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Foreskin Cracks

The foreskin appears to be cracked if the skin becomes very dry, and it is mostly not a severe medical condition. Some of the causes that can make your foreskin dry are harsh soaps, allergy, dry masturbation or sex, wearing tight-fitting undergarments, yeast infection, eczema, and psoriasis. Try drinking a lot of water, maintain good hygiene, and apply moisturizing penis cream.

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I noticed several red spots on my glans, and my foreskin is too dry. Which medications are suitable for treating red spots on the glans after condom use?

Query: Hello, doctor,I recently engaged in sexual activity with my girlfriend. I used a green apple-flavored condom. After the first ejaculation, I put on a second condom, but I experienced several instances of pain during intercourse. Afterward, I noticed severe red spots on the glans of my penis. While t...  Read Full »

Dr. Balakrishnan R

Answer: Hello,Welcome to appears to be an infection. It is not necessarily related to the type of condom used, but it could be an allergic reaction to latex if you are using it for the first time. The source of the infection could be your partner. Vaginal infections can be transmitted durin...  Read Full »

Can I use coconut oil to roll down tight foreskin?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 43 year old male. Since the start of the year, I have severe (before that mild) erection problems. It got bad, hardly any erection, hardly felt glans anymore during masturbation (been a few years since I had penetrative sex). The penis is feeling sore. Nearly two weeks ago, I go...  Read Full »

Dr. Khant Shahil Ramesh Bhai

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have seen the images sent by you (attachment removed to protect patient identity). You are concerned with two problems: Infection of the glans and retraction of the foreskin, and erection problems. Regarding glans, the retraction of the foreskin is good. It is almo...  Read Full »

The foreskin turns gray, tears, and bleeds during sex. What could be the reason?

Query: Hi doctor, My frenulum snapped a couple of years ago and slowly my penis has become discoloured on the tip. It is light gray in colour and has now started forming two dark gray spots . It sometimes bleeds under the foreskin during intercourse and hurts. The foreskin has now begun to turn gray and ...  Read Full »

Dr. Natasha Bansal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have read your concern in detail and will surely help you out. My suggestion would be to avoid sexual intercourse for some time to promote healing of the area as repeated friction may aggravate the problem. Secondly, apply ointment Fucibet (Betamethasone and Fusi...  Read Full »

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