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Prescribed 3 weeks anusol for external hemorrhoids, how long before I notice it really start to work? I've had them persisting for about 2 years.
Diet and exercise: Hemorrhoids are enlarged veins in the rectal area. Anusol only for relief of itching and pain, not a cure for hemorrhoids. Eating a balanced diet, rich in fiber, together with plenty of fluids, softens the stool and increases its bulk, which will help you avoid the straining that can cause hemorrhoids or worsen symptoms from existing hemorrhoids. In addition, exercise can help with bowel movement.
Changed diet, increased fluids, less straining. Now I have 2-3 weeks anusol for external hemorrhoids. Is this usually an effective cure? I'm a gay male, so I need enough success to resume sex. Suggestions?
Any risk and how much steroid absorbed by using anusol hc cream for hemorrhoid. Can it raise eye pressure.
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Is there a difference between prescription anusol and the OTC version (tucks)? I have internal hemorrhoids.
To minimize any steroid absorption, how many times/day and for how many days you apply anusol hc 2.5%cream to treat internal hemorrhoid inflammation.?
Daily: Apply the cream daily. If you have a bowel movement then do a sitz bath then the cream. This should minimize the itch. Hopefully the duration of treatment is less than a week. In general if you treat yourself for a week and notice no improvement then see your doctor. Hope this helps.See 1 more doctor answer
Anusol seems to be shrinking hemorrhoids, but now some of them turning into small (whitehead sized) hard bumps that are itchy and hurt, is this normal?
Which is more effective and common treatment for internal hemorrhoids inflammation: canasa 1000 mg suppository or anusol hc 2.5% cream. Thanks.
Canasa/Anusol: To treat internal hemorrhoid, I would recommend Anusol Hc 2.5% cream instead of canasa. Canasa enema is used to treat inflammation on the left side of the colon in ulcerative colitis. Suggest high fiber diet with diet supplement (goal of 25-30 grams per day), adequate hydration, avoid straining, avoid soap at anal area. If all failed, hemorrhoidal banding or other modalities.
What is the difference between anusol ointment and cream?! Can I continue taking iron tablets after a hemorrhoids surgery? When can I have sex?
See below: No substantial difference between ointment and cream. You may continue taking iron tablets as prescribed by your doctor. You may have sex when you are ready and feel like having it. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
I'm a gay male and I have external hemorrhoids that don't seem to be responding well to Anusol HC. Is it possible to return to "pain free" anal sex if I get a hemorrhoid surgery? Can it be normal again?
Diagnosed with hemorrhoids after a colonoscopy, I feel blocked up and struggle to poop is this normal? Finished anusol and no change in bowel habits.
Constipation: Hemorrhoid veins are a normal finding at colonoscopy and can become inflamed or irritated by chronic straining and constipation. These veins would not be the cause of constipation, and anusol will not correct constipation. Drink more water, eat more fiber (fruits, vegetables, metamucil), avoid fried and junk foods.
What are the best treatment options for severe hemmrhoids? Internal/external. Recent colonoscopy seems to have made them worse. Anusol not helping.
Hemorrhoidectomy: Shounds like it's time. Consult a colorectal surgeon for evaluation
Hemrrhoids: Generally not on their own. Anusol and perperatin h havs steroids hence help to calm down inflammation combination of things with lifestyle change including high fiber diet (morethen 25 gm/ day) with regular excercise to aid in bowel mobility, adequate consumption of water and stool softners like docusate sodium help with prevention and to get rid of hemorrhoids.
I have an hemorrhoid for a week now and it’s not going down and I used home treatments but it’s not working. Please help cuz I don’t want to go to th.
Consult your Doctor: Your Doctor would be able to confirm the diagnoses and suggest the correct treatment.See 2 more doctor answers