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Suggest remedy for swelling and redness of the penis from a sulfa drug

i gave my boyfriend one IP 272 (Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim DS 800 mg / 160 mg) mistaking it for an IB profen he is allergic to sulfa how to treat allergic reaction its one his penis its has made it very large,red and swollen he wont go to the doc how can i help him
Tue, 25 Nov 2014
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Hello,
Welcome to HCM
I am Dr Rakesh Sharma answering your query.
I can understand your concern.
Apply some soothing lotion.
Take anti allergy medicine like cetirizine.
see a doctor if not improved.
Hope this helps.
Good luck.
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