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Single pinkish/red spot on penis shaft.

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Single pinkish/red spot on penis shaft.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sexually active, monogamous.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Does not hurt. Noticed it today.
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question.

Anymore clearer pictures that you could attach?

Please let me know.

Regards

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Better?
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your response.

Have you recently been on any drugs for anything?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ibuprofen.
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.

Are you still on it? When did you take it and at what dose?

Please let me know.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yesterday, 400mg.
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year 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.

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Kindest regards