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Is Daflon Tablet Effective In Anal Fissure
Fissure: No as it would impair healingGet a more detailed answer ›
Grooves or clefts in various anatomical structures such as the brain (transverse fissure between cerebrum & cerebellum), the skull (sphenoidal fissure), the liver (for the ligamentum teres), the lung (oblique fissure), the spinal cord (ventral median fissure), or other structures such as the palpebral fissure between upper & lower eyelids. Can also be a tear in a structure ...Read more
What is peri-colace (docusate sodium) used for. Any differences between it & regular capsules colace (docusate sodium). Which one is better for anal fissure and internal hemorrhoid.?
Slight difference: Colace (docusate sodium) is a stool softener. Pericolace is a stool softener plus a laxative. Treatment for anal fissure and internal hemorrhoid is to keep the stools formed and soft. Drink plenty of water and get plenty of fiber in your diet. Colace (docusate sodium) is probably better especially when combined with a high fiber diet. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Which is more effective and common treatment for internal hemorrhoids inflammation: canasa 1000 mg suppository or anusol hc 2.5% cream. Thanks.
Canasa/Anusol: To treat internal hemorrhoid, i would recommend Anusol Hc 2.5% cream instead of canasa. Canasa enema is used to treat inflammation on the left side of the colon in ulcerative colitis. Suggest high fiber diet with diet supplement (goal of 25-30 grams per day), adequate hydration, avoid straining, avoid soap at anal area. If all failed, hemorrhoidal banding or other modalities. ...Read more
Diagnosed with anal fissure, is there any pain relief ointments that can be used? Currently using glycerine suppositories.
Anal fissures no fun: Anal fissures are like paper-cuts. They can bleed, hurt, & recur, particularly with defecation & other activities that increases pelvic pressure. Disorders of anal-rectal function, straining at hard stool, prolonged sitting, heavy lifting, long distance walks/runs should be avoided. If stool softeners, fiber & behavior changes don't cure, can use topical nitrate or diltiazem with anesthetic agent. ...Read more
Has any derm. Heard of a preparation of baneocin cream+ epanutin capsules used to treat anal fissures, very effective but what are the side effects?
ANAL FISSURES: Baneocin is just neomycin & bacitracin. The same as neosporin. Epaneutin is a brand name drug for phenytoin, that is used for convulsions & epilepsy (seizures.) Phenytoin orally has a lot of side effects. The sheet accompanying this when you purchased it, should have been given to you that lists all its side effects. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 28 weeks pregnant. Is tribenosid 400mg, lidocain 40 mg suppositories safe for treatment of haemorrhoids?
Ask your OB/GYN Dr.: All medications should be approved by your ob/gyn doctor when you are pregnant. These are the specialists that will know interactions with other drugs you may be taking as well . Even over the counter medications should be discussed with your obstetrician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: The dose is 6 tablets daily for 4 days, followed by 4 tablets daily for 3 days. Source: http://www.phlebolymphology.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Phlebolymphology45.pdf Note: this drug is not available or approved for use in the United States. ...Read more
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Is neo healar effective for external hemorrhoids and anal fissures.Will it cure completely after 3 weeks.?
Can i take daflon 500 mg for acute heamoroihds attack while breast feeding?What dr to consult in case of heamoroihds or anal fissure?
Ask Baby's doctor: Really you should ask your baby's doctor the pediatrician or family medicine doctor which medications are safe while breast feeding. As far as hemorrhoids and anal fissure you should see a surgeon, GI specialist or proctologist. They will be able to examine you and find what treatment is best for you (and your baby). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For mild anal fissure, how effective is nitroglycerin ointment 0.2% vs the rectiv 0.4%. Is it ok to use 0.2% to avoid some side effect. Thanks.
Anal fissure: Anal fissures are often caused by chronic constipation and straining on defecation. Focus on keeping stools soft with a healthy, fiber-rich diet. Preparation h is primarily for hemorrhoidal relief, but could help fissure discomfort since there is a lubricating component to preparation h. Alternatively, you can also apply petroleum jelly if painful. See your md if severe. ...Read more
Probably: The studies that showed effectiveness of Diltiazem ointment for anal fissures generally used twice daily application for 6-8 weeks to watch for acute healing of the fissure. Patients that did not respond were offered other proven treatments, usually surgery. No large studies have looked at safety for long term use but oral Diltiazem is often used as long term therapy for high blood pressure. ...Read more