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05 Mar 2003

Fungal duration
Hi Doc;

I have had the fungal infection for about 3 weeks now. It started on one foot inbetween my toes, the GP gave me Lamizil cream & Nazarol tablets but now it's spread to my hands. I saw the Dermotologist this week who extended the same medication by a month & some cream for my hands. How long is the average duration for this type of fungal infection

Many thanks
Nelly
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CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

Gee, sometime these infections are very persistent and can last longer than 3 months. If there is no improvement after 6 weeks, you should let your dermatologist know. Good luck.
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