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A 29-year-old male asked:

Can hazel witch irritate the penis if i'm trying to dry out a herpes sore below my foreskin? another dr recommended it. than you. i'm uncircumcised.

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Herpes complications: Witch hazel is an herb that is anti-itch. So, it is a good recommendation for you. It will not, however, treat or health the outbreak from herpes. Your Acyclovir should assist in that. If the sore is not getting any better you may need a higher dose or a medication change.
Last updated Jul 23, 2020

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