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Treatment for Intense Anal Itching? Pruritus Ani Cure??

Posted 22 Jul 2013 by nickstevens17 7 answers

There are a variety of recommended remedies for Pruritus Ani, hemorrhoids, anal fissures, and other health issues that result in chronic and severe rectal itching... but what is the best treatment to relieve these symptoms? I've struggled with an insanely itchy anus for over 7 years now... 2 ...

Anal Fissure and Fistula - Best way to clean after bowel movement?

Posted 23 Sep 2014 by suikojay 2 answers

Hi, after I have a bowel movement, what is the best thing to use to clean yourself? Wet toilet paper? I heard baby wipes was bad. Also, I was thinking about using a 100% Aloe Vera gel in and around the anal fissure, but doesn't the area in and around the fissure need to be clean first? If so, ...

Is steroid and Lidocaine application for anal fissure ( 3 weeks old fissure) with Miralax enough?

Posted 31 Mar 2012 by hp0909 7 answers

I am currently suffering from Anal fissure due to constipation since 3 weeks. It bled in the beginning and almost healed over two weeks. Yesterday I had another episode of constipation and my fissure bled again with too much of pain. My doctor prescribed me steroid and Lidocain gel for topical ...

Is Nifedipine 0.3% ointment for anal fissure safe to use in pregnancy?

Posted 12 Feb 2013 by adalaio 1 answer

I have a small anal fissure, and my doctor is treating it with Nifedipine 0.3% ointment. I am supposed to apply a pea sized amount to the anus 3 times a day during 6 weeks. I still have 5 weeks to go, but I plan to start trying to get pregnant immediately. Should I interrupt the treatment? I would ...

Im having severe pain and have a chronic anal fissure. Should I go to the ER or wait for doctor?

Posted 11 May 2016 by xzombiez1lovex 3 answers

So I've been dealing with a chronic anal fissure for about a year now and the pain is getting to be unbearable. Unsure if I should go to the emergency room or wait it out. Everytime I use the bathroom there's a lot of blood, regardless if it's hard or soft stool. I've seen my GI ...

Bleeding Weeks after Lateral Internal Sphincterotomy?

Posted 24 Aug 2016 by ponygirl32 1 answer

I had a LIS on August 4th, about 3 weeks ago. Since the surgery, I have 2 huge anal tags that have developed, causing me discomfort during bowel movements and especially wiping. I can't do anything without a pantyliner in, otherwise bloody discharge will stain my underwear. I am not bleeding ...

Best way to apply nifedipine for a anal tear internally?

Posted 16 Jul 2016 by jan124lynn 0 answers

My husband has a anal fissure and has been prescribed nifedipine to administer anally. Any recommendations on how to best administer this? It is a thick type liquid which had to come from a compounding pharmacy. Also what are any sypmtoms of side affects can he expect if any?

Nausea and vomiting for 12+ years, constipation, anal fissures?

Posted 3 May 2016 by Rileyederr 1 answer

I have had severe nausea and vomiting since I was 8 years old, now 20 years old. I bloat from a size zero to a size 4 within a matter of minutes and then back down after a few hours of serious discomfort. I have always been constipated, going weeks without a BM and ever since I had my appendix ...

Nifedipine .2 Ointment for anal fissure Questions?

Posted 17 Apr 2016 by davchun 0 answers

I have a few questions about my Nifedipine Ointment 1. I have to apply to the anal area 3 times a day for 6 weeks. What happens if I miss a dose? Should I just skip it or do I take an extra as soon as possible the next day? 2. How much should I use, and how far up do I have to go? 3. Should I take ...

Anal fissure off midline?

Posted 22 Feb 2016 by 123456789SS 1 answer

I have read that anal fissures off midline may be caused by serious medical conditions such as Crohns and HIV. I have had an itchy anus for years and was prescribed a cream which is effective. I have also had bleeding years previously due to scratching. The cream has now stopped this however i ...

Ratio-triacomb DIN 00550507?

Posted 27 Apr 2016 by kshinee89 0 answers

HI there. I just wanted to make sure if my medication works for this symptoms. So I have anal fissure right now and I got prescribed by doctor with ratio triacomb does this actually work for anal fissure? Or should I just stick with anusol that sells at drug store without priscription

Hemorrhoidectomy surgery and itching?

Posted 4 Mar 2016 by Ron2000 0 answers

I had a hemorrhoidectomy a month ago and the doctor sewed up an anal fissure to now I'm still getting some itching it don't hurt to go to the bathroom i'm just still itching I hope it's not another anal fissure cuz I've had two surgeries in the past 3 months and now ...

I have anal fissures and have been taking dulcolax to prevent more wounds. It has been a week and?

Posted 16 Jun 2015 by CassandraMunoz 1 answer

... it's really been helping but I don't feel completely healed yet. Should I stop using dulcolax or continue taking them despite the reccomendations to take them for only a week?

Bright red blood on outside of large hard stool?!?

Posted 11 Sep 2015 by hawk4754 1 answer

I apologize for the gross question. I had blood in my stool. I usually have very large stools, and this particular one was also very dry and painful when coming out. I noticed on one of the stools there was some blood. Obviously, this was terrifying for me. I was wondering if this seems to be a ...

Constipation - Chronic - Constipation - No normal movement for 6 weeks, help!?

Posted 16 Aug 2015 by SammyNeil 0 answers

Ongoing constipation after anal fissure... I am unable to eliminate without chemical help. Used high concentration powdered magnesium but creates severe diarrhea which hurts in other ways. Have tried enemas (water and Fleet), mag citrate, softeners, fiber supplements ,senna... ANYTHING I eat goes ...

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