Scrape surface — a piece of glass is good for this purpose. Cut in V-shape. Pack absorbent cotton under affected side. Paint with iodine.
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Take one drachm of muriatic acid, one drachm of nitric acid, and one ounce of chloride of zinc. Apply one drop of this mixture to the affected part once a day. This gives instant relief to the pain caused by ingrowing toenail.
Source: Audel’s Household Helps, Hints and ReceiptsFiled under Remedy | Tags: audel, feet, foot, ingrowing, muriatic acid, nitric acid, toe, toenail, toes, zinc chloride | Comment (0)