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Care of hemorrhoids: Medical therapies for hemorrhoids: bowel regimen (fiber, stool softners, water to achieve two soft bowel movements daily), sauves (prep h, desitin, (zinc oxide diaper cream) anti fungals), and hygiene (shower, hair dryer area daily). If the medical therapy fails to control hemorrhoids, then ask for surgical referral. ...Read more
Have been suffering with hemorrhoid pain for over 3days, i've tried just about everything and still haven't had any relief. The pain is terrible! help?
May be: A painful thrombosed external hemorrhoid. Go to an er for evaluation or call your doctor to get a referral to a surgeon for treatment with incision and drainage if needed. A thrombosed external hemorrhoid will also resolve on its own with warm bath soaks over about a week. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hemorrhoids: There are over the counter hemorrhoidal suppositories and creams and some even with pain medicines in them. Ask the pharmacist and they can tell you which ones they have. ...Read more
Try a few: I believe the best would be if you can get as round inflatable on open in the middle ( donut shape).Why don't u see a proctologist he can possibly relieve you from your problem once and for all and is not necessarily surgery. ...Read more
Yes: Triamcinolone is stronger version of hydrocortisone which is steroid commonly used in over-the-counter hemorrhoid creams. But as Dr. Simpson said (https://goo.gl/8fvAPm), 1st make sure it's just a hemorrhoid and not something else. Also plan on eating more fiber, drinking more water & exercising regularly (all good advice anyway) to reduce constipation & need to push hard which aggravates 'rrhoids ...Read more
Get diagnosed first: The short answer is no. The proper answer is see a doctor who can do an exam and correctly diagnose the problem first- such as a colorectal surgeon. Most patients with hemorrhoids get enough relief with nonoperative management, so surgery is reserved for those who don't respond. I always start with making sure folks have enough fiber and water in their daily diet. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is it possible to use Edge Cooling conditioner sensitive skin shave gel for relief of hemorrhoid relief?
Extreme hemorrhoid pain. Used all over counter products with no relief. Doubled my fiber for 3 weeks. Please help. Do I need surgery?
I have rectal pain and blood spotting. I've tried OTC hemorrhoid medication minimal relief. Feels like somethings stuck. Heterosexual if that matters.
Male 27 extern hemorrhoid posterior now it has a hole on the top of it extremely painful doing yellowish/red discharge when squeeze pain reliefs after?
Is there something I can do 2 prevent pain in my rectum from my hemorrhoid when I'm having intercourse with boyfriend? Like a short term pain relief?
I enjoy anal play. Can I still engage in anal play with an external hemorrhoid? I get relief from the internal ones using a small butt plug.
External: An external hemorrhoid should not be an issue ...Read more
I asked a previous question I think I have an external hemorrhoid it's very sore even when I cough or sneeze on my anus can you advise fast relief?
Here are some tips t: A few tips to help you. There are 3 things that you can do to relieve your pain. Take a pain medicine like Paracetamol every 6 hourly till the pain is gone(2-3 days). Use Sitz bath(Sit in a warm water tub after any BM. This will keep the anus area clean. Use local application of an anti-inflammatory cream containing Hydrocortisone(Consult your GP also to verify which medicine is best for local app ...Read more
I have a large hemmoroid. Not sure if thrombosed. I have tried ice, sitz bath, prep h. No relief at all. Cant sleep. Its the size of a grape. Hurt bad?
See your doctor or: other health professional. If it is painful and enlarged, it well may be thrombosed or even infected. This should not be self-treated. Go to your health care provider or to an urgent care center if you can't get a timely appointment. Continue what you are doing until you are seen - ice, sitz baths and ointments can help soothe it some, but it may need more definitive treatment. ...Read more
Intense lower abdomin pain after bowel movement. Had anal fissures and internal hemorrhoid's recently. Taking Metamucil for 1 wk. No relief from pain?
Abd pain s/p/ BM: Hard BM or soft? May have diverticulitis ( which is an infection in colon outpouching) - as it appears you may have some constipation- or infection from fissure Would follow up with doc urgent care today as may need antibiotics and/or anusol to decrease hemorrhoid inflammation. ...Read more
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hemorrhoid: A hemorrhoid is a enlarged vein at the anus or in the lower rectum. Internal hemorrhoids are deep to the anus. External hemorrhoids are outside of the anus. A hemorrhoid is a bump that can cause pain, bleeding and may be itchy. A thrombosed hemorrhoid contains a clot which causes redness & ^ pain. ...Read more
Medication: Some people feel better if they soak their buttocks in 2 or 3 inches of warm water. You can do this up to 2 to 3 times a day for 10 to 15 minutes. Do not add soap, bubble bath, or anything to the water. There are also medicines that you can get without a prescription. They are usually creams or ointments that you rub on your anus to relieve pain, itching, and swelling. Some hemorrhoid medicines c. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer