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Effects of accidental application of hydro-cortisone on the rectum - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
User :   dr.xxxxx
Doctor :   hi
User :   dr.xxxxx
Doctor :   yes
User :   i just applied some hydrocortisone
Doctor :   anyhing else you want to know xxxxx?
User :   on the sides of my penis and i was reading on the warnings sayin that
User :   dont apply on rectum
Doctor :   did you get a physician's advice
User :   n the day b4 the itching started i remember applyin to my penis which might have got into the rectum
User :   do u think that could be the cause for weird sensation
Doctor :   it is not possible for the
Doctor :   cream to go into the rectum
Doctor :   if you applied in on your penis
User :   hmm...
User :   there is a hydrocortisone rectum cream
User :   do u think thats worth buying
Doctor :   are you using it on advice of a physician?
User :   oh and i couldnt go 2 the ph
User :   well he said if it itches then do it
Doctor :   who said?
User :   the doc
User :   i dint meet the physician since
User :   its nite out here
Doctor :   the medicine that is required for your condition is prescription based. These medicine have many adverse side effects and can be prescribed by a doctor after your physical examination. We cannot prescribe it online for your safety. Hence we recommend that you meet a doctor in your area and he will prescribe it for you.
User :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest you apply the cream
Doctor :   only after physician's advice
User :   hmm... k
Doctor :   anything else xxxxx?
User :   but b12 is not a prescription tablet rite
User :   so that should be fine
Doctor :   Please fill this feed back form that i send, and do inform me when done
User :   no thats it.. ill do so
Doctor :   you can take b12
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
User :   k
User :   thanks doc
User :   take care
User :   oh
User :   & yea
Doctor :   you can take a b12
User :   but you sure there r prescriptions for the kind of problem that i am facing
Doctor :   tablet by GNC
Doctor :   its a natural product
User :   b12 by gnc is a natural product?
Doctor :   its a dietary supplement
Doctor :   you can learn more about it
User :   ok...
User :   and do u know if the prob that i am facing is normal or very rare?
Doctor :   onxxxxx.xxxxxin
User :   thanks...
User :   hopefully that tablet will be available here in US too
Doctor :   anything else xxxxx?
User :   do u know if the prob that i am facing is normal or very rare?
Doctor :   its not normal
Doctor :   its also not rare
User :   hmm but have u seen people face it and get treated by the medicene?
Doctor :   i hence suggest that you see a physician
Doctor :   if the cause is determined
User :   hopefully there will be a medicene for it
Doctor :   the physician can advice the appropriate medicine
User :   hmm....
Doctor :   first you should get a complete physical exam
User :   ok....
User :   oh and the vitamin b12 tablets
User :   by other companies r ok rite
Doctor :   yes
User :   coz i doubt ill b able 2 get GNC here
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   try GNC if possible
User :   will do
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   bye
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