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A personal health question...kind of gross. adult content

Did any of you get hemorrhoids when you were pregnant(or just in general)?

I think I may have them or one or whatever. I don't know if they're considered in singular or plural or what.

Anyways, I have been experiencing some pretty severe itchiness around my anus. It seems to increase jut before I get my period. I don't know if that's connected or not but it happens every month.

What can I do to stop the itching or sooth it?
Does anyone know?

I feel awkward for even posting this.


Asked by Anonymous at 2:39 AM on Mar. 1, 2011 in Health

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Answers (4)
  • Everything they ^^ all said..good luck!

    Answer by -AJ at 8:45 AM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • There are over the counter creams that can help soothe the itching of hemarroids. Preperation H is pretty good. It shrinks the hemmarroid temporarily and numbs it to relieve the itching.

    Answer by proudmom2510 at 2:51 AM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • ask your dr if it itches you need something to sooth it

    Answer by Mrs.Prine at 2:42 AM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Get some Preparation H and Tucks pads for wiping. I didn't have an issue with them while pregnant, but have had them before.

    Answer by SweetLoveofMine at 2:50 AM on Mar. 1, 2011