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Dr. Brims, U.S. Licensed Physician
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what can be done to treat anal leakage. I am in good general

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what can be done to treat anal leakage. I am in good general health and have no symptoms of anything being wrong internally.

Dr Brims :

Hello, welcome to the site! My name isXXXXX and I will try to assist you with your medical question, and any medical information you seek

Dr Brims :

I'm sorry to hear about this

Dr Brims :

When did this start and what have you tried so far?

Customer:

Started about a month ago. only tried good cleaning

Dr Brims :

Okay, have you tried any medication?

Customer:

no

Dr Brims :

Anticholinergic agents like hyoscyamine taken before meals may be helpful in patients who tend to have leakage of stools after eating

Customer:

mine is not just after eating. it comes and goes at any time

Dr Brims :

I see, then this drug will be very helpful

Customer:

great. any other suggestions if this does not work?

Dr Brims :

Another drug, called phenylephrine is useful when is gel form and applied to the anal sphincter

Customer:


Great! Also is this hyoscyamine sold over the counter and what mane do "I ask for with these items?

Dr Brims :

it may be sold over the counter, it depends on where you live

Customer:

Pennsylvanian usa

Customer:

What name do I ask for?

Dr Brims :

You should ask for hyoscyamine,it is not OTC in the USA

Customer:

okay. thank you very much!! Have a great day!

Dr Brims :

You're quite welcome

Dr Brims :

Same to you

Customer:

Thanks. I will give you a EXCELLENT rating

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