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Fungal infection medication - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Can we use dettol to clean the male organ
Doctor :   hell
User :   good evening doctor
User :   iam XXXXXXXX chandoor
Doctor :   may i know your age ?
User :   im 29 years
Doctor :   as for your query pure dettol is strong and it will irritate the skin
Doctor :   thats why you should dilute it or use regular soap and water to clean the penis
User :   okie. the reason why i want to try that is.. i have a itching underside the skin on the male organ
Doctor :   since how long ?
User :   just like 3 or 4 days
Doctor :   ok well it can be just a minor fungal infection
Doctor :   all you need to do is to keep the area clean
Doctor :   and dry and apply topical antifungal cream
Doctor :   you can buy from your local chemist
Doctor :   called ONABET
Doctor :   apply it 3 times a day and you will be finer
Doctor :   fine**
Doctor :   dont worry its nothing serious
User :   its like red color spots
Doctor :   you should try what i have told and you will see results in 3- 4 days
User :   how shud i apply
Doctor :   you can apply with your clean fingers and rub it over the affected area
User :   I was very worried and was not sure how to ask my family doctor
Doctor :   well dont worry
Doctor :   just make sure you keep it dry and clean
Doctor :   and thats all
User :   well, due to which i went to a chemist nearby and asked him, and they suggested me to take ampilox and cetrizine for 2 -3 days
User :   would that be of any help
Doctor :   no thats not required
Doctor :   just the cream will take care of it
User :   okie doc. im feel relieved now.
Doctor :   your welcome
User :   *i feel
Doctor :   take care of your self
Doctor :   and dont worry
Doctor :   you will be fine
User :   thanks for your the support and help. its a great idea to have online help and that too in india.
User :   who ever idea itwas, thanks to them
User :   shud i get in touch after 3-4 days
Doctor :   your welcome you can always leave a feedback
Doctor :   sure you can
Doctor :   after the chat you can express your views, i am glad i was able to guide and help you
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :   good bye
User :   will do doc
User :   you too
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