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Posted 7 Nov 2013 by • 4 answers
I've had an ingrown nail on my finger get infected and then begin to turn a purple-yellow-ish color as well as swell. After a few days, I awoke to my finger throbbing in pain and it had ballooned up to about twice its size in the tip! I read online you could possibly lose your finger if you ...
Posted 9 Feb 2018 by • 0 answers
I was prescribed Jublia for a fingernail infection called onycholosis and I got bad side effects. I wrote to the FDA and the manufacturer Valeant and they told me it's not FDA approved for anything other than onychomycosis, which is a fungal infection of the toenails only! I had peeling, ...
Posted 7 Jan 2018 by • 1 answer
I was diagnosed with a fingernail infection called Onycholysis not a toenail infection yet my dermatologist prescribed Jublia. It was extremely expensive and too strong where I had burning and swelling so I could NOT use it. I was given a 90 day supply and paid over $3500 for this drug that I can ...
Posted 7 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
I had a severe case of onycholysis of the fingernails and my dermatologist prescribed Jublia. It was a new drug that was extremely expensive and my insurance co did not even cover it. I put out over $3500 for a 90 day supply and I want my money back. I tried returning it to the pharmacy and they ...
Posted 18 Oct 2017 by • 0 answers
I have had a finger infection for a couple days now and it seems to have swelled down a bit but there’s a white circle under the edge of my fingernail it doesn’t hurt bad but I can feel it. Should I seek medical help? I’ve had finger infections a lot of times before and they all ...
Camping came home with a resident worm under my skin. Do I go to ER or urgent care or get a dr appt?
Posted 25 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
went camping. Noticed a day or two later what looked to be an in grown fingernail. But kept noticing it changing shape and wiggling around. It was there 2 days same spot. Of course i didnt want to be the idiot in the ER with an in grown fingernail. So i waited the next day after poking it pushing ...
Triple Antibiotic - I have a scratch caused from my fingernail and it is a lil swollen. It is on the
Posted 6 May 2017 by • 0 answers
... right side exterior
Posted 15 May 2017 by • 0 answers
My fingers are red and swollen and it hurts. Some of my nails are growing with ridges and have turned brittle.
Posted 11 May 2017 by • 0 answers
... how do I stop it? I'm afraid they could get so bad they would fall off? I also have ridges.
Posted 23 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 9 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
I hadn't realized they stopped completely until I was admiring my entirely intact Mani-Pedi THREE WEEKS after I did my nails, at which point I became concerned as my fingernails have always grown in strong and fast. I don't indulge in nail salons or gels, and I use the same brands of ...
Posted 24 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
... ciclopirox nail lacquer on my fingernails can I wash my hands or get the nails wet briefly after less time than that, like maybe 15 minutes or more as long as the hands/nails are only in water or soap briefly?
Posted 13 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
... then 2 pills a day for a week ... is that right ? can i take them that way ? ( i've been seeing where people take 1 a day everyday ) i have Fingernail fungus on three finger nails and it is spreading to another finger.. My doctor prescribed me jubilia at first but it was not helping, so ...
Posted 17 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
One nail :the infection is like an upside down yellow/white V shape which covers almost all the nail itself . The thumb is somewhat similar but only a patch of nail from tip is discoloured. The third nail is what the antiobiotics are for. Although not discoloured it is filled with infection, the ...
Posted 29 Jan 2016 by • 0 answers