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You may apply Vaseline or Prep H and apply direct pressure to help stop an episode of hemorrhoid bleeding
If you can't stop bleeding within 15 minutes then get checked
Ongoing significant bleeding for whatever reason would need to be checked ..
They could check you at ER if you need
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Thank you and you are well...
A peper towel / moist apply firm steady pressure ..
Usually will control such bleeding ...
Good 15 minutes ( seems forever when doing that ...)
Take Care !
Yes it is common and especially after having children...
Good luck to you..
I hope that it calms down for you soon this evening