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What advice have you regarding chapped shin on your fores

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What advice have you regarding chapped shin
on your foreskin
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

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Dr. David :

this could be due to bacterial infection called balanitis

Dr. David :

you might need an antibiotic cream for this area

Dr. David :

or an antifungal cream to help clear up the infection.

Dr. David :

have you tried these creams yet?

JACUSTOMER-8du8w9qg- : Can you suggest a cream
Dr. David :

neosporin is a good over the counter antibacterial cream you can try

Dr. David :

also clotrimazole 1% is a good antifungal cream you can use 2-3 times a day for 2-4 weeks to clear up fungal infections of the foreskin and glands penis.

Dr. David :

these both should be over the counter.

JACUSTOMER-8du8w9qg- : The skin is rather sensitive and badly broken will the cream irritate
Dr. David :

no, those creams should not irritate.

Dr. David :

it sounds like the infection has been going on for a long time.

Dr. David :

you really should see a doctor or urologist for evaluation for best results.

Dr. David :

a doctor can also prescribe oral antibiotics to go through the blood stream to fight the infection as well.

JACUSTOMER-8du8w9qg- : this Can you email these cream details
Dr. David :

what do you mean email the cream details?

JACUSTOMER-8du8w9qg- : Thank you
Dr. David :

I can't email you directly.

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you are welcome

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