U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A female asked:

I think there is a cut on my rectum cause i bleed while stooling,does weed affect haemorrhoid?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
A Verified Doctoranswered
Trauma Surgery 52 years experience
No: Cannabis usage does not cause hemorrhoids or constipation. Sounds more like an anal fissure than hemorrhoids. Use Miralax and DSS for softer stools and if it doesn't heal consult a proctologist
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Related questions

A 34-year-old female asked:
Hi there, my husband felt like he needed to go to the toilet, but instead of a stool a whole bunch of blood came out. Is this anything to be worried about? I suffer with fissures and hemorrhoids, so I know that, this sometimes causes bleeding
Dr. Judith Tellerman
Clinical Psychology 44 years experience
COLORECTAL SURGEON: Please ask your husband to visit a Proctologist/Colorectal Surgeon Doctor to be sure about his health.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
View all answers
A 29-year-old member asked:
Bleeding from rectum. 88 years old with hemorrhoids. Worth it to fix them if health problems?
Dr. Tracy Berg
General Surgery 34 years experience
Colonoscopy okay?: Your bleeding problem might be as simple as hemorrhoids bleeding; if so, a rectal procedure can be low risk and offer you a significant benefit. Howev... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 58 years experience
yes , malignancy is the first consideration in rectal bleeding until proved otherwise by a professional
Mar 24, 2012
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology 49 years experience
Fairly common for these to be cancer, and they are not easy to manage
Jun 25, 2012
View all answers
A 30-year-old male asked:
Hello Dr. I bleed when I stool so I had A Colonograghy which showed Faecolith causing A Divertuculum.I then Had A Colonoscopy which showed only Haemorrhoids Grade 3 bleeding.The Colonoscopy did not see Divertuculum.Does Divertuculum bleed too?
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 59 years experience
Diverticula can also bleed google images and you can see tiny arteries coming up over edge of divertic.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
View all answers
A 73-year-old female asked:
I have some severe hemorrhoids which bleed, but I am alarmed about an increasing amount of a yellowish, watery discharge from my rectum.
Dr. Ajay Acharya
A Verified Doctoranswered
39 years experience
Check up time..: At your situation a check up is needed......it may be more than a hemorrhoid...
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Can feel stool at end of rectum. It will not come out. Is their anything I can do or take to allow it to come out? I push but its causing hemorrhoids.
Dr. Nikhil Karanth
Gastroenterology 25 years experience
Yes: You can take stool softeners, gentle laxitatives, or even an enema
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Aug 9, 2017

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.