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My anus is itchy what are the treatments to this?

My anus is itchy what are the treatments to this?

Not your hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids don't cause itching. Itching is caused by caffeine and excess moisture. Eliminate caffeine, increase your other fluids and the itching will resolve as well as the hemorrhoidal inflammation. Use corn starch powder on the bottom to keep the area dry. ...Read more

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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


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Can gonorrhea treatment make my anus itchy ?

Can gonorrhea treatment make my anus itchy
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Yes: Places that are healing, especially skin and where skin meets mucous membranes, tend to itch. If that's where your infection was and you're not getting a rash there, then it will settle down in a few days. ...Read more

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Is there an over-the-counter treatment for itchiness of the vagina and anus?

May be yeast : The only way to know what this is is to be examined by your doctor. It may be a yeast infection. If an over the counter yeast medication solves the problem then most likely that's all it was. Other possibilities include lichen sclerosis, lichen simplex chronicus, allergic reactions and psoriasis. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Hi I got one white pimple ?? On my anus from 4 years no pain , some time itchy , sometime can see very small spot of blood on paper never got any treatment and I am overweight

Skin tag: You get pimples on areas of the body like face/shoulders,upper back. On your anal opening you could have a hair follicle inflamed, but it wouldn't last 4 yrs.This is most likely a skin tag left over from a fissure (crack) or food reaction or whatever. It is common and of little importance.If irritated you can reduce it with OTC hydrocortisone cream . ...Read more

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What cream or ointment should I use on an itchy anus? My anus itches like crazy and i don't know why. I don't know weather to use Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or some other treatment.

What cream or ointment should I use on an itchy anus? My anus itches like crazy and i don't know why. I don't know weather to use Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or some other treatment.

Most often: Anal itching in an adult is from either excess caffeine/beer or excess moisture or possibly yeast infection. I do not use any ointments for anal itching. Cut out the caffeine and beer and use plain cornstarch powder liberally and frequently to your bottom. If itching is waking from sleep, caffeine is the most likely culprit. Also consider pin worms but rare in adult. ...Read more

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Which medicine to treat pubic lice.I found it in many no. But no redness only itchy..Is there any home treatment?

Which medicine to treat pubic lice.I found it in many no. But no redness only itchy..Is there any home treatment?

See answer: A lice-killing lotion containing 1% Permethrin or a mousse containing pyrethrins and piperonyl butoxide can be used to treat pubic ("crab") lice. These products (rid and nix) are available over-the-counter without prescription at pharmacy. Lindane shampoo (kwell) is a prescription med and considered second line treatment. Malathion lotion 0.5% (ovide) and oral Ivermectin not fda approved in U.S. ...Read more

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I have saw itchy red bumps around my anus wot could it be?

I have saw itchy red bumps around my anus wot could it be?

Could be many things: Including condyloma or genital warts, hemorrhoids or pruritus from excess moisture and caffeine. Best to get them looked at by your pcp or a colon and rectal surgeon. And cut out the caffeine and use corn starch powder liberally several times a day on your bottom. ...Read more