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3 weeks of hard yellow crust on penis head w/ redness/inflammation. Azithromycin (1g) and clotrimazole (2x/day for 10 days) did not work. Advice?

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Dr. Scott Hacking
Family Medicine

In brief: Balanitis

Usually in cases like these we treat for infection of the skin with candida (yeast) and also staph/strep bacteria.
Prescription nystatin and also an antibiotic like Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) or Keflex. You have been on the wrong medication so far.

In brief: Balanitis

Usually in cases like these we treat for infection of the skin with candida (yeast) and also staph/strep bacteria.
Prescription nystatin and also an antibiotic like Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) or Keflex. You have been on the wrong medication so far.
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