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Hemorrhoids: Assuming use for inflamed hemorrhoids usually some improvement and relief after 2-3 days. ...Read more
Ok to use Anusol: But just as important is to be sure to be eating a high fiber diet and most importantly drinking 80-100oz of caffeine free, alcohol free fluid daily, more if you workout strenuously. There are other meds that work better but if no repsonse to above after2 months you may need surgery to avoid complications such as an abscess. See a colorectal surgeon. ...Read more
Tricky: Because it is a lot of cremes/stuff in a small space, but they do different things and there is reason to use either / both. So, mechanically and logisitcally the combination might be a problem but only because of that. ...Read more
I am 23 years old and I am suffering with an internal hemnorhoid. I have used over the counter medicines such as Anusol with no success. Any advice?
Hemorrhoids: If you have tried OTC products and it still bothers you - you should see a proctologist ...Read more
You may try: Cut down the irritation and works as an astrigent. ...Read more
Eye treatment: The old remedy you are describing is that of Preparation H applied to bags under the eyes. It reportedly reduces swelling. Be sure you use only an unopen package not preveiously used! ...Read more
Anusol allergy: Anusol-HC suppositories (hydrocortisone acetate) are used to decreased rectal swelling, itching, discomfort in conditions like hemorrhoids. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse reactions see: https://www. Drugs. Com/cdi/anusol-hc-suppositories. Html ...Read more
See a doctor: Go see a doctor and he can examine to and give you the options. Www. Drlugo. Com. ...Read more
I have anal haemorhoids have been using anusol but was asking what are its cause and how can take preventive measures?
'Rhoids & 'tics: Hemorrhoids & diverticulosis are due to excess intrabdominal pressure (valsalva). In other words, you're pushing way too hard to have a bowel movement. To prevent 'rhoids & 'tics from worsening is to increase dietary fiber & fluids as well as to exercise regularly so that you're not constipated. You don't want veins on forehead to pop out when you poop. Shouldn't need to strain for bowel movement. ...Read more
I've been taking anusol suppositories for a external pile how long do I need to take them for as its not a perscripsion is it until the pile has gone?
Hemorrhoids: Treatment is usually continued until relief is obtained when the hemorrhoid has shrunk or aggravating causes (straining for bm, constipation, hard stool) are eliminated. Keep stool soft with stool softener &/or extra dietary fiber and water. If clot has formed inside vein, doc may need to surgically evacuate it for relief. ...Read more
Using anusol HC and now developed some sort of crusty, hard, itchy white patches on anus where using it. Only used for 1 week so far. What could it be?
Yes: That is not unusual.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have had piles for nearly 2yrs, they are very painful sometimes. I use anusol regularly to ease the pain but how do I get rid of them?
Prescribed 3 weeks anusol, heard this cream should not be used longer than 2 weeks because of skin thinning, yet GP said 3, should this be ok?
Use of Anusol: Anusol comes in 2 forms. Anusol and Anusol-HC. Anusol-HC contains 2.5% Hydrocortisone which can cause skin thinning. It should only be used for 2 weeks. After that, you should be rechecked to see if you need to continue it and to see if there is skin thinning. If you have the regular Anusol, without the steroid, you can continue it for 3 weeks. Confirm the directions with your doctor. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
What are the best treatment options for severe hemmrhoids? Internal/external. Recent colonoscopy seems to have made them worse. Anusol not helping.
No: They help relief the symptoms.Get a more detailed answer ›
Took anusol suppository before bed. Some of it expelled after fart on toilet morning after. Normal?
Yes: The residual wax coating of the steroid suppository is commonly expelled the next morning with bm. ...Read more