Is there a cure for fungal infections?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Fungal infections can be cured. However, since many fungal infections are caused by commonplace fungi, it can be difficult to prevent it from coming back. There are several medications you can take to help the infection including creams, pills, and IV medications. Besides medicinal treatment, fungal infections can be helped by using clean, dry, cotton clothing and making sure that you do not share any items that might be infected.

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