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topical ointments to use for abrasions

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Garrett
39 years experience Radiology
Sex abrasion: Assuming the burning is slight and superficial, you may be right. If burning on urination, it may be UTI. If burning lasts more than a day or so, see ... Read More
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Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Abrasion groin: It will heal very quickly over the next few days. Soak in a tub of warm water to help soothe the area
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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Risk of infectio: Since it ia raw area in mucus membrane,there is risk of infection.You can use a topical antibiotic cream like Bacitracin twice a day.And it will heal ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Foban Cream: Foban cream is a topical treatment for bacterial skin infections. It could be used for an abrasion that is infected.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Scars;VitaminE: Life holds no guarantees as we know, but vitamin e oil placed directly on the scar regularly can help to fade or remove the scar. You can get a bottl ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Trager
54 years experience Dentistry
Peroxide: Hydrogen peroxide is soothing -warm water or Benzocaine ointment .Find out cause.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Use what?: Need more info
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
Fucicort cream is a: topical steroid and if put on abraded skin it can irritate it and delay healing. I would use topical antibiotic ointment and see derm if not clear in ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
No: Should not since the contact lens may be torn or have some problem if it caused an abrasion.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Gillespie
40 years experience Ophthalmology
Contact lens wear: Usually when the eyes are back to feeling normal and the patient has been off antibiotics for 48 hours it should be safe to resume contact lens wear ( ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdulsatar Aboobaker
Specializes in
Try antibiotics: This could be an infection which should clear up with doxycycline and metronidazole, if not consider surgical removal eg circumcision
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianna Post
16 years experience Family Medicine
Comfort: Because if you use the right tampon and change it as you suppose, you have all the comfort of not wearing the pad, and being able to function more nor ... Read More

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