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The cuticle of my big toe on my bunion foot is red and

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The cuticle of my big toe on my bunion foot is red and inflamed. I plan to call my foot doctor tomorrow but it's worse than it was yesterday. In the meantime, should I take some amoxillion.that I normally take before a dentist appointment?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I'm Dr.Nitika-a board certified physician. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

You can take Amoxicillin if you have infected one.

Also do warm water soaks 3-4 times per day.

Take OTC Advil and Zyrtec at night.

Wear loose shoes or slipper.

You should elevate your foot.

If your symptoms'll not improve then see your doctor for a clinical exam.

Hope this helps.
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Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 1 year ago.

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