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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
Is hemmorroid surgery worth it? I have been having trouble for months. Tried scripts n over the counter. I get relief for a bit then it comes back.
Truly a pain in the.: Thrombosed (clotted) external hemorrhoids can be very painful. Internal often bleed but no pain. Hemorroids are not dangerous conditions, but can be truly a pain in the _ _ _. So, if conservative treatments are not adequately controlling your symptoms, surgical correction (quite effective) may offer you benefit. So, i would consult doc for eval/advice... Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Limit straining: Symptoms of hemorrhoids occur from constipation, diarrhea, or general straining. Correct the cause and you will get better. May take 1-2 weeks however, and that's with sitz baths after bm, anusol-type cream or ointment, non-steroidal meds, push fluids and increase fiber in diet for constipation or take anti-diarrheal meds if appropriate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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?
I have rectal pain and blood spotting. I've tried OTC hemorrhoid medication minimal relief. Feels like somethings stuck. Heterosexual if that matters.
I have external hemorrhoids (piles). Can I consume Arcoxia for pain relief? Or what can I do to relieve pain & cure it at home as quickly as possible?
Simple remedies: For piles, topical preparations work rather well - Preparation H, witch hazel pads, etc. Avoid alcohol and anything that can damage the liver, avoid fatty, rich foods. Arcoxia is a COX-2 inhibitor (like Celebrex (celecoxib) and the now-removed Vioxx) that is available in Australia - not sure where you are getting it from if you are in US. It can only help temporarily, and is best to avoid it if possible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
How can I get rid of hemorrhoids? I have been using every over the counter relief aid foe 3 weeks. Doc said to keep using products. What's wrong w/ me
Nothing wrong w/ you: Its a normal part of life to have medical problems. Regarding yor hemorrhoids, consider seeing a colorectal surgeon for a consultation. They are usually up to date on the latest trends in colorectal disease, and have lots of options, surgery generally being the last resort. Hope this helps! ...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