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Lotrisone application on foreskin and glans - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello doctor
User :   i had a quick question about the medication that i have been prescribed
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   hello are you ther
User :   yea
User :   i am here
Doctor :   I was busy spking to the patients in a row
User :   oh thats ok, no problem
Doctor :   Be fast
Doctor :   so that i can attend them too
User :   so i dont know if i had spoken to you yesterday
User :   about my foreskin and glans problem
Doctor :   yes
User :   that i have felt lately
User :   i called the urologist today and told him
User :   and he prescribed me lotrisone
User :   and told me to apply it two times a day for 30 days
User :   u think its fine to apply lotrisone on foreskin and
User :   glans too
User :   since he dint actually check me but i told my symptoms on the phone
Doctor :   Which country are you from
User :   (my foreskin gets stuck to the glans and when i push it back there is some pain)
User :   XXXXX
Doctor :   i believe you are saying abou tthe posthitis
User :   the same urologist had seen me 1 week back
Doctor :   you have yesterday
Doctor :   but is Lotrisone available over the counter
User :   yea but i also have medication for prostatitis for which i felt the symptoms for so long and last week doc put me on cipro
Doctor :   without prescription
User :   i dont know if it is, i was prescribed by the urologist and went and got it
User :   this sticking of foreskin just started recently
Doctor :   Look Lotrisone is a mild topical steroid used for non responsive stages
User :   and thrs some inflammation i think on my foreskin
Doctor :   It can be used certainly for sometime
Doctor :   How many weeks you are using cipro tablets
Doctor :   how many per day
User :   i hve just used it for abt 8 days
User :   but i hve it for a month
User :   i hve 2 take it*
Doctor :   dose
Doctor :   ??
Doctor :   500mg
User :   yea thr r 60 tablets
User :   twice a day
Doctor :   per tablet
User :   500 mg yes
Doctor :   ok
User :   and urologist knew i have symptoms of prostatitis
User :   so he prescribed me that
User :   and at time i told him that i hve some pain on my foreskin
Doctor :   Are you sure he is saying prostatitis or Posthitis
User :   prostatitis doctor- i am sure
Doctor :   Good
User :   he even wrote the website
User :   and now recently it so happened that
Doctor :   which one
User :   WWW.WWWW.WW to get some info
Doctor :   Ok where did he write
User :   and recently it so happened that wen i used 2 pee, the urine used 2 get locked coz of foreskin
User :   on a paper.. so that i can see whts prostatitis like
User :   and i had 2 push back the foreskin
Doctor :   Thats fine
User :   or else it would take 2-3 seconds b4 urine was forced out
Doctor :   so this is a diff problem you have now
User :   yea
User :   u got it rite
User :   and recently i hve started cleanin both the glans and foreskin
Doctor :   I know after you release urine the urine seems to have stuck at the tip (red part of the penis) and then gushes out forcibly after
User :   coz i was told by some1 from ur healthcare service
User :   yea
Doctor :   That is normal
User :   i think the foreskin gets stuck 2 glans which sticks the urine
Doctor :   and if you keep the local area clean and tidy
User :   and then wen i push my foreskin back i see some redness on foreskin i guess
Doctor :   witjh daily cleaning with a dettol or soap
Doctor :   it is resolves your problem
User :   which i did today
User :   so u think i shud start applying lotrisone as well
Doctor :   that is fine and apply the cream lotrisone
User :   can i apply it on both the penis foreskin and the glans (red stuff)
User :   or just the foreskin
Doctor :   on the glans
User :   not on foreskin?
Doctor :   did you buy the lotrisone from the pharmacy
User :   yea
User :   i did
Doctor :   wihtout prescripiton
User :   no
User :   the nurse called the pharmacy
User :   and prescribed it for me
User :   but i just hope
User :   that without seeing me the doc has got it rite
User :   coz i dont want somethin else 2 happen after using this
Doctor :   it can be applied to the affected areas
Doctor :   but inform the doctor if you see any allergic reaction
Doctor :   and stop using it
User :   ok
User :   he prescribed it for
User :   30 days
Doctor :   Apply a thin layer of Lotrisone and rub it in completely.
User :   on glans only and not on foreskin?
Doctor :   Wash your hands before and after applying Lotrisone.
Doctor :   Glans and the foreskin
Doctor :   if you have trouble of itching on it
Doctor :   The ointment is to be applied where ever you hav e symptoms
Doctor :   be it foreskin or glans
User :   ok
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i was jus makin sure
Doctor :   anything else
User :   that its safe
User :   2 apply on foreskin and glans
User :   since i couldnt ask the urolgist- because its all closed now
Doctor :   yes
User :   and so if i have posthitis in case- this cream works rite?
User :   or there is a diff medication for that
Doctor :   I dont think you have posthitis
Doctor :   even though you have it it works
Doctor :   no worries
User :   ok cool
User :   thanks...
Doctor :   bye
Doctor :   for now
User :   so at least this will wor
User :   doc
User :   1 more question
User :   plz
User :   v.quick- u think cipro solves the prob of prostatitis?
User :   in a month
Doctor :   Yes cipro is the drug of choice but it should be taken long like a month
User :   yea thats what i am doin
User :   hopefully tht will fix my prob
Doctor :   thats good
User :   ok thank u so much
User :   really appreciate it
Doctor :   bye
User :   have a great day
User :   bye
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