Doctor insights on:
Does Apple Cider Vinegar Really Work On Hemorrhoids Told To Bathe In It
YOW!!: Don't believe everything you hear. This would be ineffective at best, and could cause significant irritation to the perianal skin at worst. The basics: increase dietary fiber and fluid (especially water). Avoid straining at stool. Sitz baths are soothing. Stiil ahve concerns? See a colorectal surgeon for an examination and management. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The veins in the rectum can swell and become puffy when a person has frequent pressure on them from pushing out a bm. This is constipation. The swollen veins can burn, itch, or sometimes become severely painful (from a clot building up inside). Veins in the rectum are called hemorrhoidal veins and the sick, stretched out vein ...Read more
This is my first external hemorrhoid, will it just go away on its own? I've been using apple cider vinegar and witch hazel and will start Epsom baths
If i take a bath in apple cider vinegar (diluted) after he ejaculates in me does this cut the chances of bv?
No: Bv is naturally in your vagina, along with "yeast." when one or the other gets off balance, the other will 'over grow'. People think of BV and yeast as infections, but they are really just overgrowth of something normal. The fishy smell after intercourse (sex) is as much the semen as it is you. Use condoms to help with that and for safer sex! if you need treatment for bv, see a doctor 1st. ...Read more
Why not?: I don't see any reason it would not be any more or less safe than bathing in apple cider vinegar any other day of the year. ...Read more
To treat bv, does bathing in warm water mixed with apple cider vinegar and tea tree oil treat cure the infection? Any suggestions?
Antibiotics v yogurt: Bacterial vaginosis is an imbalance in vaginal bacteria. Standard treatment is antibiotics, not bathing as described so go see family doc or gynecologist. There is some evidence that eating yogurt w/lactobacilli might help restore balance but studies aren't definitive. Check out http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/bacterial-vaginosis/ds01193 & http://www.Cdc.Gov/std/bv/stdfact-bacterial-vaginosis.Htm. ...Read more
Maybe: It works for some people.Get a more detailed answer ›
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Does apple cider vinegar really work with weight loss?
- Does apple cider vinegar really work on kidney stones?
- Does apple cider vinegar really work on sore muscles?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Apple cider vinegar hemorrhoids
- Does the apple cider vinegar diet work?
- Does apple cider vinegar work on acne?
- Does apple cider vinegar work on skin tags?
- Talk to a dermatologist online