Rectal lump; Piles; Lump in the rectum Treatment
Treatments for hemorrhoids include:
- Over-the-counter corticosteroid creams to help reduce pain and swelling
- Hemorrhoid creams with lidocaine to help reduce pain
- Stool softeners help reduce straining and constipation
Witch hazel (applied with cotton swabs) can reduce itching. Other steps to reduce this itching include:
- Wear cotton undergarments.
- Avoid toilet tissue with perfumes or colors, use baby wipes instead.
- Try not to scratch the...