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Measures to get over rash on the penis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   i am Dr XXX here
Doctor :   tell me your query
User :   i have a red patch on my penis head and it irritates me a lot
User :   XXXXXXXX here
Doctor :   since when ?
Doctor :   may i know your age please ?
User :   24
User :   for 6 months
Doctor :   where exactly it is ?
User :   i saw dermatologist but their cream helps me but again its there....its not curing
Doctor :   on the shaft or on the tip ?
User :   on my penis head
Doctor :   is it itchy ?
User :   redness
User :   no
User :   its a bit irritating
User :   i couldnt explain
User :   other than tht nothing
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so what cream were you applying on it ?
User :   rexizole
User :   gave by dermatologist
Doctor :   any history of unprotected sexual intercourse ?
User :   tht redness is not always
User :   at times it will disappear and again it will cme
User :   especially after i masturbate it becomes more red
User :   nope
User :   i never had sex
User :   i swear
Doctor :   ok
User :   but i used to masturbate
Doctor :   so when you were applying the cream did it went ?
User :   ya
User :   it went but again it will cme
User :   its not getting fully cure
User :   i lost hope
User :   i dont know y it came and how
User :   other than masturebate i never done anything wrong
Doctor :   ok well the problem
Doctor :   is that it is surely a fungal infection
Doctor :   and the cream was not enough for it
User :   then?
User :   but it was for 6 months
Doctor :   you would also would have to be on antibiotic orally
User :   ya he also gave some tabs too
Doctor :   which ones?
User :   i dont remember
Doctor :   ok then a stronger dose would be required for you
User :   also initailly it started with wound
Doctor :   also i want you to follow the things i am telling you
User :   ya
Doctor :   you can apply garlic paste directly on the affected area
User :   how to get and from whr?
Doctor :   If you do not have fresh garlic, you can dilute garlic oil along with Vitamin E oil and a few drops of coconut oil and apply this blend of oils to the affected skin. While garlic oil helps to control the infection, Vitamin E oil helps to fortify the skin and coconut oil helps to provide it with several fatty acids that help to prevent the infection from spreading
Doctor :   avoid wearing tight underwear or other tight acrylic garments everyday
Doctor :   Do not remain in wet clothes for a long time. Change into dry ones as soon as possible and dry your affected body parts before changing into a new set of dry clothes.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Yogurt is also a good as both a topical application and diet snack
Doctor :   Use tea tree oil to cure the fungal infections on the skin.
Doctor :   Drink a lot of water, at least 8-10 glasses every day to flush out any toxins from the body. It boosts your immune system, and helps you fight off infections.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Eat a lot of fresh, organic foods to reduce your chances of getting fungal infections and to treat the infection.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Eat less of foods with trans fats or saturated fats, refined sugar and salt, monosodium glutamate (MSG), and other artificial ingredients.
Doctor :   also YOU DO need to show to a different dermatologist if you like
User :   how long will it take to cure?
Doctor :   it should go in 2 weeks
Doctor :   but a physical examination is must too
User :   ok
Doctor :   sometimes one set of antibiotics dont work
Doctor :   so new ones are given
User :   ok
Doctor :   dont worry your condition is common
User :   ok
Doctor :   there is nothing to get worry about
Doctor :   take the complete course
User :   was it due to masturbation?
Doctor :   masturbation can irritate it so stop for some time
User :   ok
Doctor :   but masturbation DOES NOT causes it
User :   ok
Doctor :   keep it clean and dry
User :   so i should mis garlic oil,vitamin E oil and coconut oil and apply on it rgt?
User :   ok
User :   *mix
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   i have sent you all the instruction
Doctor :   it will help you speed up
Doctor :   but you do need to show a dermatologist
User :   ok
User :   i have shown to many derm but no use
Doctor :   do follow the advice and it will be fine
User :   ok
User :   whr will i get garlic oil and all
Doctor :   you can get it at any grocery shop
User :   medical?
Doctor :   yes they also have it
User :   thank u for the advice
Doctor :   your most welcome
User :   nice chatting with u
Doctor :   take care of your self
Doctor :   same here
User :   ty
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