Foot Fungus Treatment Medications

Foot fungus treatment usually involves the use of topical medications to cure the infections. The topical medications used as part of a foot fungus treatment can either be chemical based or herbal based. Most of the topical medications used for foot fungus treatment, can be bought over-the-counter without a prescription.



The topical medications used for foot fungus treatment can be of various forms which include creams, lotions, and ointments. When topical medications used for foot fungus treatment do not effectively cure the symptoms of the infection, oral medications are prescribed. Most of the oral medications used for foot fungus treatment are expensive. Therefore, natural remedies are being sought for foot fungus treatment rather than over-the-counter medications.

Imidazole drugs used for foot fungus treatment inhibit the growth and reproduction of the fungus by attacking the enzymes of the fungal cell walls. Two commonly used medications for foot fungus treatment include clotrimazole and miconazole. Some of the side effects caused by these medications when used for foot fungus treatment include mild gastrointestinal distress and some liver and kidney related problems. Itraconazole available in capsule form is one of the other imidazole drugs used for foot fungus treatment. Allylamines are used for foot fungus treatment, when the infections are stubborn. Oral antibiotics are prescribed for foot fungus treatment, if the infection is bacterial.

Stronger antifungal medications are prescribed for foot fungus treatment, if the infections become systemic. Some of the commonly used oral medications for foot fungus treatment include griseofulvin and concentrated forms of terbinafine and itraconazole. The side effects caused by griseofulvin when used for foot fungus treatment include headache, nausea, and numbness. Essential oils such as tea tree oil, oregano oil, and geranium oil are widely used for foot fungus treatment. These oils when used as part of foot fungus treatment not only cures the infection but also provides a soothing effect to the skin.


 





 

 

 

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