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Itchy Anus Will Prep H Help
Sure: Most causes of anal itching especially if it is severe enough to wake you from your sleep are due to caffeine and excess moisture. Cut out all caffeine and beer, and keep the area dry with cornstarch powder, not talcum. Occassionaly pin worms can be a cause but usually in children playing in dirt. ...Read more
I have been experiencing an itchy anus. I was instructed by a doc to use some sort of vaginal creme, and it helped, but I forget what it was.
Prob a fungal cream: They probably recommended an anti-fungal cream like clotrimazole. If it is a fungal rash then any over the counter anti-fungal cream will work. You could use Lamisil or clotrimazole cream, etc. Just remember that there are other potential causes for that itch, including hemorrhoids, parasites, etc. So you may still need an appt and physical exam. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Itchy anus, bleeding on toilet tissue, only itches in the morning, looks like popcorn in my stool and it hurts coming out. Help?
Healed fungal infection however still have itchy anus ? Been on tablets and cream treating over a month now been a nightmare need help
No worms seen in stools, no itchy anus but when i take a bath i notice little tiny black worms. help!
Get stool tested: Best to see your doc and get the stool tested! ...Read more
I have a really itchy anus and now Im starting to bleed a little and I can barely poop which I dont really poop anyway. Can you help me figure out?
You may have: An anal fissure, as in tear of the skin around your anus. These can form related to constipation and hard stools, but interesting frequent diarrhea can lead to this too. You should seek an evaluation to better evaluate the anorectal area in person. I know it can be embarrassing but you'll want to find out the cause of your problem sooner rather than later. ...Read more
"Pruritis Ani": There are many causes. Pinworms, hemorrhoids, yeast infections, poor hygiene, sexual practices, medications, lotions, creams and other topicals applied to the area may cause itching. Moisture from sweating or bathing suits may cause itching. Viral infections, maceration of skin from rubbing or scratching or other trauma may cause this as well. Try good hygiene, drying the area, and observe. ...Read more
PRURITIS ANI : PRURITIS ANI = ITCY ANUS Top causes are hemorrhoids/anal fissures./yeast infection It may also cause BRBPR..You need a full exam and rectal exam to make diagnosis. Lab work may be needed to Check for anemIa. If you still have symptoms stool cultures and a colonoscopy may be warranted . In the meantime stay well hydrated 64-80 oz water/dy. And gluten free with high fiber gutbliss.com ...Read more
Caffeine: Is the most common cause of anal itching not hemorrhoids as stated win the ads. Pinworms can be another cause usually in children after playing in the dirt. But cokes, coffe, tea, chocolate, and energy drinks like red bull have lots of caffeine leading to severe itching and bleeding, even waking you from your sleep at night clawing at your bottom. Stop the caffeine! ...Read more
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