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Will preparation h affect an anal fissure?

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Dr. Peter Lydon
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In brief: Not likely

Most fissure will respond to stool softeners, sitz baths, and a prescription cream to allow the anal muscles to relax (nifedipine).
Preparation h does not usually help.

In brief: Not likely

Most fissure will respond to stool softeners, sitz baths, and a prescription cream to allow the anal muscles to relax (nifedipine).
Preparation h does not usually help.
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