50 AM   #1
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Fungus on toe nail

I have a fungus on two of my toe nails and my Dr. doesn't want to give me any prescription meds because of the chance of permanent liver damage. I heard something about a new laser treatment. Does anyone know anything about it and who does it, a dermatologist or foot doctor?

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Old 05-19-2009, 06:39 AM   #2
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Re: Fungus on toe nail

Have you tried the Vick's home remedy? Just put Vick's on them every morning and night. Lots of people swear it works.

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Cool Re: Fungus on toe nail

I've heard the same thing...Vick's Vapor Rub. If not that, WD 40, that fixes everything. LOL

Seriously tho...I've been reading for years about Vicks. I have not tried it myself asI'm lucky not to have nail fungus.. Good luck


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