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A 42-year-old member asked:

Does anusol get rid of hemorrhoids or does it just relieve the symptoms?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Scott Grover
Surgery 27 years experience
Yes: It can do both, depending on the severity of the hemorrhoids.
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
General Surgery 29 years experience
Relieve: Hemorrhoiss are a stretched blood vessel and skin. Anusol just relieves the symptoms, to get rid you need surgery or other intervention.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

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A 42-year-old member asked:

Does anusol treat hemorrhoids or relieve the symptoms?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Pricha Boonswang
Specializes in Colon and Rectal Surgery
The latter: It helps the inflammation.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Apr 15, 2018

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