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Posted: 6/17/2001 2:36:11 PM EDT
So like I yanked out a hangnail from my big toe last night. This morning I wake up and it is hurting like hell and a red around the edge of the nail. I left it alone but when I had to go out it hurt so bad that I was limping when I walked. The only medicine I could find was an old tube of neosporin. So I used that and ate some moldy bread for the penecilin. Will that work?
Link Posted: 6/17/2001 2:50:44 PM EDT
Should work just fine. That's how I get rid of my [s]HANGFIREs[/s] Oops. I mean Hangnails. Seriously though.. Clean out the area thoroughly and rinse with hydrogen peroxide or another antiseptic. THEN apply an antibiotic cream to the afflicted area. Watch out---> Hangfag might report you to the podiatric police !
Link Posted: 6/17/2001 2:54:15 PM EDT
never had that problem, but I feel for ya... I guess... Kinda... Maybe not. Keep it to yourself next time ummkay? Like, totally gross me out Becky!
Link Posted: 6/17/2001 2:54:20 PM EDT
Hangnails hurt like a MF i know i just had one luckey i was going in for foot surgery the next day so they fixed it when they were fixing the foot. what i would do is either cut the damn skin be carefull not to cut to deep or go in and have it looked at by a doctor. probly choice #2
Link Posted: 6/17/2001 3:20:48 PM EDT
When I have this kind of problems I usually rinse the toe with cold water for about 1 min. and then I spray deodorant over it to take care of the infection. If it does not work then I shoot it. I got only 3 toes left.
Link Posted: 6/17/2001 3:39:54 PM EDT
tequila works me.[:D] drew has the right answer for you.just make sure you keep it clean and as dry as possiable for the next 7-10 days.you should be back to normal(ha ha)in that time frame.i've been there too,so i know it hurts like hell.mmk
Link Posted: 6/17/2001 3:51:39 PM EDT
If your toe is still pink in color it is probably infected (same thing happened to me). Go see someone and get some antibiotics for that before it gets out of control. Good luck.
Link Posted: 6/17/2001 3:52:14 PM EDT
I once ripped off a thumbnail and the neosporin saved the day. Just keep it clean.
Link Posted: 6/17/2001 4:11:10 PM EDT
You may want to try soaking it in warm salt water. Same treatment used for in-grown toe nail post-op patients.
Link Posted: 6/17/2001 5:57:54 PM EDT
I tear my toenails off all of the time, but this is the first it hurt so bad I couldn't wear shoes. I was getting kinda scared that it might be a staph infection. I poured H2O2 on the toe and it bubbled up like crazy then put more neosporin on. It feels a little better, but I still can't put my shoe on!
Link Posted: 6/17/2001 6:07:40 PM EDT
Hopefully its not infected. The feet have some nasty bugs. If it gets warm, swells, or the pain gets worse, get red streaks going up towards your leg, I would go to the ER or see your doc right away. Better than losing a toe.
Link Posted: 6/17/2001 7:38:47 PM EDT
Try hacking off the foot. Worked for me... three times.
Link Posted: 6/18/2001 2:20:22 PM EDT
Link Posted: 6/18/2001 2:30:29 PM EDT
You better go to the doctor. Don't fool around and get blood poisioning. I feel for you my friend. I have had the same problem before and it hurts like bitch. I had one really bad during basic training. Hell the pain from my toe far outweighed the other B.S. I was going through at the time. Good luck!
Link Posted: 6/18/2001 3:04:47 PM EDT
Hook up with a Virgin with a Foot Fetish! [:D] OHH - Wait - that won't work for you [;D] HMMMMMMM ! maybe go to McUzi.com and look at PORN - Will make you forget the Pain [:P]
Link Posted: 6/18/2001 3:19:38 PM EDT
Sorry man but you are going to die
Link Posted: 6/18/2001 3:20:16 PM EDT
Invest in a pair of nail clippers and quit yankin' on the darn things.
Link Posted: 6/18/2001 3:42:17 PM EDT
Seriously - pay [i]very[/i] close attention to that toe. You have some kind of infection. If you develop red streaks on your foot [red] get to a doctor[/red]! If I were you, I'd get to a doctor anyway and get on some antibiotics. One of the guys I work with had a similar problem (with the streaks). He went to see the doctor and they told him they had to take the entire toenail off. He said "OK, when I get back from this out of town job next week". They said "You're not going anywhere. The toenail comes off tomorrow. You wait 'till next week and we'll be removing your foot." Not fun. Good luck. [sniper]
Link Posted: 6/18/2001 10:55:55 PM EDT
The h2o2 and neosporin worked and my toe doesn't hurt anymore so I ain't going to no doctor! I had a staph infection a couple times when I was a kid, red lines and all. I still remember the huge pink penecillin pills and how bad they made my pee smell.
Link Posted: 6/18/2001 11:05:49 PM EDT
Originally Posted By Imbrog|io: I was getting kinda scared that it might be a staph infection!
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This is not good at all! Remember that staph infection is the exact same thing that Rosie O'Donut had!! If you don't get treated immediately go [i]will[/i] turn into a fat pinko muff eating liberal lesbian!! I beg of you, get to a doctor before it's to late.........if you already have muff pie on your mind you may already be to far gone!! sgtar15
Link Posted: 6/18/2001 11:37:40 PM EDT
One Word: Captain Morgan's Spiced Rum...... Wait, that's four words. Never mind.
Link Posted: 6/19/2001 12:25:15 AM EDT
Just have another Cap'n & Coke & your English will surely get better...
Link Posted: 6/19/2001 12:58:50 AM EDT
Dont forget...Both Calvin Coolidges son and Bob Marley reportedly died of foot infections...
Link Posted: 6/19/2001 1:33:11 AM EDT
Link Posted: 6/19/2001 9:16:17 AM EDT
Everyone knows that Captain Morgan's is for WOMAN who say "my pussy hurts" Get yourself some Black Seal or Myers Rum. Stay away from that spiced rum crap. "Captain Morgan's is what rum drinkers drink when they aren't drinking rum." Soak your toe in a bowl of Jack and peroxide... BISHOP
Link Posted: 6/19/2001 9:27:06 AM EDT
The only sure cure for a hangnail is AMPUTATION. [chainsawkill]
Link Posted: 6/19/2001 9:46:14 AM EDT
When the red area turns yellowish/white and is swollen with mild infection and painfull to touch make a small cut and sqeeze out the puss. It will be fine a day or two after that.[:X*]
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