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Severe Anal Itching
I've been having severe anal itching sometimes feeling like there are bugs crawling between vagina to anus. How do I get some relief?
Prescriptions : Analpram cream is often prescribed for your symptoms. You should use unscented soaps only such as dove unscented bar soap or aveeno (oatmeal) skin relief body wash. Use a hypoallergenic laundry detergent as well for underwear. Do not use wet wipes in the area. See a physician for prescription treatment. ...Read more
I have had severe anal itching that i think has spread to my face it looks the same and spreading quickly with open sores and raised rash I have been checked for parasites and am okay i also have uncontrolable diahhera?
I have severe prostatitis and anal itching, a urethral swab has revealed thrush (candida). Could this be the cause of my symptoms?
No: If you culture there you will grow a variety of organisms, including yeast. Assuming you are taking antibiotic for prostatitis. you will have increased candida. You may need treatment for this. Candida does not cause severe prostatitis. It may be responsible for some itch. Anal itch is usually due to fecal soiling. Avoid scrubbing. After a BM, first clean with paper, then clean with lotion INSIDE ...Read more
I am currently on aldara (imiquimod). As a result, I am experiencing a strange tan-colored vaginal discharge and severe vaginal, genital, & anal itching. Why?
I had a UTI a few days ago, antibiotics were prescribed. Now, I have anal itching(severe), there's no blood in stool. What might be the cause?
Yesterday unexpectedly i got anal itching and i don't know why. What could it be? Usually it itches during the morning and night, not the afternoon.
Rash or pinworms? : This is a common symptom of a pinworm infection. It is not life-threatening and easy to treat. See your doctor and explain what's going on. You could also have a rash that might need a non-prescription cream or ointment. Itchiness in that area is common, and a quick visit with the doctor should be diagnostic and helpful. ...Read more