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A 24-year-old male asked:

hi there, i currently have 2 puffy nipples and very tender assume it's gyno, are there any medication i can take ro remove it or surgery ?

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Dr. Peggy Ching
Plastic Surgery 41 years experience
Surgery: Gynecomastia is a surgically treated condition, there are no medications to make them go away, off label use not included. However, there are medicaitons which increase the risks of developing gynecomastia. [Alcohol, Marijuana, anti-ulcer and CNS-acting drugs]. Gynecomastia pertains to the breasts not just the nipples. Ibuprofen is helpful in reducing their puffiness.

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Last updated May 25, 2018

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