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User Reviews for Preparation H Maximum Strength to treat Hemorrhoids

Preparation H Maximum Strength has an average rating of 5.0 out of 10 from a total of 6 ratings for the treatment of Hemorrhoids. 50% of reviewers reported a positive experience, while 50% reported a negative experience.

Preparation H Maximum Strength rating summary

5.0/10 average rating

6 ratings from 8 user reviews.

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Prep H ointment · Taken for 10 years or more · June 12, 2022

"I purchased a new tube of Prep H ointment this week. This product has definitely changed for the worse! HORRIBLE burning! I have used Prep H for 25+ years w/relief but NO more! 1) I Compared the ingredients from a couple of old tubes to new tube & most of the active ingredients flip flopped to the inactive ingredients & vice-versa 2) purchased an expensive oversized box with a small tube inside-deceiving marketing 3) internal insert tube is approx 75 %smaller. What's even worse is--As a patient I have sense not to use it anymore BUT as a caretaker using this on the elderly invalids in ill health that can not speak for themselves, If this is being used in nursing homes... It needs to be re-evaluated. If these new or flip flopped ingredient %s have changed & caused this burning please research why this happened. If others are having this problem, please speak up & give a review."

1 / 10
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jitney · August 26, 2017

"My problem was affecting my work and livelihood. Out of desperation, I started trying different anal medication. I probably should have seen a doctor right, but this is embarrassing. Preparation H has given me hope. I guess I have hemorrhoids?"

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isme · September 16, 2012

"It helped eased my pain and discomfort but caused major itching that started on the outside. Very itchy and red."

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Anonymous · August 6, 2011

"This medicine worked for the pain, but it caused minor itching."

9 / 10
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Anonymous · January 5, 2011

"This medicine is very effective ...helped my hemorrhoids a lot."

10 / 10
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Jasonhouse2 · Taken for less than 1 month · December 16, 2020

"Didn't do anything for my hemorrhoids - waste of money"

1 / 10
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Karen482791 · Taken for less than 1 month · December 8, 2016

"Unable to use this product due to heart rhythm malfunction. Interacted with prescription meds and caused arrhythmia. Check with physician first before using this product if you take meds."

1 / 10
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Spe77 · Taken for 2 to 5 years · June 18, 2016

"Works good.. 8/10 for me."

8 / 10
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