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A 29-year-old female asked:

I'm having a bath in tub for fissure. should i use epsom salts in the tub like i've heard. if so how much salts do i put in the bathtub warm or cold?

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
Warm sitz bath: About a cup of epsom salt in a tub of warm water should do the trick.

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