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Hi, there is redness on my penis tip. it's been

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Posted on Sat, 23 Feb 2019
Question: Hi, there is redness on my penis tip. it's been 1 month. In start there was itching but it gone after 2 days but not the redness. I consult a doctor and he told me to use mupirocin t bact. it's been 3 weeks I'm using it once a day. the redness is quite less now. but I want to know how much time it can take for complete cure.
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Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
It should take 1-2 more weeks .

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for query .Based on the facts that you have posted the redness at the tip of the penis that you have developed mostly due to infection of external urinary meatus (Meatitis).

Take Take broad spectrum antibiotics like Cefixime along with urinary antiseptic like Nitrofurantoin and anti inflammatory medication Diclofenac twice daily.

Get the prescription of medicines from your family Physician.

Ensure to drink more water to keep urine dilute

Ensure to avoid sexual encounters or masturbation till it heals up completely.

Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions,I shall be happy to help you
Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil.
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Brief Answer: It should take 1-2 more weeks . Detailed Answer: Hello Thanks for query .Based on the facts that you have posted the redness at the tip of the penis that you have developed mostly due to infection of external urinary meatus (Meatitis). Take Take broad spectrum antibiotics like Cefixime along with urinary antiseptic like Nitrofurantoin and anti inflammatory medication Diclofenac twice daily. Get the prescription of medicines from your family Physician. Ensure to drink more water to keep urine dilute Ensure to avoid sexual encounters or masturbation till it heals up completely. Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions,I shall be happy to help you Thanks and Regards. Dr.Patil.