FungiNail claims on their product label to be a “pharmacist #1 recommended brand” but we have been unable to substantiate this claim. It’s a very strong formula using the highest concentration of Undecylenic Acid of any other product reviewed. In theory, this sounds like a positive but the high concentration may have adverse reactions for some users with more sensitive skin. We felt the product is definitely one of the best options for users as it contains more than double the concentration of Undecylenic acid compared to similar products. Please read the following breakdown of Fungi Nail, it’s pros and cons, and feel free to share any feedback you have regarding your experience with this product by taking our survey.
|74% Positive Feedback|
|$28-$49.95 per bottle|
|60 Day Return Policy|
* Not a scientific study of product efficacy. Based on user reviews. Learn more about our rating criteria. Results may vary.
FungiNail – What Is It?
Ingredients — What You Need to Know
Ingredient information gathered per label at time purchase. Information may vary over time. This list does not include all inactive ingredients.
FROM PRODUCT LABEL
- Clean affected area with soap and warm water and dry thoroughly.
- Apply a thin layer of Fungi-Nail Toe & Foot Anti-Fungal Solution over affected area twice daily (morning and night) or as directed by a doctor.
- The brush applicator allows for easy application under nails and surrounding cuticle area.
- Wear well-fitting, ventillated shoes, and change shoes and socks at least once daily.
- For athlete’s foot pay special attention to spaces between the toes.
- For athlete’s foot and ringworm, use daily for 4 weeks. If condition persists longer, consult a doctor.
- This product is not effective on the scalp or nails.
- Supervise children in the use of this product.
ClearGuard According to packaging – Moisture block technology is specially formulated to form a clear, water resistant barrier.
Athlete’s Foot – This formula is applicable to athlete’s foot as well.
Undecylenic Acid, 25% It’s strictly a high percentage of Undecylenic Acid which may be higher than necessarily needed. Buyer beware, higher concentrations may cause irritation or adverse effects. We recommend considering a lower concentration prior to use if you have sensitive skin. There are no known listed ingredients that may help moisturize or condition the skin to help offset potential irritation that may occur. Consult with a medical doctor or physician if you have any concerns.
All referenced Amazon reviews below are from Verified Purchases.
Safe UsageFor external use only, avoid contact with eyes. In case of accidental ingestion, contact physician, emergency medical care facility or Poison Control Center immediately for advice.
Do not use on children under 2 years of age unless directed by a doctor.
There is no mention as to whether or not this product is safe for pregnant or breast feeding women.
If there is no improvement within 4 weeks or if irritation occurs discontinue use immediately and follow up with a doctor.
There are no known side effects of this product. Be mindful of any allergies prior to use. Be weary that this is a powerful concentration of Undecylenic Acid that could cause adverse reactions such as irritation to users who are more sensitive to topical applications.
Description of Product
Following product images taken at time of review.
- $21 per bottle
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- $20 per Bottle
- Prices do not include shipping and handling.
- Orders over $120 include free shipping.
- Return policy is only honored when bought directly from company ONLY.
- No tax.
Warranties and Returns
If you are disatisfied with your results you can mail in a copy of the receipt with proof of purchase (UPC barcode from the package) or the wrapper from the bottle to receive a refund. If you do not have a receipt, you can receive a refund for the current WalMart price. Average turnaround time is 4-6 weeks to receive refund.Customer Satisfaction Customers report mixed feelings regarding this product but it is held in high regard. Customer service is available via toll free number (800) 824-4894. There does not appear to be email support. Manufacturer Information FungiNail is owned and operated by Kramer Laboratories, Inc. in Gables, Florida.
Fungi Nail is a popular Undecylenic Acid based product. It’s popular due to the unusually high concentration of the active ingredient; Undecylenic Acid, 25%. This is more than twice the concentration of similar products available.
Undecylenic Acid as an effective anti fungal ingredient on their monograph link 1. However, they suggest no more than 10% concentration. For this reason, you should pay particularly close attention for any adverse reaction when initially using this product as it may be more likely to cause irritation or other adverse reactions.
We are unable to find any studies suggesting that a higher concentration above 10% to be significantly more effective. The assumption is that the higher concentration will work harder to fight the fungal agents that cause nail discoloration.
Label indicates that “Anti-fungals work on contact to kill fungus but do not penetrate the nail”. This is noteworthy because other popular products often make the distinction that their product is designed to help penetrate the nail to deliver anti fungal agents to the source of the infection.
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I used this product for over the time recommended and saw absolutely no signs of improvement. Then I read the fine print and noticed that it was not for use on nail fungus...just for skin problems like athlete's foot. It did not help at all.
I got this at the local drug store and have been using it faithfully for a month now. The skin around the nail is definitely clearing up but the nail still has a way to go.
I continue to use this product and have had no issues. It's slow working like any other product out there but the price point is good.
I'm 70 years "young".
I used this item once and once was enough.
After my morning shower, I dried my feet well and applied this solution to both big toes only. Within 10 or so minutes both toes felt like they were on fire, as if it had Red Hot Pepper in the product. My husband said, when he read the info, it did say the toes could feel hot. I read the box info and nothing is mentioned about the toes getting hot.
The very hot feeling eased up as the day progressed and eventually subsided (many, many hours later) but both big toes felt strange, even after I showered the following morning. In fact, both big toes felt strange for several days later too.
I always wear sandals throughout the Summer and had sandals on after using this product and the rest of that day.
I decided that this product is not for me. More money wasted, as I filed the bottle in the round basket (wastebasket).