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Does hemmroid cream elimitate the hemmroid?

Does hemmroid cream elimitate the hemmroid?

No: Hemorrhoid cream decreases the inflammation of the hemorrhoid, which is a dilated vein. It does not destroy the vein or eliminate it. They can recurr again if the patient strains, has hard stools, has constipation, pregnancy , and other causes. There are some surgical options for hemorrhoid removal. Consult a proctologist for these options. ...Read more

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Any risk and how much steroid absorbed by using anusol hc cream for hemorrhoid. Can it raise eye pressure.

Any risk and how much steroid absorbed by using anusol hc cream for hemorrhoid. Can it raise eye pressure.

Very low risk: From topical steroids. If there is a family history of glaucoma or if any known steroid response then have your eye pressure screened with an eyemd. ...Read more

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What's the difference between proctozone 2.5% cream and hydrocortisone 2.5% cream? Which is better for hemorrhoids?

What's the difference between proctozone 2.5% cream and hydrocortisone 2.5% cream? Which is better for hemorrhoids?

Not much difference: The active ingredient, hydrocortisone, is the same. Proctozone is made in such a way that it is more helpful for hemorrhoids. Still, Hydrocortisone cream will help too. ...Read more

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Is it safe to band external hemmorrhoids at home? What does external hemmorrhoid surgery cost? With no insurance! have one external hemmorrhoid

Is it safe to band external hemmorrhoids at home? What does external hemmorrhoid surgery cost? With no insurance! have one external hemmorrhoid

Never: Attempt any kind of surgery in your home! great care goes into surgery of any kind to prevent infection and improve healing. I have personally seen the disasters of such actions as we try to correct a botched self surgery. You can work with most surgical offices to set up easy payment plans to allow the surgery. Good luck. ...Read more

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My gastroenterologist prescribed a compounded "woodwards rectal cream" for my hemorrhoid pain/swelling. What does this topical cream consist of?

My gastroenterologist prescribed a compounded "woodwards rectal cream" for my hemorrhoid pain/swelling. What does this topical cream consist of?

Ingredients: Sorry, i can't find that particular compound, but the active ingredients should be listed on the packaging, and your local pharmacist or your doctor should be able to answer any questions you may have. Good luck. ...Read more

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Nupercainal worked well for anal fissure but i switched to the generic dibucaine. Why does the generic burn so bad?

Nupercainal worked well for anal fissure but i switched to the generic dibucaine. Why does the generic burn so bad?

Different formula: The difference may be in the formulation. It may have a different carrier or the ph (acidity) may be different. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use suppositories for an anal fissure or just cream externally?I had used just external cream, and it went away, then a hard stool chang

Is it safe to use suppositories for an anal fissure or just cream externally?I had used just external cream, and it went away, then a hard stool chang

Anal fissures no fun: Anal fissures are like paper-cuts in the anus. They can bleed, hurt, & recur, particularly with defecation & any other activity that increases pelvic pressure. Disorders of anal-rectal function, straining at hard stool, prolonged sitting, heavy lifting, long distance walks/runs are causative & should be addressed. If stool softeners, fiber, topical rx, & behavior changes don't cure, see a surgeon. ...Read more

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Is neo healar effective for external hemorrhoids and anal fissures.Will it cure completely after 3 weeks.?

Is neo healar effective for external hemorrhoids and anal fissures.Will it cure completely after 3 weeks.?

Anal fissure: If anal fissures are present, this product is unlikely to resolve them. This situation should be evaluated by a gastroenterologist or colorectal surgeon. ...Read more

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Have internal hemorrhoid that's comin out will anucort suppositories help or prep h wipes & ointment be best. Was on med that caused constipation ?

Have internal hemorrhoid that's comin out will anucort suppositories help or prep h wipes & ointment be best. Was on med that caused constipation ?

Avoid constipation: should avoid meds that cause constipation. also do warm sits bath 3 times a day for 10 days, and apply hemorrhoid cream after each bath, suppositories don't help much. High fiber diet is also beneficial. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use hydrocortisone 1% on the anus once - twice daily? Without weakening/thinning skin? I have hemorrhoids

Is it safe to use hydrocortisone 1% on the anus once - twice daily? Without weakening/thinning skin?  I have hemorrhoids

I would not: that's for external usage. anoderm and hemorrhoids are not exactly external. and chronic usage can thin out the skin. use a prep for hemorrhoids. ...Read more

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Is it okay to use hydrocortisone cream around anus?

Is it okay to use hydrocortisone cream around anus?

when use HC cream?: Hydrocortisone cream is very mild and is used by prescription for hemorrhoids both internally and externally. So, it could be safe. However, if instead of hemorrhoids, the person using it has heat rash and intertigo, i.e., a candida yeast infection, it could make the infection worse and not help at all. Best to have your family doctor take a look before using it there. Tricky spot. ...Read more

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Does hemmroid cream elimitate the hemmroid?

No: Hemorrhoid cream decreases the inflammation of the hemorrhoid, which is a dilated vein. It does not destroy the vein or eliminate it. They can recurr again if the patient strains, has hard stools, has constipation, pregnancy , and other causes. There are some surgical options for hemorrhoid removal. Consult a proctologist for these options. ...Read more

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Can you use external creams on internal hemorrhoid?

Can you use external creams on internal hemorrhoid?

Depends: Most prescription meds used to treat hemorrhoids can be used both internally and externally. I would be cautious of over the counter meds unless the label/instruction specifically approve for internal use. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how long it should take for my hemorrhoid to heal without cream?

Can you tell me how long it should take for my hemorrhoid to heal without cream?

Hemmorhoids: It is a very common problem, not to worry. Can be related to either constipation or diarrhea. Hemorrhoids should be evaluated by a colo-rectal or general surgeon you will require dietary, bathroom habit modifications and sometimes office based procedures if medical management is ineffective. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of hemorrhoid creams?

What are the side effects of hemorrhoid creams?

Itching/irritation: Most creams can cause increased irritation if used too much or too heavily--allergic reactions are rare but may also exacerbate sypmtoms and worsen the symptoms for which you are using the product! any persistent pain, irritation (>7 days) should be evaluated and not ignored.In other words, ok to try but use with caution! ...Read more

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Hi, I have a dark external hemorrhoid and an internal hemorrhoid and I am wondering what home creams and remedies you can suggest to minimize these?

Fiber: The best home remedie is diet modification. Try to get about 20-30 grams of fiber per day. This will make sure your stool is soft and you don't strain to have a bowel movement. This will make sure you don't aggravate the existing problem. Preparation h works will with current hemorrhoids. If they persist, you should see a general surgeon for further treatment options. ...Read more

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It's okay to use my halcinonide cream to treat a hemorrhoid right?

Halcinonide Cream: Halcinonide Cream (Halog Cream) is a topical corticosteroid – so I assume it could help with swelling, itching & discomfort from hemorrhoids. ...Read more

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Does anyone knows any medicines or cream for treatment of hemorrhoid?

Does anyone  knows any medicines or cream for treatment of hemorrhoid?

Care of hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids, are a dilation/swelling of venous tissue around rectum. Non operative treatment is recommended, a bowel regimen (fiber, stool softeners, laxatives to goal of 2 soft bowel movements daily) local salves (prep h, desitin, (zinc oxide diaper cream) anti fungal) and hygiene (shower, hair dryer area daily). Surgery only if above fails. Post surgery recovery is several weeks. ...Read more

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I've tried creams, baths, etc and nothing will get rid of my hemmroid, so is it ok to pop it?

I've tried creams, baths, etc and nothing will get rid of my hemmroid, so is it ok to pop it?

See a doctor: Have an examination with a doctor to be sure what you have. A painful thrombosed external hemorrhoid resolves with warm bsth soaks in a few days, or see a surgeon for removal of the hemorrhoid. Do not recommend trying to "pop" it. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a large external hemorrhoid to heal if your just using a hemmroid cream? How long is too long to wait?

How long does it take for a large external hemorrhoid to heal if your just using a hemmroid cream? How long is too long to wait?

Hemorrhoids: Conservative treatment measures are usually sufficient for most patients with hemorrhoids causing bleeding, itching, irritation, or thrombosis (clot formation). Analgesic creams and topical steroid creams can be used for irritation and pruritus, but not for more than one week. They can result in contact dermatitis or mucosal atrophy, respectively. Your hemorrhoid may require definitive therapy. ...Read more

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I've used creams for my external hemorrhoid and it doesn't seem to stop hurting. Every time I go number 2, it's always bleeding. What should I do?

I've used creams for my external hemorrhoid and it doesn't seem to stop hurting. Every time I go number 2, it's always bleeding. What should I do?

Diet,Rx, or see MD: Try PROCTOSOL 2.5% apply 2-3 times and after #2. Diet more fiber. Avoid constipation.Sit in hot water 10 minutes 2 times(seitz bath.) Log on PILex.com.Make sure this is located in California Order a bot of 14 capsule Take 2 capsules daily x 7 days.It is pure herbal medicine no side effects. It works wonder.But bleeding a lot see MD A great product ...Read more

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Hi, I got a hemorrhoid and it's fairly large, doesn't hurt but prep H and other creams aren't shrinking it. I'm at a lost for what to do also I'm worr?

GI consult : Hemorrhoidd have stages and can even pop out and need to be pushed back in. At this stage you need a visit to a colorectal surgeon for hemorrhoidal banding and evaluation for possible hemorrhoidectomy. ...Read more

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For a month now I've had a VERY itchy hemorrhoid. I can't go a day w/out a suppository and creams/wipes. Can't afford dr - no pain but not going away?

For a month now I've had a VERY itchy hemorrhoid. I can't go a day w/out a suppository and creams/wipes. Can't afford dr - no pain but not going away?

Stool softner: If the only problem is itching and you know it is a hemorrhoid then stool softeners can help decrease the irratation of bowel movements which will decrease the inflammation. However other things can cause rectal itching, such as worms. If hemorrhoid meds & stool softener does not decrease it you might want to be checked. If blood, drainage need exam. ...Read more

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Does hemorrhoid cream truly help acne?

Does hemorrhoid cream truly help acne?

From Piles To Smiles: It makes small vessels constrict so blood flow is decreased and therefore the skin is less red. Smoking 10 high-nicotine cigarettes in a row will do about the same thing (don't try that at home, unless you live within one block of a hospital). So, yes, maybe, temporarily it will "help," if that's what you want to call it. But will do nothing to "help" get rid of the primary cause(s) of the acne. ...Read more

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What do I do to get rid of an external hemorrhoid at home without over-the-counter cream?

What do I do to get rid of an external hemorrhoid at home without over-the-counter cream?

If not thrombosed: Or clotted, bed rest for 24-48 hours with feet above hips, warm tub soaks for 15 -20 minutes 3-4 times per day and sometimes ice pack for 5 minutes at a time will usually work. If thrombosed and hard to the touch might consider incision and drainage by colorectal surgeon in the office to shorten the time of discomfort and swelling and bleeding. ...Read more

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I heard using hemorrhoid cream (like preparation-h, proctolog cream) can reduce wrinkles. Is it true?

It is not true: Preparation h moisturizes the skin to help reduce the appearance of wrinkles. It cannot remove them. ...Read more

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What is a compound hemorrhoid cream? Does it work better than regular creams? Why would a doctor prescribe it?

What is a compound hemorrhoid cream? Does it work better than regular creams? Why would a doctor prescribe it?

Not sure: "Compound" usually means that the doctor has directed the pharmacy to make or "compound" a product out of several ingredients which he must feel is better and/or different than what is offered by OTC products. Thus unable to answer the question. You could ask the pharmacists or doctor who wrote the RX. ...Read more

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My gastroenterologist prescribed a compounded "woodwards rectal cream" for my hemorrhoid pain/swelling. What does this topical cream consist of?

Ingredients: Sorry, i can't find that particular compound, but the active ingredients should be listed on the packaging, and your local pharmacist or your doctor should be able to answer any questions you may have. Good luck. ...Read more

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