Fungal nail infection: Assessing the new treatment options
Georgeanne Botek, DPM
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic
Address: Georgeanne Botek, DPM, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, A41, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195
ABSTRACTOnychomycosis can be improved or eradicated with appropriate treatment. Newer oral antifungal drugs are highly effective and have few adverse effects, although care in prescribing is needed because of potential drug interactions and hepatobiliary dysfunction.