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What should be done to cure haemorroids ?

Hello, I live in China and last Saturday my Chinese roommate went to the doctor because of some pain . She was diagnosed with inner and outer hemorrhoids . She s only 28 and very healthy. She was sent to a specialist here and they persuaded her to have a PPH. She went back the next day and found that it was a corrupt hospital. It s been 1 week now and she s still in alot of pain. She s been given medicine by another hospital, but is wondering if there was anything she could do to help and if the pain should be lasting this long. She d also like to know what would help ease some of the pain and what she could do to keep from having this problem again.
Asked On : Tue, 10 Apr 2012
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Hi there,
The main problem with hemorrhoids is constipation and constipation further worsens hemorrhoids. Hence , it is a vicious cycle. The most important thing is to keep the stools soft. This can be achieved by having ISABGOL(psyllium husk-laxative) ,dilute 1 tablespoon of isabgol in a glass of clean drinking water and drink immediately once daily at night. Have plenty of fresh fruits like banana and vegetables. Have Oats as a porridge everyday. Soak a handful of raisins in a glass of clean drinking water and leave it overnight. In the morning ,drink the raisin soaked water and eat the raisins. Avoid non-veg like fish, eggs and chicken for the time being.Have a good fibre diet.Any good fibre diet is not good unless you drink plenty of water to encourage good bowel movements. So make sure your friend drinks plenty of water. Exercise 5 days a week if possible.
Actually a GASTROENEROLOGIST or surgeon will be better able to visualise the hemorrhoids with a proctoscope and advise whether surgery is really required or not, according to the grade and severity of hemorrhoids.If it is a minor degree, then just supportive measures like good diet like I mentioned above, Isabgol and plenty of water should be enough. For pain relief she can try Himalaya's PILEX ointment for local application.
Hope your friend feels better soon . Have a nice day :)
Answered: Tue, 10 Apr 2012
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