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psoriasis on penis????

a bit of a long story but a few weeks ago my doctor put me on citalopram again due to stress.  i was taking 20mgs a day for 9 days then stoped due to the side effects i have while taking them

1.unable to ejaculate when having sex with my wife
2.dry mouth i think the term is cotton mouth also the feeling of tight buring lips but the lips look fine
3.unable to sleep and bad nightmares plus much more

on the 9th day i stoped taking citalpram after the night before i had enuff of not being able to ejaculate with my wife after trying twice as hard. but the next morning i noticed 2 red bloctchs on the end of my penis no pain and it doesnt look like anying scary not raised just a coulor change and has been like this for a week!  but i havnt cheated on my wife to catch anything!

after looking around i read about psoriasis and saw this pic tho mine isnt this bad and doesnt look dry flakey it is the same just i only have 2 small blotch marks
http://www.dsc-sexualhealth.com.sg/images/fckeditor/image/CommenInfections/GenitalRashes_3.jpg


but this does look much like what i have and also on the lips mouth psoriasis can cause burning feeling like what i have so has anyone else had this problem does it go away by itself??? or could i have somthing else like from the friction caused from trying to ejaculate twice as hard

i dont want to vist my doctor again as he will just tell me to keep taking these citalopram tablets infact i'm planing on changing my doc...  

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well it does look more and more like psoriais. after washing my face i noticed my burning lips are now dry and flakey aswell!

i did some research on citalopram and the side effects are crazy!  psoriais is one of them but rare. however i havnt taken a citalopram in a week so how long should i wait for the effects to go

heres this list of effects this drug has i canr beleave its legal..

Common:  Abdominal pain, agitation, anxiety,diarrhea, drowsiness, dry mouth, ejaculation disorders, fatigue, impotence, indigestion, insomnia, loss of appetite, nausea, painful menstruation, respiratory tract infection, sinus or inflammation, sweating, tremor, and / or, vomiting.

Less Common: Amnesia, attempted suicide, confusion, coughing, decreased sexual drive, depression, excessive urination, fever, gas, impaired concentration, increased appetite, increased salivation, itching, joint pain, lack of emotion, loss of menstruation, low blood pressure, migraine, muscle pain, rapid heartbeat, rash, skin tingling, taste disturbances, visual disturbances, weight gain, weight loss, yawning

Rare: Abnormal dreams, acne, aggressive behavior, alcohol intolerance, angina ( chest pain ), arthritis, belching, bone pain, breast enlargement, breast pain, bronchitis, bruising, chills, conjunctivitis (pinkeye), decreased muscle movements, delusions, dermatitis, difficulty breathing, difficulty swallowing, dizziness, drug dependence, dry eyes, dry skin, eczema, emotional instability, excessive milk flow, excessive muscle tone, eye pain, fainting, feeling of well-being, flu-like symptoms, flushing, frequent urination, gum inflammation, hair loss, hallucinations, heart attack, heart failure, hemorrhoids, high blood pressure, hives, hot flashes, inability to hold urine, inability to urinate completely, increased sex drive, increased urination, involuntary muscle movements, leg cramps, mouth sores, muscle weakness, nosebleeds, numbness, painful erection, painful urination, panic, paranoia, pneumonia, psoriasis, psychosis, ringing in the ears, sensitivity to light, skin discoloration, slow heartbeat, stomach and intestinal inflammation, stroke, swelling, teeth grinding, thirst, uncontrollable muscle movements, unsteady or abnormal walk, vaginal bleeding.
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odds are the rash on your penis was due to trying excessively to ejaculate.  no reason at this point to think psoriasis or anything else.  I also wouldn't think std as a cause either from what you've described.

grace
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