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    Suggest treatment for chemical burns on the shaft of the penis

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Posted on Wed, 19 Apr 2017 in Men's Health
Question: Hi, I managed to get hand sanitiser on my penis which caused intense pain around the bell end base and near the urethra entrance. Immediately washed off but too late, skin on penis looked dry.
It is day 2 now and the pain has subdued but still there. Please suggest options to relieve discomfort?
Thank you XXXXXXX
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Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 46 minutes later
Brief Answer:
You have chemical burn over shaft of penis .

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for query .

Based on what you have stated you seem to have sustained chemical burn of the shaft of the penis and external meatus .

wash your genitals with warm water and apply Calamine Lotion over entire penis thrice daily .

It should get cured within 2-3 days .

Taking antibiotic like Norfloxacin twice daily will help to prevent infection .

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.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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Follow up: Dr. P. T. Patil 1 hour later
Thank you Doctor XXXXXXX I will pop down to the chemist for the calamine lotion.
Excellent service.
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Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
O K Bye

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for follow up .

Calamine lotion is easily available ove the counter of pharmacy .

It works very well .

Thanks and Regards.
Dr Patil.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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