A 71-year-old female asked:
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can you use clobetasol ointment on hemorrhoids?

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Dr. James Long
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Hemorrhoids : You could but it is a very potent steroid and it could be absorbed into your body more readily when put in the rectal area. Most of the steroids used in hemorrhoid preparations are weaker medications.
Answered on Feb 11, 2020

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