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Old 02-22-2011, 06:07 PM   #1
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Penis Fungus

Hello Guys !!
Im very frustrated with this problem my penis fungus im having this already for 4 months and i can get rid of this thin i tried all kinda creams hydrocortizone, lotrimin ultra ( Jock Itch) nothin helped ! I went to the urologist and told him that my penis head skin is peeling red and itchin and he tell me that i need to get circumcision without even looking at it.? then after he looked he said that yes its fungus and u need to get circumcision i told him that this is not an option and if he have any cream for it he game me a cream called ( Nystatin and Triamcinolone Acetonide ) i used it for 6 days which didnt help at all exept to thin my skin on my penis head this is really bothering me i cant even sleep at nite thinking how to cure this thin ?? should i go see another Doctor !! dose anybody had this problem and have any idea how to cure it ??

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Old 02-25-2011, 02:56 AM   #2
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Re: Penis Fungus

You realize that fungus creams can take a month or more to work. It takes a while to kill the fungus. Without a culture, its not possible to be sure it is just a fungus. It could be bacterial as well. In which case a simple fungus cream won't do a complete job.

Another way to do the same thing is to apply 70% rubbing alcohol using a cotton ball (never use the 95% solution, it won't work). It will sting on the red parts, but alcohol will kill a fungus. It can take a few weeks to show progress but after that its usually pretty rapid.

Old 02-27-2011, 01:04 PM   #3
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Re: Penis Fungus

See a pharmacist. There are oral tablets that can be taken in conjunction with some creams. The combination should knock the infection on the head. Have you been tested for diabetes? Chronic thrush or similar infections under the foreskin can be due to diabetes. Cutting down on starch and sugars in the diet can also help treat this sort of condition even when not diabetic.

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