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Hi Doctor, Can you please suggest an OTC remedy for

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Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019
Question: Hi Doctor,
Can you please suggest an OTC remedy for Butt Acne?

Thanks!
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Answered by Dr. Nagamani Ng (45 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Details below

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thanks for posting the query
kindly upload the image of the affected skin
Since when are you having this issue?

do you have any itching?
have you consulted doctor or used any medicines ?

Kindly do revert
Take care.
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Follow up: Dr. Nagamani Ng (22 minutes later)
Hi Doctor,

Thanks - I have uploaded the images. Kindly let me know.

I have some itching and pain. I've not consulted any doctor and taken no medicines.

Thanks!!
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Answered by Dr. Nagamani Ng (52 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Pustule

Detailed Answer:
Hi
I reviewed the image attached
According to my opinion it looks like small pustule
You can takeTab. Ibrugesic to relieve the pain.
use mupirocin cream for local application.

If still not relieved you'll need an oral antibiotic for which you'll need the prescription by a doctor.

Take care.
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Brief Answer: Details below Detailed Answer: Hi Thanks for posting the query kindly upload the image of the affected skin Since when are you having this issue? do you have any itching? have you consulted doctor or used any medicines ? Kindly do revert Take care.