A 22-year-old male asked:
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i've applied dettol to my anus to treat itching but now i feel a little heavy at my anus(imflammation?) and also it feels a little sticky. please help

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Not a good use: Whenever you clean after a bowel movement use a dab of skin lotion on some bathroom paper to clean the area around + inside anus. Whenever it feels wet or sticky or irritated or itchy clean with skin lotion on bathroom paper. If itch persists, see a dermatologist.
Answered on Jun 14, 2017

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