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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
If not thrombosed: Or clotted, bed rest for 24-48 hours with feet above hips, warm tub soaks for 15 -20 minutes 3-4 times per day and sometimes ice pack for 5 minutes at ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Seiden
17 years experience in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Yes: There is no issue with topical hemorrhoid treatments and breastfeeding. Keep up the good work and take care of yourself!
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
17 years experience in Infectious Disease
Review diet: Though over the counter creams may soothe the symptoms of hemorroids, it is more important to determine its cause. I recommend taking your son to the ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Sitz baths may help: Never get constipated , strain with bm's, or sit for long on the toilet, however, if pain persists, get some help and fix it.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Jarrard
20 years experience in General Surgery
More techniques: The key to resolving the hemorrhoid is to keep your bms soft and regular. Topical creams, esp if they contain some steroid, can help. But also try t ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amer Alame
12 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Hemorrhoidal : Hemorrhoidal tissue is engorged blood vessels. They are benign tissue without the risk of developing into cancer. Sometimes a patient has bleeding fro ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Francis Cannizzo
26 years experience in General Surgery
Celery: External hemorroids are engorged veins around the anus. The most common cause is increased pressure during defecation from constipation. Otc remedies ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terry Simpson
34 years experience in General Surgery
High fiber: A high fiber diet. Tucks (witch hazel) medicated pads per directions on them. Drink lots of water. Walk a lot.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience in Trauma Surgery
Anusol -HC supposito: also Miralax adn DSS to give you regular soft Bms. Don't forget plenty of water, fiber from fruits and vegitables

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