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Can you please post a photo of this are?
You should stop masyurbating until this heals as that is likely making it worse. This looks like it may be a condition call balanitis which is inflammation of the head of the penis. This can be treated with a topical steroid cream such as betamethasone. You may need to see a urologist for examination or go back to your dermatologist to discuss this. Hope this helps.
The pain medicine should have no impact on the skin changes. If this is not getting better with medication that you are putting on the area, then you may need to see a urologist or dermatologist to do a biopsy to see what this is. Hope this helps.
Hey biopsy will help to determine if this is an infection or inflammation. Cancer would also be evaluated for on the biopsy. But this does not mean that this is cancer.
Yes. This looks more like infection or inflammation
It's possible. The biopsy can help to differentiate
I wouldn't put any oil based substance on the skin. Moisturizing lotion like Eucerin cream would be fine.
About 6-8 weeks
No. Only prescription strength creams will work.