Internal or external inflammation of veins around the rectum comes from long hours of sitting, aging, or chronic constipation in some 50% of the population.
Common - and uncomfortable - treatments include surgery, stapling or rubber band ligation. However, relief may be obtained from specially concocted suppositories that reduce swelling and provide topical pain reduction. Talk to your medical provider to discuss compounding as a treatment option. Or contact us to inquire about potential treatment strategies and cost.