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Can I use neosporin on my clitoris

A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
Maybe cyst or infect: I would suggest you go to your family doctor or gynecologist to have it examined. It may be a cyst but it may also be an infection. Regardless, usua... Read More
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Probable cyst of: Gaerner's duct, or skenes duct. They are benign. Safe to use neosporin. See you gyn dr. If it enlrges or continues to bother you.
A female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hot bath not cold: Try a hot sitz bath to eliminate the discomfort and save the ice for your drinks.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Don't recommend: icing your clitoris. Cool compresses may help. A number of potential problems can occur when women have genital (to include clitoral) piercings. Jewe... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
Yes: It would not be harmful to use a topical antibiotic n that area - but you should be sure that it is needed. If you have an infection that persists in... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Turner
Dermatology 21 years experience
Vaseline.: I know it sounds too simple but there was actually a study performed that compared neosporin with plain vaseline petroleum jelly to determine wound he... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Breaux
Pediatric Surgery 40 years experience
Yes: A mainstay of burn treatment is application of antimicrobial ointment (e.g., neosporin, polysporin, (bacitracin and polymyxin) bacitracin, triple-anti... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
Neosporin & Stitches: Infrequent side effects of neosporin + pain relief top: stinging of skin, skin inflammation due to a topically applied medication, rednes... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Hmmm....: Frenula (plural of frenulum), whether on a lip, a tongue, or a penis, are supposed to stay attached from birth to death. If there has been some trauma... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
No: Cellulitis is an infection of the skin and subcutaneous tissues. Neosporin does not penetrate below the surface and will not help cellulitis. Oral o... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Candace Spann
Dermatology 22 years experience
No: Bacitracin is only one ingredient in neosporin. Neosporin is a topical antibiotic that contains neomycin, bacitracin, and polymyxin b. As long as yo... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ebner
Dermatology 19 years experience
Triple antibiotic: Neosporin may be available in asia, it really doesn't matter. Just look for a topical ointment that contains all three ingredients found in neosporin... Read More