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What Are the Best Tips for treating hemorrhoids?

A: treating hemorrhoids, more commonly known as piles in the United Kingdom, is typically a matter of making some lifestyle changes and using over-the-counter (OTC) treatments to address pain and discomfort. In some instances, other, more significant medical interventions may be necessary. These include hemorrhoidectomy, the surgical removal of hemorrhoids, or fixative procedures, which constrict blood flow to the hemorrhoids, causing them to shrink and fall off. hemorrhoids are a swelling of veins in the rectum and anus, which can become very painful. They are typically caused by pressure resulting from chronic constipation and subsequent straining to pass stool...


How Do I Treat hemorrhoids?

A: hemorrhoids occur when blood vessels which are near the opening of the anus become swollen. These swollen blood vessels cause painful lumps which can itch and bleed. One thing that may help in your comfort is to take a warm bath, or a warm bath with bath salts. This can be repeated several times per day, and it can help to soothe the pain from the hemorrhoids. An over the counter rectal cream has a mild hydrocortisone in it that will help to treat the swelling and inflammation of the condition and will speed up the healing process. An over the counter rectal foam will have a topical anesthetic that can help to numb and decrease the pain of the condition. It may sound silly, but wearing cotton gloves at night can help in the healing...


How can I treat hemorrhoids during pregnancy?

A: To help ease the pain, try soaking in a warm sitz bath with Epsom salts or magnesium (a sitz bath is one in which you sit in a tub and soak just your bottom and hips.) The aquatic environment will soothe some of the burning associated with the hemorrhoids. You can also try topical arnica gel or cortisone cream (tell your doctor if you do). If they still bother you after delivery (most resolve themselves by then), you can have them clipped in an office procedure that usually doesn''t even require anesthesia....

What is the best way to treat hemorrhoids?

A: Here are some suggestions from Dr. Andrew Weil: ''*A good natural treatment for symptomatic hemmorhoids is the sitz bath. Sit in a bathtub filled with enough warm water to cover the anal area for 15 minutes several times a day. *Apply aloe vera gel to the area frequently; it feels good and promotes healing. In addition, take one teaspoon of liquid aloe vera after meals. *Instead of dry toilet paper, use compresses of witch hazel to clean the anal area after bowel movements. You can get witch hazel at any drugstore. *Many over the counter products are sold for relief of hemorrhoids. Avoid those containing benzocaine or other topical anesthetics. Preparation H is safe; it is an unlikely but effective combination of a yeast culture and shark liver extract.'' Dr....


How Do You Treat hemorrhoids?

A: Dear How Do You Treat hemorrhoids?, For our readers who may not know, hemorrhoids are swollen and inflamed veins in the anus and lower rectum. hemorrhoids can results from straining during a bowel movement, from chronic diarrhea or constipation, obesity, anal intercourse, from increased pressure on these veins during pregnancy, and sometimes following childbirth. Symptoms of hemorrhoids can include: A small amount of painless bleeding during bowel movements. Itching or irritation around the anus. Pain or discomfort. Swelling around the anus. A sensitive or painful lump or bump near the anus. If you are concerned you may have


Medications used in treating hemorrhoids

A: Hi and welcome to the forum! I am glad that I can help you. You would like to know what types of medications may be used in treatment of hemorrhoids. hemorrhoids are swelling and inflammation of veins in the rectum and anus. hemorrhoids are usually not dangerous or life threatening. The most common symptom of hemorrhoids is bright red blood covering the feces, on toilet paper, and/or in the toilet bowl. If internal hemorrhoids protrude through the anus outside the body, they become irritated and painful. There are many products on the market for treatment of hemorrhoids such as topical analgesics (pain relievers), topical corticosteroids,...


what is the best way to treat hemorrhoids at home

A: hemorrhoids are caused by several things including child birth and pregnancy, but the most common is straining when having a bowel movement.  Obviously, the solution to this problem is to change your diet or supplementation to where you no longer have to strain to have a bowel movement.  Here are some things you can do: Eat whole grains instead of processed white flour products. Take a fiber supplementDrink plenty of waterIncrease the amount of magnesium in your diet as well as all other minerals. Don’t try to rush. I know this is probably embarrassing to read, but take your time when in the toilet. Relax, read a book, look at a magazine, or something similar to relax and let nature to its thing. Take a natural laxativeDo an herbal colon cleanse...

Can you treat hemorrhoids with home remedies?

A: All of the above may help, but don''t forget the mainstay of hemorrhoid treatment: dietary. In short, plenty of fluids and fiber. Fluids decrease water absorption in the colon, and provide lubrication. The fiber helps to decrease impaction and strain inside the gut, as well as decrease chances of colon cancer. You shouldn''t have to strain when having a bowel movement. If you are, then you''re already doing too much. Doing so increases pressure on the veinous return surrounding the rectum, leading to a ''blowout'' of a vein (a hemorrhoid). Stool softeners, like colace, may also help in the short term to prevent constipation strain on an already strained hemorrhoid, but try to stick to fluids and fiber. ...


Can nystatin and triamcinolone treat hemorrhoids?

A: Recently while treating a yeast infection with nystatin and triamcinolone, I noticed that a hemerrhoid I had been suffering with for years had almost conpletely gone away after just a few days. The oitment may not be prescribed for hemorrhiods, but it worked for me....


How to Treat hemorrhoids Fast?

A: the pain is unbearable, i hear you...but there are 2 kinds of hemorrhoids. internal and external. the external you can treat in a very simple procedure. the internal are a bit complicated surgery. not that it''s hard to handle but it has unpleasant complications. here is some info about it from familydoctor.org : http://familydoctor.org/online/famdocen/home/common/... The best way to Treat hemorrhoids Fast increase the amount of fiber and water in your diet to combat the chief cause of the problem: chronic constipation. here is some info about Hemroids Treatment - http://www.hemroids.info/ according to me the there are many ways to treat hemorrhoids, it depends on what type of Hemorrhoid you got.definatly fiber and...

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