A 27-year-old male asked:
Hemorrhoids it hurts I push them back it hurts can I use antibiotics cream ?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Daniel Para answered
29 years experience in General Surgery
Sitz baths!: Antibiotic or other creams are of little value. Witch Hazel impregnated wipes help itching and burning symptoms. Definitive care is Sitz baths with Epsom salts, 4-6X/d tepid water 15 min each. Avoid straining at stools, increase dietary fiber, avoid dehydration, and see a general surgeon for bleeding or ongoing complications.
Answered on Aug 17, 2017
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