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I have had serious itching for about a month now. Sometimes

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i have had serious itching for about a month now. Sometimes it seems better and then it starts up again. Is there anything I should try?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


Apparently this is from a hemmorhoid.

Vegetarian diet, which supplies the soluble fiber to keep the stool soft.

Stool softeners.

Have your doctor make a lidocaine/nifedamine ointment: best in studies.

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

It depends on where the itching is

you used monistat

is it vaginal?