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Is Savlon and Soframycin effective at treating boils on the penis?

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Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney

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Posted on Thu, 21 Dec 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I had a boil on my penis due to hair getting pulled It burst can I clean it with savlon and apply soframycin
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Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 22 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Clean with plain water and apply soframycin

Detailed Answer:
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Thanks for being at Healthcaremagic
I have gone through your complaints and would recommend you to clean it with plain water and then apply soframycin cream.
Avoid savlon for cleaning as it can cause an irritant reaction.
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Dr Asmeet
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