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Anal Fissures (612 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

32 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Botox
(3)
Eliminate foods over-sensitive to
(6)
Fissurectomy
(2)
Relaxation
(3)
Sphicterotomy
(8)
Rest and avoid sitting
(18)
Cauterization
(1)
Sitz bath
(43)
Wash after bowel movement
(46)
Nitroglycerin/Diltiazem ointment
(12)
Moist wipes
(36)
Avoid hard food (seeds, etc)
(28)
Balneol
(2)
Avoid cruciferous vegetables and legumes
(4)
At least 20-25 g of fiber from fruit, vegetable, whole grains (NOT fiber supplement)
(22)
Medicated wipes
(22)
MiraLAX
(6)
Increase fiber content of diet
(64)
Drink lots of water
(69)
Diltiazem Ointment
(5)
Mineral Oil
(1)
Hydrocortisone
(30)
Lots of chamomile tea
(11)
Colace Stool Softener
(15)
Anesthetic Ointment
(31)
Cotton pads with witch hazel
(32)
Homeopathy
(5)
Petroleum Jelly
(32)
Zinc Oxide
(13)
Metamucil
(28)
Vagisil Feminine Wash
(1)
Multivitamin
(23)

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