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Single pinkish/red spot on penis shaft.

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Single pinkish/red spot on penis shaft.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Sexually active, monogamous.
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Does not hurt. Noticed it today.
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 9 months ago.
Thank you for your question.Anymore clearer pictures that you could attach?Please let me know.Regards
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Better?
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 9 months ago.
Thank you for your response.Have you recently been on any drugs for anything?
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Ibuprofen.
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 9 months ago.
Are you still on it? When did you take it and at what dose?Please let me know.
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Yesterday, 400mg.
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 9 months ago.
This spot that you are having is a reaction to ibuprofen.It is called a fixed drug eruption.You can try applying over the counter 1% hydrocortisone cream twice daily for a few days i.e. up to a week and you should be okay.Stop taking ibuprofen.Let me know if you have more questions.Please rate me by clicking on one of the rating options (stars) at your end as that is the only way I am credited on here by the site for helping you out.Kindest regards