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A 45-year-old member asked:

will nupercainal numb hemorrhoids to ease bowel movement pain?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
Depends: Internal hemorrhoids rarely cause pain. If you have anal pain with a bm, then you either have a fissure or external hemorrhoids. Nupercainal may help but it may also give you worse pain if applied to a fissure. Better to get examined and find the cause and get proper treatment.

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