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Suffering from yeast infection on the penis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Penis Problems
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User :   Sir, I have a problem in penis, there is white layer forming and it itching me a lot, it was happenning for last 5 days. What should I do Iam worried
User :   Sir, I have a problem in penis, there is white layer forming and it itching me a lot, it was happenning for last 5 days. What should I do Iam worried
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   37
User :   37 married with 1 kid
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there a white discoloration?
User :   yes.
User :   i cleaned it and applied cocnut oil but again it forming
Doctor :   Does you wife have a similar case as well?
User :   no
Doctor :   Do you have pain , during sex?
User :   no
User :   it happened just last week
User :   onwards
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   there is no need to worry
Doctor :   it is a common condition occuring due to loss of hydration
User :   ok
User :   i have not disclosed to this anyone also
User :   should I take some medicine or cream
Doctor :   you can apply K Y jelly
Doctor :   available in the pharmacy over the counter
User :   internal & external should I apply
Doctor :   on the glans penis (inner part , within the outer skin of the penis)
User :   ok no need to worry
User :   can i have sex or wait until it is cure
Doctor :   no need to worry, this will go away
Doctor :   you can have sex,
User :   my friend suggestede me for Roselyn 500 tablet is that right one
User :   K Y jelly is available in India
Doctor :   yes it is availale
Doctor :   please do not take any meds
User :   ok
Doctor :   give me a few moments , while i give you additional info
User :   how many time i should apply this and whether morning or evening
Doctor :   All the symptoms are indicating yeast infection in you.
You need to make sure that you are washing regularly under the foreskin every day with warm water and mild soap, so that the white stuff (sebum) wouldn't collect under the foreskin and cause infection or inflammation.
User :   ok sure
Doctor :   you can also apply flucon cream twice daily on the same part of penis
Doctor :   it is an antifungal cream
User :   ok
Doctor :   apply for 1 -2 weeks
Doctor :   daily twice
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