How To Deal With Pain Due To Hemorrhoids During Pregnancy?
Tonight, sorry to bother you, I’m pregnant about 27-28 weeks. A week ago I had a hemorrhoid complaint, I had already taken the medicine according to the recommendations from the womb but the results were the same. Now my hemorrhoids are getting worse, I can’t go inside anymore. My question is, what’s wrong with that? The problem is interfering with my activities. I have to do how to reduce the pain feels big lump like that. thanks.
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In ordinary people hemorrhoids can occur at any time. But in a state of pregnancy, hemorrhoids often occur at the age of pregnancy in the third trimester. Where the size of the uterus that is getting bigger. This causes an increase in abdominal and anal cavity pressure which can cause enlarged anal veins called hemorrhoids or hemorrhoids.
In addition, in pregnancy it is not uncommon for a mother to experience constipation due to uterine pressure and hormonal changes that occur, this also increases the risk of hemorrhoids during pregnancy.
Some tips for you:
Increase fiber intake such as fruits and vegetables
Increase fluid intake
Avoid excessive straining during bowel movements
Warm water bath for 10-15 minutes
Use medication according to your doctor's recommendations
Avoid standing or sitting for too long
Sleep and rest enough
If your complaint does not improve or you are worried you should check with your doctor who previously treated you to get an evaluation related to your condition
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