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Doctor insights on: Pain After Anal Douching

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Is anal douching safe?

Is anal douching safe?

Depends: Anal douching would be similar to daily enema use. Safety depends on what you are using to rinse with as well as how it is applied. Some instruments can cause anal / rectal irritation and even ulcers. So be careful what you use and how you use it. Recommend you consult with your doctor first. ...Read more

Douching (Definition)

This refers to the systematic internal rinsing of the vagina. You typically use a kit specifically designed for this. A solution is in a plastic bottle like container with a thin tube (straw like) extending from it. The tube is inserted and the bottle is squeezed. The tube has a tip that allows the solution to spray around inside. The solution and any other contents can drain ...Read more


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Is daily anal douching safe?

Is daily anal douching safe?

Not safe: No. Destroying your natural rectal and colon environment leads to increasing risk or more dangerous infections or bacteria. Frequent douching increases HIV risks. I know of no physician that would recommend even one douching let alone repeated douching. ...Read more

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Are there any bad consequences of douching your anus?

Are there any bad consequences of douching your anus?

Yes: Chemical proctitis from toxins not meant to be introduced there; anal fissures from traumatic insertion leading to infections; herpes and other severe infections from unclean equipment--just a few of the things I can think of. Use an enema made for this purpose if you need to irrigate the rectum for whatever reason.. ...Read more

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Is anal doucheing dangerous?

Is anal doucheing dangerous?

= enema: Enemas have been used for 100s of years to help soften constipated stool. Unless high pressure, large volumes or abnormal substance used--not likely a problem. Hopefully this answers your question. ...Read more

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Is it OK to douche your the anal canal?

Is it OK to douche your the anal canal?

Not recommended: Douching the anus can traumatize sensitive tissues and may provide a route for infection. ...Read more

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Does anal douching relieve constipation?

Does anal douching relieve constipation?

N.F.L.: Trying to remove that rectal 'football'? Well, enemas will initially work, but 'not for long'. Once the moisture is taken out of feces you will continue to play 'hardball'. Drink plenty of fluids, eat fiber rich foods, and have a first meal of the day evacuation plan that keeps the rectum from being a 'storage silo' for long periods of time will provide long term results. ...Read more

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Is douching before having anal sex safe?

Is douching before having anal sex safe?

Contact a physician: You will need to contact a physician as I am a Dentist and your question is not one that I have the expertise to answer. ...Read more

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Is anal douching (for anal sex) bad? I've gotten mixed answers & research has produced mixed results. Pros/cons? If not bad, what's proper procedure?

Is anal douching (for anal sex) bad? I've gotten mixed answers & research has produced mixed results. Pros/cons? If not bad, what's proper procedure?

Anal sex: Douching can be traumatic to the tissues and lead to inflammation of the rectum which makes it more easy to catch stds. Douching with any soap it chemicals makes that even more likely. ...Read more

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Is anal douching with diluted Dettols before anal sex a good idea to keep my inside clean and disinfected? Could it be harmful? Is there any risk?

Is anal douching with diluted Dettols before anal sex a good idea to keep my inside clean and disinfected? Could it be harmful? Is there any risk?

Not advisable: Even when diluted, Dettol can cause serious toxicity when taken internally. It contains phenols and is used to kill agricultural pests in Australia. Should be used to clean surfaces and not used internally. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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I would love to have anal sex with my boyfriend but I want to make sure it's clean sex can I douching or enema and cleaning anus and a bit of rectum?

I would love to have anal sex with my boyfriend but I want to make sure it's clean sex can I douching or enema and cleaning anus and a bit of rectum?

Water enema is safe.: Feel free to use a water enema to clean yourself before being intimate. Some people evacuate completely after each bowel movement and do not have any issue with "cleanliness" during anal sex. Other people may need the help of an enema beforehand. As you get to know your body better, you will be able to determine if enemas are optional for you. ...Read more

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I wondered if this is an anal fissure or hemorrhoids? And I wondered If an enema/ douche would do the trick?

I wondered if this is an anal fissure or hemorrhoids? And I wondered If an enema/ douche would do the trick?

I doubt, but....: Before doing something blindly, go to be checked and counseled so to get right diagnosis for right care. How to get all these related things done correctly? Follow suggestions described in https://ebettercare. Com/feel-become-sick/. Then you gain much insight on how to work well with doc... All the best to health.... ...Read more

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What other methods could be used to clean the anus before anal sex? Would using an ear syringe be safer than douching or still no?

What other methods could be used to clean the anus before anal sex? Would using an ear syringe be safer than douching or still no?

Enema: An over the counter enema with electrolytes (i.e Fleet's) would be safest way to clean yourself. A syringe would probably not give you enough volume to clear residual stool from the rectum. Of course, understand that enemas are not required for your health but are relatively safe to use to increase your and your partner's enjoyment of sex. Also, take good care of yourself and practice safe sex. ...Read more

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I'm having internal anal wart outbreak. I can see blood on toilet paper when I wipe. Can I use diluted Dettols to douche to disinfect? Is it harmful?

I'm having internal anal wart outbreak. I can see blood on toilet paper when I wipe. Can I use diluted Dettols to douche to disinfect? Is it harmful?

Anal warts: There are many possible causes of the symptoms you note, which include warts, but also other things. Topical treatment is generally not recommended in this setting due to the risk of more serious diseases like cancer or a cancer pre-cursor. I suggest you see your physician to exclude more serious issues. ...Read more

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How should I make a home made douche?

How should I make a home made douche?

Are you sure you: Want to do that. Douching can put you at risk for yeast infection. ...Read more

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Why do woman douche?, How do I douche?

Why do woman douche?, How do I douche?

Douching: Women douche as they believe it will keep their vagina cleaner. The vagina cleans itself. The American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists recommends AGAINST Douching. ...Read more

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Is douching safe to do?

Is douching safe to do?

Not really: Douching is not recommended. It kills off the natural bacteria that protects and cleans the vagina by maintaining normal pH balance. Douching sets you up for frequent yeast infections and bacterial vaginosis. ...Read more

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Is douching safe for women?

Is douching safe for women?

Yes.: If not done too frequently and with harsh materials. Water alone can do the trick for most women. ...Read more

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How common is douching in us?

How common is douching in us?

Common: It's common but not good for most women, because it increases risk of vaginal infection. You kill off the good bacterial that lives in the vagina.

I don't recommend it. ...Read more

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Is it harmful for women to douche?

Is it harmful for women to douche?

Carries risks: The American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists recommends AGAINST Douching. ...Read more

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What's the purpose of a vaginal douche?

What's the purpose of a vaginal douche?

Misguided hygiene: The concept is that it cleans the vagina. Unfortunately it disrupts the natural vaginal balance, does nothing to treat infections, and may actually cause irritation. The best that can be said is that sometimes it causes no harm. ...Read more

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What can you expect from a vaginal douche?

What can you expect from a vaginal douche?

More infections: If you need to have temporary relief of vaginal infections, this is something you can do. Regular douching is not recommended due to increasing your risk of frequent vaginal infections. Your vagina is self cleaning and needs acidophillus bacteria to be healthy. You can find this probiotic at GNC and it can be used vaginally. ...Read more

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Is douching bad? Is there any safer way to cleanse?

Is douching bad? Is there any safer way to cleanse?

It is bad: We are being told since years douching would remove the good bacteria from the mucosa and add to the risk of getting yeast infection. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: douching?

What is the definition or description of: douching?

Internal rinsing: This refers to the systematic internal rinsing of the vagina. You typically use a kit specifically designed for this. A solution is in a plastic bottle like container with a thin tube (straw like) extending from it. The tube is inserted and the bottle is squeezed. The tube has a tip that allows the solution to spray around inside. The solution and any other contents can drain out of the vagina. ...Read more

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What is douching? I've heard it's something women do what is it and why do it?

What is douching? I've heard it's something women do what is it and why do it?

Cleansing of vagina!: Usually done with sexual activity or when discharge is present. Also done after menstuation, for "odor" issues. Frequently overdone. There are cultural reasons as well. It is usually not a requirement for vaginal health! ...Read more

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What does betadine douche do?

Douching: If can throw off vaginal pH & ^ risk for infection. The American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists recommends AGAINST Douching. ...Read more

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Can I use an enema as a douche?

Can I use an enema as a douche?

No: Enemas are not meant to be used as douche. The ingredients in the two preparations are quite different and the oil in the enema is likely to make matters that you are trying to douche out, worse.
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Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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Why did it burn after I douched?

Reaction to solution: You reacted to the solution you used. You might be allergic to it, it was too concentrated, too warm, or some other problem. ...Read more

Anus (Definition)

The anus is the opening of the rectum, through which stool and flatus are passed. The anal canal is about an inch in length, and is ...Read more