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Thrombosed Hemorrhoid,external or skin tag

Hello everyone,
I have had hemorroids (hemorrhoids) for years and just treated at home. But recently I have a Thrombosed Hemorrhoid and my normal two external ones (that now I wonder are skin tags)  and am not sure what to do. I went to my doc and she gave me a prescription, but I can't say that it has helped. The meds say to use for one week. That's today with no change. Do I keep using the med and hope? Any home remedies that may help? Is my GP the best doctor to see or do I go to a specialist. They are starting to get more uncomfortable, but I don't think any bigger. I would like any suggestions and really appreciate you reading!
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Hi!
If the hemorrhoids are indeed thrombosed, then medical treatment will not help much. Eat high fiber diet.  Practice good personal hygiene, keeping the anal area clean. Add a stool softener if you are constipated to be taken at bed time. There are hemorrhoidal creams available in the market which you can apply. Sit in a tub of warm water for 10 mins at least twice a day. All these will reduce the discomfort. If all these measures fail, you will need surgery—either conventional or laser. You should ideally consult a colo-rectal surgeon for this. Take care!
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I had hemorrhoids and they were so painful.  I took a natural supplement called Hemeez and got great results.  Good luck to you!
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