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A 24-year-old female asked:

Hi, i am 33 weeks pregnant. though i am not constipated, i fear that i have now developed hemorrhoids. it is painful & uncomfortable. what can i do to treat it & relieve the pain?

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Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 39 years experience
Avoid constipation: fiber and stool softeners, daily. Tucks pads for irritation. Possible other antihemorrhoidal medications if cleared by your doctor

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Last updated Nov 1, 2018

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