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Allergy

Question
Posted by: Irene | 2019/02/04

Q.

Allergy concern

In December I noticed red spots on skin bit itchy, I applied milocort cream, now of late red pimples on foot, area top of foot and above heel behind, itchy yes, now saw dry skin which peels of when I pull what is this, must I go see a GP, I do have a toe nail fungus on left foot big toe only, very bad thickened nail.

Expert's Reply

A.

Allergy expert
- 2019/02/13

This could be an extension of the fungal infection of the toe nail and toes. The topical anti-fungal creams such as Canestan and Lamisil may not penetrate deep enough into the skin and you will need a long course of oral anti-fungal medication from your GP.

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